Teresa Cole, known for her installation print work created primarily in relief and serigraph, exhibits nationally and internationally. Her interest in appropriating varied cultural expressions led to visiting artist engagements globally. Of note are her residencies at Hard Ground Printmakers, Cape Town, South Africa; Frans Masereel Graphics Center in Kasterlee, Belgium; and Khoj Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Her most recent wall screen-print was commissioned by the Lamar Dodd School of Art at the University of Georgia in Athens.
Cole earned a BFA in fiber from MICA, Baltimore, MD and received much of her early printmaking education as a working member of Peacock Printmakers in Aberdeen, Scotland. Her MFA in printmaking is from the Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan. She currently is a professor in Art at Tulane University, where she teaches all forms of Printmaking.