Teresa Bramlette Reeves was born in Athens, Georgia and received a BFA in drawing and painting from the University of Georgia, a MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University, and a PhD in art history from the University of Georgia.

Prior to teaching at Georgia State University (2001-11), Reeves worked as the Curatorial Assistant at the following New York City institutions: The New Museum of Contemporary Art, the Guggenheim Museum, and Artists Space. In addition, she was formerly the Assistant Director of The New York Kunsthalle, the Gallery Director and Curator for the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, and the Director of Curatorial Affairs at the Zuckerman Museum of Art. In 2016/17, Reeves completed a Fulbright US Scholar residency, working with the Irish Museum of Modern Art in Dublin. As a part of the curatorial collective, Selvage, she is working on an exhibition that opens in Kilkenny, Ireland in November 2019.

Reeves, who is also a practicing artist, had a solo show at Whitespace Gallery in May 2017. Gallery representation has included: Sandler Hudson Gallery (Atlanta, GA), Althea Viafora Gallery and Information Gallery (New York, NY), and ID Galerie (Düsseldorf, Germany). In addition to solo shows at these commercial venues, she has also presented solo projects at the Jersey City Museum, P.S. 1 Museum and White Columns as well as being included in numerous group shows in Atlanta, New Orleans, NYC, Cologne and Paris. Reeves’ awards include a Pollock-Krasner Grant as well as residencies at notable programs such as the Fellowship Residencies at the MacDowell Colony (Peterborough, NH), Cite International des Arts (Paris, France), Hambidge Center (Rabun, GA), and the P.S. 1 National Studio Program (New York, NY).

Imported Layers Created with Sketch.

We encourage you to share your images using #atlantacontemporary. Read our full photography policy.