Jac Kuntz graduated with a Masters in Arts Journalism from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She also holds a BA in Psychology and a BFA in Painting with a concentration in art history from Clemson University, SC. She has experience working in both commercial and educational galleries and writing for academic institutions and a non-profit publishing house. She is a freelance art critic, journalist, and editor, and a frequent contributing writer for BURNAWAY. Her research and ongoing project, “Where the Clay is Red,” examines contemporary art in the South through an anthropological and journalistic lens.