Zhao Songsheng (赵宋生)
Zhao Songsheng (1940) hails from Kusong, Sichuan Province. After his graduation as a professional Chinese painter from the Fine Arts Department of the Yunnan Art Academy in 1965, he was assigned to work in the Yuxi District Mass Fine Arts Center. In 1983, he transferred to Yuxi City to become deputy-director of the Municipal Cultural Office.
Zhao is a master of various genres, but excels in Chinese painting, New Year pictures and comic strips. He has been awarded a number of prizes and some of his work has been included in the collection of the China Art Gallery.
Zhongguo meishuguan (ed.), 中国美术年鉴 1949-1989 (Guilin: Guangxi meishu chubanshe, 1993)