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A native of Bogota, Colombia, who now makes her home in Greenville, Diana Farfán is an award-winning ceramic sculptor and instructor, cultural agent and art coach advancing Latino artists in South Carolina. Recognized statewide, Diana is an instrumental leader and key player in this sector who works to make these artists’ voices louder and stronger in South Carolina by mentoring Latino artists and serving as member of the Board of Directors for Palmetto Luna Arts. An advocator for animal welfare, animal rights, and the natural environment, Diana also supports local organizations by increasing awareness of responsible behavior toward animals and nature with emphasis on sensitizing the community, especially youth through the arts. Diana holds a B.A. in Graphic Design and a B.F.A. in Ceramic and Printmaking from Universidad Nacional de Colombia, and a M.F.A. in Ceramic Sculpture from University of South Carolina. She is a Fellow of the 2019 Class of Liberty Fellowship and is a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.