Born in Mouping, Shandong Province in 1945. Painter. After graduating from the secondary school attached to the Central Academy of Fine Arts in 1964, he worked in Yunnan Artists Association. He was admitted to the Oil Painting Research Course of Central Academy of Fine Arts in 1978. After graduation in 1980, he stayed in school to teach. In 1986, he went to Paris Academy of Fine Arts to study oil painting and murals. He is now a professor of the Central Academy of Fine Arts. Director of Chinese Oil Painters Association, member of Chinese Artists Association.