1946 Ai was born in Shenyang, China.
1985 She graduated from Liaoning University, majoring in Chinese Language and Literature.
1990 She participated in a Liaoning Traditional Chinese Painting Research Training Program, which she completed in 1990.
2000 Ai won the second prize in the Shenyang Painting Contest with one of her ﬁnest piece of works the “Peony”.
2001 Her “Peony Melody” was selected for the exhibition of the Best Art in Liaoning.
2003 One of her paintings “Peony Chant” won her a Bronze Award in the Zhongshan Cup Art Composition.
2004 Danqiu’s “Red Peony” was chosen for the Liaoning Art Exhibition.
2005 Her “Peony in Full Bloom” was selected for the first Liaoning Province Female Artists’ Art Exhibition.
Ai Danqiu is an active member of several professional artists’ bodies, i.e. The China Artists Association (Liaoning Branch), the Shenyang Artist Association as well as the Zhongshan Painting and Calligraphy Research Society. As a devoted artist and educationist, Ai was accredited many times by the Chinese government for her outstanding contribution to the community and her professional achievements. Ai was greatly inspired and inﬂuenced by her teacher Song Yugui, the great master painter of traditional Chinese ink and brush painting, who is an expert in landscape as well as ﬂowers and birds painting.
Ai Danqiu’s solo art exhibition was held in Singapore from 2nd to 12th February in 2007. Her 2nd solo art exhibition in Singapore was held at the atrium of “The Village” at Jurong Hill in February 2009.
艾丹秋女仕 —— 中国画家，潜心于牡丹国画创作。