Dan Popovici was born in Bacau, Romania in 1951. After graduating the High School of Fine Arts ”N. Tonitza” in Bucharest between 1965 - `69, he studied Glass in the Institute of Fine Arts ”N. Grigorescu” in Bucharest between 1970- `75. Next until 1978 he worked in the Glass Factory of Tg. Jiu as glass-designer, also making artistic experiments concering the glass. In this period he participated at the Interational Exibition „Coburger Glass-preis” (Germany `76) and his works has been selected by the Corning Museum of Glass in the catalogues „New Glass” in `77 and `78.
Since 1979 Dan Popovici is teaching in the National University of Arts – Bucharest. He is a member of Romanian Artists` Association from 1982. The artist exhibited his work in an solo show, participated in several National Exhibitions and Symposiums and at 12 International Exibitions: Coburg, ”Glass Kunst” Kassel, Munchen, Erfurt / Germany, ”The International Exhibition of Glass”, Kanazawa / Japan, Novi Sad / Yugoslavia, Lucerna, Zurich / Swisserland, Montreal / Canada, “Seres ’09, I-st International Ceramic & Glass Exhibition”, Eskişehir / Turkey.