Payal Uttam is a writer, editor and content strategist whose work has appeared in publications including:  CNN, The Wall Street JournalQuartzForbesWomen’s Wear DailyThe Art Newspaper, Artforum and Artsy among other international publications. She has been covering art and culture across the globe for close to a decade. Alongside contributing regularly to various publications, she edits and writes catalogue essays and art market reports. She began her career in Chicago where she studied at the Medill School of Journalism and The Art Institute of Chicago before completing a Master's degree in Art History at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Currently, Payal divides her time between Hong Kong and Singapore.