Hua Jian Kun 華劍堃

Hua Jiankun was born in 1945 at Tailai County of Heilongjiang Province. He completed his undergraduate and postgraduate studies in the Department of Oil Painting at Luxun Academy of Fine Art in Shenyang in the 1970s.

Hua Jiankun is an artist with passion for life. Travelling is a means Hua uses to stimulate his creativity; he has travelled extensively around Europe and North America.

Hua expresses his experiences using bold strokes and bright colours. Although his works are impressionist in style, they contain an abstract touch which is emotional and unique.

He has also exhibited in Russia, America and South East Asia. In 1989, he was invited to exhibit at the China Academy of Fine Art, and in 1990 and 1991 in Koyama and Tokyo. In 1992, he held an exhibition in the National Art Museum of China in Beijing and the event was widely reported by local and international media. His works are collected by local and international art lovers.