INTRODUCTION TO THE ARTIST
Jiang Baolin was born in 1942 in Pingdu, Shandong Province. He was admitted to the China Academy of Art in Zhejiang Province in 1962 and studied under teachers, including Pan Tianshou, Lu Weizhao, Lu Yanshao and Gu Kunbo. In 1979, he gained admission to the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing for his master’s degree. Jiang currently tutors PhD candidates at the Chinese National
Academy of Arts and is the vice president of the Research Institute of Traditional Chinese Paintin
He won lots of awards in both international and domestic events, including a silver award at the ninth National Artworks Exhibition. In 2017, his porcelain board painting Dongfang Zhiyun won the Lifetime Achievement Prize of Silver Willow during the Cambridge Xu Zhimo Poetry Art Festival.