Colette Veasey-Cullors received her BFA in Photography from the University of Houston in 1992 and her MFA in Photography, from Maryland Institute College of Art in 1996. She was an Associate Professor of Photography at Howard University in Washington DC from 1996-2008. Colette is currently on faculty, within the Photography Department, at Maryland Institute College of Art. Colette has exhibited her work throughout the United States like California African American Museum in Los Angeles, African American Museum in Philadelphia, Museum of Fine Arts Houston-Glassell School of Art in Houston, and Chattanooga African American Museum in Chattanooga, Tenn. Her work is included in several private collections and in the publication BLACK: A Celebration of a Culture by Deborah Willis, Ph.D. She produced the cover design for the textbook African-American Sociopolitical Philosophy: Imagining Black Communities, by Richard A. Jones, Ph.D.