Born in Dalian in 1955, Mr Zhao Shi Jie graduated from the Oil Painting Department of Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts. He is a member of the Chinese Artists’ Association, the Chinese Academy of Oil Paintings, a professional painter at Liaoning Painting Studio, and the standing vice chairman and secretary of Panjin Artists’ Association. His paintings have been exhibited at many national art exhibitions and were awarded many prizes.
Many of his works were chosen by the Ministry of Culture for international cultural exchanges with both European and Southeast Asian countries and exhibited there. Some of his works were snapped up by the Hong Kong International Art Foundation, the Art Gallery of Taiwan, the Art Gallery of Singapore, and numerous overseas collectors. Many of his paintings have been preserved in the Collection of Contemporary Chinese Oil Paintings of a Hundred Artists.