Chen Youji (陈有吉)

Chen YoujiChen Youji (1940, Jianchang, Liaoning Province) graduated in 1964 from the Lu Xun Fine Arts Academy. In 1978, he joined the teaching staff of the Fine Arts Department of Dongbei Normal College in Changchun, where he still works.

Chen is known for his figurative painting in 工笔 gongbi ('meticulous')-style, and for his New Year pictures.

Zhongguo meishuguan (ed.), 中国美术年鉴 1949-1989 (Guilin: Guangxi meishu chubanshe, 1993)

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