Artists participating in this year’s exhibition of Chinese culture are: Ms. Sally Feng, she is a professional painter. She now served as Asia Art Association’s New York Chapter President. Her painting style into something cultural and artistic elements, and actively participate in the exchange and the promotion of Chinese and Western art. Andrew YiXiong Gu, he graduated from Xi’an University of Arts and Science Department of Art, he likes to study philosophy, religion and good Zen Ink. He is an art teacher New York Golden Eagle Institute, and President of the World Buddhist Art Center.
Ms. Altina Vergada, interior designer. She was previously president of the New York Long Island Painting and Calligraphy Association. She is passionate about Chinese ink painting, uninterrupted decades and created many outstanding works.
Mr. Xinde Shen, calligrapher He has participated in domestic and international calligraphy exhibition; works appeared in the 2014 was South Korea Asia calligraphy art award “North American painting one hundred.".
Mr. Tim Huang, calligrapher. He is vice president of the North American Association of calligraphy works incorporated into the “China’s elite talent ceremony."
Ms. Karen Klein Wolf, she graduated from New York’s Queens College Art Department. She loves Chinese ink painting ,. She is a member of the New York Long Island Painting and Calligraphy Association.
Ms. Gladys Stewart, she is a doctoral student of ecology. She fell in love with Chinese ink painting by chance. She is a member of the New York Long Island Painting and Calligraphy Association.
Mr. Hu Xie, paper-cut artists.
We live lens specially recorded the painting process Andrew YIXiong Gu masters, enjoy.
我們現場鏡頭特意記錄了古一雄畫師的禅畫繪畫過程，請同道欣賞：World Zen Art Center YiXiong Gu Master painting show: First, the preparatory work
World Zen Art Center YiXiong Gu Master painting show: Tenth, the scene a corner
古一雄 Andrew Yi-Xiong Gu was born in China in 1971. In 1993 at age 19 he moved to Xi’an, China to attend Xi’an United University . Gu YiXiong studied and majored in art, brush painting, painting, sketch, watercolor, and oil painting. He graduated an Art Major from Xi’an United University .
Currently, He is the President of World Zen Art Center, co-director of China Zen Art Academy.
In 2003 he went to Japan to take part in a culture exchange sponsored by the Japan China Cultural Association. While in Japan his art works were collected by Japanese friends and received good evaluations. Next, he went to Beijing People’ Hall to participate in the “China Soul-Celebration of the 56th Anniversary of the Establishment of People’s Republic of China, Calligraphy and Paintings of Celebrities National Celebration Benevolent of China.” China Art Weekly featured and introduced Gu YiXing’s paintings.
In 2005 he won the Gold Medal at the China-America ,San Francisco ,Chinese Painting and Calligraphy International Contest. He then received several other awards in China. At the Beijing People’s Hall, he received the name of the “Ten Best Moral & Art Model“ from the Moral Model Meeting of China Organizing Committee. He also received from the Traditional Culture Promoting Project of China, the award of “Traditional Culture Promoting Project of China Outstanding Award.” In 2008, China Cultural Information Association and China Cultural United Publishing Company awarded him the name of “Master of the Time”.
Mr. Gu moved to the U.S. in 2009 to actualize his dream that of the development and prosperity of Zen Art and Chinese brush painting to grow worldwide. He specializes in Chinese ink landscape and Zen brush paintings. His ambition and life goal is to establish an international Zen Art development to ensure Zen Art’s prosperity and appreciation for generations to come.
Gu YiXiong currently teaches the Zen-Chinese brush painting at the World Zen Art Center in Queens, New York.