On display 1-27 February 1999
About the artist
Teresa Prater is an Assistant Professor of Studio Art in the Department of Art at Converse College, Spartanburg, South Carolina. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and her master of Arts and Master of Fine Arts in painting and drawing from the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.
Her drawings and paintings have been shown in seventeen one-person exhibitions and over 100 exhibitions nationally and in Mexico. She works primarily with charcoal on paper, using the figure and supporting symbolic images to create high contrast narrative environments.
Four of her charcoal drawing were included in the 1998 South Carolina Triennial
Exhibition at the South Carolina State Museum
In her own words...