Karen Kunc received a BFA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and an MFA from Ohio State University. She is Professor Emeritus of Art at the University of Nebraska – Lincoln where she has taught from 1983-2020. Her works have been shown in exhibitions nationally and internationally, including The National Academy Museum, NY; Krakow Print Triennial, Poland; Excellence, Chamalieres, France; Invisible Cities, Ca’ Zenobio, Venice, Italy; Galerija Art 55, Nis, Serbia; Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis; and ARTag Gallery, Helsinki, Finland. Her prints and artists’ books are in numerous public collections, including Museum of Modern Art, NY; the Library of Congress; Jyväskylä Art Museum, Finland; Huntington Museum, WV; and the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington DC. She has taught workshops around the world, in Egypt, Italy, Finland, Poland, Japan, France, Mexico, Iceland, Bangladesh, Spain; and she has lectured as a visiting artist to over 200 institutions. She is the director/owner of Constellation Studios, Lincoln, Nebraska.