RUO LI — Ruo Li was born in Hunan, China, in 1954. He graduated from the prestigious Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art with a BA degree. After graduation, he taught for eight years at the Fine Art Department of Henan University and became the Vice Director of the Teaching and Researching Committee of the Department. He went to the United States in 1989 to attend his personal show and gradually settled down in California. Five years after his arrival, U.S. Art Magazine chose him as one of the ten artists to watch in the country. Ruo Li is now a Master Signature Member of Oil Painters of America; Signature Member of California Art Club and Signature Member of American Society of Marine Artists.