Abbreviated Vita, 1986 to present
Professor, Ceramics
Eastern Michigan University

Diana Pancioli was born in Detroit, Michigan. She received a BFA (cum laude) from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan in 1970 and an MFA from New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred, New York in 1989. She taught at EMU from 1991 to 2018.

EDUCATION1989New York State College of Ceramics
Alfred, New York,
 1970Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan
B.F.A. Cum Laude
COMMISSIONS2008Companions 8' x 12'
Henry Ford Hospital
Commission: Ms. Elena Ford
Detroit, Michigan
 2007Wall 4'x 9'
Simulation Laboratory
Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, Michigan
 2005Drinking fountain surround
Clara Ford Pavilion
Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, Michigan
 2003"PASSAGE" Mural 5'x 65'
Compuware Corporate Headquarters
Detroit, Michigan
 2003"CUOCA" Terra cotta bust
Italian Heritage room
Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan
 1999"GARDEN" MURAL, 8'x 8'
Walt Breast Center,
Karmanos Cancer Institute
Detroit, Michigan
 1994"ARC" Mural 12'x 30'
University Health Center/ Detroit
Receiving Hospital
Detroit, Michigan
 1986"In Honor of M.C. Stratton"
Cadillac Station 21'x 150'
Detroit People Mover Mural
Detroit, Michigan
PUBLICATIONS2007Article "Glaze Forward"
Ceramics Monthly Website
 2006Article "Glaze Forward"
Cone 6 Reduction
Circulating non-profit project
Ceramics Monthly, June, '06
 19991999 Book: "EXTRUDED CERAMICS"
Larkbooks: Asheville, N.C.,
A&C Black: London, England
National show of 44 potters
University Gallery, EMU
 2013PERSPECTIVES, Five sculptors
University Gallery, EMU and
NCECA Conference, Rhode Island
EXHIBITIONS2018Masters of Ceramics
Midland Museum of Art
Group Show
Midland, Michigan
 1990 to 2017Eastern Michigan University
Faculty Shows
Ypsilanti, Michigan
 2012Alumni Show
Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan
 2012Group Show
"Simply by Hand: Architectural Ceramics from Mary Stratton to Now"
Pewabic Pottery,
Detroit Michigan
 2011Two Person Show
Diana Pancioli and Sergio DeGiusti
Kay Yourist Gallery
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Invitational Group
Pewabic Pottery
 20042004 "Please Set the Table"
Invitational Group Show
Detroit, Michigan
 20032003 Ceramics U.S.A.
National Juried Group Show
Denton, Texas
 20032003 Detroit Relics
Group Invitational Show
Highland, Illinois
"Big Pots"
Wayne State University
Detroit, Michigan
"Big Pots"
NCECA Conference
Seattle, Washington and Tampa, Florida
 2007Glaze Forward
Michigan Ceramic Arts Association
Conference at C.C.S.
Detroit, Michigan
 2006National Conference on
Education in the Ceramic Arts
Presented: Glaze Forward Project
Portland, Oregon
Extruder Workshop
Dallas, Texas
 2005Lecture: Public Art
Brighton Art Guild
Brighton, Michigan
 2005Extrusion Workshop
Three Extrusion Workshops
Ithaca, New York
Cleveland, Ohio
Toledo, Ohio
KILNS BUILT2009Catenary Soda Kiln, E.M.U.
 2006Catenary Salt Kiln, E.M.U
Spring Workshop
 2004-2005Wood fired Train Kiln, E.M.U