| Born 1960, Ontario
Joni Moriyama has worked for more than 25 years as a ceramic artist making vessel and sculptural forms. She received her undergraduate training at the Ontario College of Art (now OCADU) and her MFA at Alfred University in New York State. Moriyama has taught ceramics and 3D design at OCAD University since 1999. She also teaches ceramics in her home studio, Studio Dalmori, in Toronto.