Doctor of Fine Arts. Born in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China in 1963. Professor of the Central Academy of Fine Arts, Secretary-general of Printmaking Institute of China National Academy of Painting, Member of Graphic Arts Commission of Chinese Artists Association, Member of Chinese Artists Association. His work has successively won the Bronze Awards and Honorable Mentions at the 7th, 8th and 9th National Fine Arts Exhibition, Gold Award at the 13th Graphic Arts Exhibition as well as an Outstanding Award at the 5th Beijing International Art Biennale. His monographs include Printmaking Techniques, Divine Engravers and Masters of Painting – Comparative Studies on the Chinese and Western Printmaking Forms Before the 20th Century, etc.