Wang Mingming is a Chinese artist who was born in 1952 in Beijing, China and who has succeeded in combining the spacious and imaginary brushstrokes of the ancient scholar paintings with the feelings and thoughts of modern life. It adds rich poetry fun and supreme conception to his paintings which always bear his fresh and distinctive personal style.
Since his childhood, he adored painting and since his works have been displayed in over 30 countries. In the 1970s, Wang Mingming took a long process of studying the masters like Wu Zuoren, Li Kuchan, Jiang Zhaohe, Liu Lingcang, Lu Chen, Zhou Sicong, Yao Youduo which helped him lay a solid foundation of painting.
In 1978, he was admitted to the Central Academy of Art, but did not attend school, in the same year, he was transferred to Beijing Fine Art Academy to do professional painting.
His works had been displayed many times at the National Art Exhibition. He used to hold many personal exhibitions and lectures in Beijing, Singapore, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Canada and published a variety of personal art collections.
In 2004, he was awarded the honorary title of ” Advanced Individual Made Outstanding Contributions to the Capital Construction ” by Beijing Municipal Committee.
Wang Mingming holds the following positions:
Member of the Standing Committee of the CPPCC National Committee
First-class artist and the dean of Beijing Fine Art Academy
Deputy Director of Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture
Vice Chairman of Chinese Artists Association
Chairman of Beijing Artists Association
Vice Chairman of Beijing Federation of Literary and Art Circles Committee
Deputy Director of the CPPCC National Committee
Member of China Federation of Literary and Art Circles Committee
Doctoral tutor of Chinese Arts Academy
Vice President of China Overseas Friendship Association
Vice President of Beijing Association of Intellectuals outside the party
Vice President of Beijing Municipal People’s Association for Friendship
Wang Mingming lives and works in Beijing, China.