Teresa Coates is a Boston-based photographer known for her fine art portraiture that explores the human condition in the documentary style. Her sensitive visual narratives capture the passion, strength, spirit, and tenacity of her subjects. Her pictures illustrate the breadth of her gaze: rural farm children and rodeo bulls.
Teresa has exhibited her work in solo shows at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and in juried regional & national group shows including the Fitchburg Art Museum, Stephen F. Austin University, Catamount Arts, Galatea Fine Art, and other galleries throughout the US. She has received artists grants from the Council for the Arts at MIT, and is a recipient of the Stephen Jareckie Photography Award, Fitchburg Art Museum.
GRASPING NECESSITY: TUSSLE, 2016