Hu Leping Chinese Arts and CalligraphyMay 24 2017 – May 31 2017
Hu Leping is a celebrated Chinese painter and calligrapher.
Born in Beijing in 1955, he studied under celebrated artist Mr Wangren. Working in the tradition of Chinese paionting, Hu has gained critical acclaim throughout China - his work has been widely exhibited in China, is collected internationally and has been presented as gifts to foreign leaders by the Chinese government. Mr. Hu is currently the Deputy Secretary-General of the Beijing Painting and Calligraphy Art Research Association, the honorary president of American Chinese Art Society, the senior adviser of American Painting and Calligraphy Institute, the executive director of Hu Leping International Center for the Arts; besides, Mr. Hu has served as a visiting professor at Beijing University Institute of Chinese as a Foreign Education, and he taught foreign students Chinese traditional freehand painting more than ten years at Beijing University.
Working with New Era Development (UK) Ltd. we are pleased to be hosting this exhibition, which will include a live painting demonstration, and fundraising auction for St Luke's Hospice.
Post Hall, Sheffield Institute of Arts