Yun-Fei Ji is active/lives in New York / China. YunFei Ji is known for symbolic landscape, allegory and history painting.
Biography Yun-Fei Ji
Yun-Fei Ji's ink-and-brush with mineral pigments on rice or mulberry
paper scenes are "part history painting, part symbolic landscape, part
documentary (and at times autobiographical) sketchbook"(Knafo).
artist was born in Beijing in 1963, to a People's Liberation Army
doctor and his wife, and grew up in the city of Hangzhou, on a military
base where his father ran a clinic. At the age of 10, he was sent
by his mother to study with an officer who drew illustrations for PLA
combat-training manuals. In the late 1970s, Ji was one of the
youngest students attending the Beijing Central Academy of Fine
Arts. As political power changed in China, he witnessed his
teachers paint and repaint scenes containing to
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