John Murphy

Executive Creative Director

John’s career has taken him around the world, back in time, and into the future. For more than 25 years, he has expertly designed and directed evocative media experiences for distinguished visitor destinations. The National Constitution Center, Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, the World of Coca-Cola, Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, Cummins Engine, and The American Civil War Museum in Richmond, Virginia are just a few that John has directed and produced compelling visitor experiences.

From battlefields to state capitol buildings and presidential homes to corporate headquarters, John has overseen the production of numerous historic films and media elements that create truly immersive experiences. He possesses the skills, style, and sensibilities required to tell captivating stories in three-dimensional spaces. On every project at Solid Light, John applies his unique understanding of how exhibits and media combine to form a creative process that brings the project vision to life. 

At Solid Light, John spearheads the creative department at each stage of the project process and works in concert with clients and the Solid Light team to ensure a high level of artistry and excellence that exceeds expectations.