Li Xingtao (李醒滔)
Li Xingtao (1943, Kaiping, Guangdong Province) graduated from the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts in 1968. A member of the Chinese Artists Association and president of the Guangdong Studio of Painting, Li excels in traditional Chinese painting, propaganda painting and oil painting.
Li has been the recipient of many awards. He created the 1978 work 'A moment that is hard to forget', featuring Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai, Zhu De and He Long, in collaboration with Zhang Shaocheng and Li Xingtao.
Important Art of New China 1949-1979 (China Guardian Auction Catalogue 1997, Beijing)
Zhongguo meishuguan (ed.), 中国美术年鉴 1949-1989 (Guilin: Guangxi meishu chubanshe, 1993)