(1908 - 1997)
Zuoren Wu was active/lived in China. Zuoren Wu is known for painting.
Wu Zuoren was born in Suzhou City, Jiangsu Province, China, in 1908 and
died in 1997. He started his studies at the Department of Fine Arts of
Shanghai University in 1927.
The prominent Chinese painter Xu Beihong
recommended him for studies in Europe, and Wu studied painting in Paris
in 1929 and in 1935 graduated from Belgium's Royal Institue of Fine
Arts, honored with Laureate Student. He returned to China in 1935 and
taught at the Central University, then located in Nanjing. In 1946 Wu
and Xu Beihong took over leadership of the Beiping State Academy of Arts,
where he was professor and dean of studies.
He had painting
exhibitions in Britain, France and Switzerland in 1947. His ... Displaying 750 of 1316 characters.