Shang Dezhou (尚德周)
Shang Dezhou (1939) was born in Yulin, Shaanxi Province. After graduating from the Xi’an Art Academy in 1960, he taught at various schools. In 1978, he enrolled as a research student in the Oil Painting Department of the Zhejiang Art Academy, where he graduated in 1980. He currently is a professor at the Xi’an Art Academy.
Shang is known for his oil paintings and murals.
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