LI Yifeng was born in Tianjin in 1964. He graduated from
Nankai University in 1986, and completed his studies from
China Central Academy of Fine Arts (CAFA) in 1989.
He holds the following titles and memberships: member of
Chinese Paintings Committee of China Fine Artists
Association, member of China Fine Artists Association,
member of China Cultural Relics Society, vice chairman of
Tianjin Fine Artists Association, a member of judging panel
of 12 th National Fine Arts Exhibition, president of Tianjin
People’s Arts Publishing House.
His additional honors and capacities include: visiting scholar
of China Renmin University, guest professor of Chinese
Paintings College of Tianjin Fine Arts Institute, guest
professor of Nankai University, guest professor of US Asia-
Pacific Arts Studies Institute, part-time professor at China
Armed Police Commanders College, and guest artist of
Tianjin Fine Arts Academy.
Li has published around 10 personal arts albums, including
<Yifeng Paintings Album>, <Yifeng Ink & Wash Paintings>,
<Yifeng Paintings Language>, < Li Yifeng Arts Collated>,
<Masters Works- Li Yifeng Art Album>, <Walking Painting
Brushes 信笔直扫>, <Where the Heart Resides 会心处不在
远>, <Gentle Scholar with Humble Bone谦谦峰骨 澹澹书生
>. He has also published about a 100 academic papers such
as <The Philosophical Identity of Chinese Paintings>, <China
Paintings as Seen & Experienced>, <Notes upon Reading
Huang 读黄札记>, <Context for Ink & Wash Paintings of
China’s Badashanren八大山人>, and <Wayout for Xieyi
(Freehand Brushwork) Paintings>, to name just a few.