William Wylie teaches photography and is the current chair of Studio Art at the University of Virginia. His photographs and videos have been shown both nationally and internationally, including A Complex Eden at The Museum of Fine Art, St. Petersburg, FL, This Heavy Veil at Page Bond Gallery, Richmond, Route 36 at the Joslyn Museum of Art, Omaha and Vanderbilt University, Nashville, High Modernism at The Amon Carter Museum. Fort Worth, TX, and Forged Power, New Video at Arizona State University Art Museum. He is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Yale Art Museum Fellowship, a Virginia Museum of Fine Arts Fellowship, Colorado Council Art Fellowship, residencies at the American Academy in Rome and the Center for Land Use Interpretation in Utah as well as numerous university fellowships. His work can be found in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, National Gallery of Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, Virginia Museum of Fine Art, and Yale University Art Museum, among others. He has published four books of his work: Riverwalk (University Press of Colorado, 2000), Stillwater (Nazraeli Press, 2002), Carrara (Center for American Places, 2009), and Route 36 (Flood Editions, 2010). Wylie is a Mead Honored Faculty at UVA is the director of the Studio Art Study Abroad Program in Italy.