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SELECTED MEMBERSHIP:

Transparent Watercolor Society of America

The National Society of  Painters in Casein and Acrylic

Allied Artists of America, INC

American Artists Professional League, New York

National Art League , New York

Salmagundi Art Club ,New York

International Society of Acrylic Painters

Pennsylvania Watercolor Society

    North-East Watercolor Society

    Missouri Watercolor Society

Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Society


   

SELECTED AWARDS IN NATIONAL EXHIBITIONS:

 

2016:

  • The Best of Show Award in the ISAP 7th Annual Open Online Exhibition.

  • First Place Award in the 25th Annual International Society of Experimental Artists International Art Exhibition
  • The WHS Morris Meyer Memorial Award in Watercolor USA in the Watercolor USA 2016 exhibition
  • Holbein Award in the 2016 NorthStar Watermedia National Juried Exhibition

2015:

  • The Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club Award  in the Allied Artists of America, INC Annual Exhibition in New York City.

  • The Judith and A. Richard Cohen Abstraction Award in the 2015 Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors

  • The Virginia and Fritz Weigand Award-2nd Place in the 2015 Rocky Mountain National Watermedia exhibition

  • The Best of International Arts 2015 artists in the ART tour magazine INTERNATIONAL ANNIVERSARY ISSUE

  • Signature Members Award of the Rocky Mountain National Watermedia Society

2014:

  • The Martin Family Award in the 33rd Annual Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors

  • The Best of Acrylic Painting in North Light Books’ 2nd Annual Acrylic Works Competition  

  • Winners of Excellence in the First 2014 World Watercolour Competition hosted by the Art of Watercolour magazine, France

  • Winners of Excellence in North Light Books’ Competition: the Incite 3: The Art of  Storytelling

2013:

  • The Salis International, INC. Award in the Watercolor Society of Alabama 72nd National Exhibition

  • The Daniel Smith Artists Materials Award in the Louisiana Watercolor Society 43rd International Exhibition

  • Signature Members Award of the Transparent Watercolor Society of America

  • Signature Members Award of the Allied Artists of America, Inc.

  • Signature Members Award of the National Society of  Painters in Casein and Acrylic, Inc.

2012:

  • First Place in Watercolor in the Art Buzz the 2012 Collection

  • The Board of Directors Award in the Watercolor Art Society-Houston 35th International Exhibition

  • Third Place in the Associated Arts of Ocean Shores 43rd Annual Juried and Open Fine Art, Photography and Electronic Media Show

  • The Recognition Award in the Associated Arts of Ocean Shores 43rd Annual Juried and Open Fine Art, Photography and Electronic Media Show

  • The TWSA Members Award in the 36th Transparent Watercolor Society of America Annual Juried Exhibition

  • Award Painting was published on page 24 of the American Artist Watercolor magazine summer issue

  • The Honorable Mention Award in the 27th Watercolor Wyoming National Exhibition

  • The NWS Members & Friends Award in the National Watercolor Society 92nd Annual Exhibition

  • Listed in Who’s Who in America -66th Edition

2011 :

  • The Richard Barrett Memorial Award in the California Watercolor Association 42nd National Exhibition

  • Catalog Cover, Exhibition Announcement Cards in the Rocky Mountain National Watermedia 2011 Exhibition

2010 :

  • The Great Art Award in the United Kingdom Patchings 2010 Open Competition

  • The Honorable Mentions Award in the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society Annual Juried Exhibition

  • The Merit Ribbons Award in the National Art League Annual Open Exhibition in New York

  • The Honorable Mention Award in the National Art League Fall Member Exhibition in New York

  • The Bronze Award  in the Red River Watercolor Society Annual National Juried  Watermedia  Exhibition

  • The Merit- Award in the Watercolor Art Society-Houston International Exhibition

  • Winners of Excellence featured in the Studio Visit Volume Nine

  • Signature Members Award of the Pennsylvania Watercolor Society

  • Signature Members Award of the North East Watercolor Society, INC

  • Signature Members Award of the International Society of Acrylic Painters

 2009:  

  • Silver Medal in the National Art League Fall Members’ Show in New York

  • The Ellen Owen Memorial Award in the Southwestern Watercolor Society Membership Exhibition

  • The American Artists’ Professional League Award in the Salmagundi Club Annual Juried Painting and Sculpture Exhibition for Non-members

  • Best in Works on Paper in Manhattan Arts International’s Sixth Her Story competition / online exhibition

  • Merit- Award in the Watercolor Art Society-Houston International Exhibition

  • The Gerry Lenfest Award for American Art in the National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic

  • Back Cover in the Kennedy Publishing’s BEST OF AMERICA-Watermedia Artists, Volume II

  • Elected a Resident Artist Member of the Salmagundi Club, New York City

2008:

  • The Best Painting in Show in the American Artists Professional League Grand National Exhibition   

  • Signature Members Award of the American Artists Professional League, New York

  • 10 finalists of  the International Artist magazine Challenge No. 42 PEOPLE & FIGURES competition  

  • The Honorable Mention Ribbon in the National Art League “Small Works Exhibition”

  • First Place in the  National Art League Annual Open Exhibition

  • Signature Members Award of the National Art League, NY

  • Third Place in the Annual River Road Show sponsored by the Louisiana Art and Artists Guild

 2007:

  • First place-Gold Medal in the National Art League Fall Members’ Show in New York

  • Second place in the 74th Annual International Exhibition of the Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers  Society  of  Washington, DC

  • The Honorable Mention in the 74th Annual International Exhibition of the Miniature Painters, Sculptors & Gravers  Society  of  Washington, DC      

  • Third place in the 33rd Annual Alaska Watercolor Society Juried Exhibition

  • Fourth place in the  “The Look of Love”  2007  of   the Northwest Cultural Council, Illinois

  • The Raymond Chow Memorial Award in the American Artists Professional League 79th Grand National Exhibition, New York

  • One of the 10 finalists of the International Artist's  People & Figures competition

  • Back Cover of the exhibition’s catalog in the Canadian Society of  Painters in Water Colour 82nd Open Juried Art Exhibition

2006:

  • One of the 10 finalists of the American Artist Casein Art Competition.

  • The Winsor & Newton Award in the American Artists Professional League 78th Grand National Exhibition

2004:

  • Winners of Excellence featured in the How Did You Paint That?-100 ways to paint PEOPLE & FIGURES Volume 1

2003:

  • The Excellent Award in the Membership Exhibition of the American Artist Professional League, New York

2002:

  • Award Painting featured on the Art News March issue

  • Award Oil Painting featured on Chinese Art Today

2001:

  • Award Paintings exhibit in Lord and Taylor window show on Fifth Avenue New York City, New York

  • Award Paintings featured in the Art News December issue

2000:  

  • The Honorable Mention-Acrylic Klara Herring Memorial Award in spring 2000 of Washington Square Outdoor Art Exhibition

1999:

  • Grand Prize in the Eighth Annual Manhattan Arts International Competition

  • Second and Back Cover in May Chinese Watercolor-9 issue magazine

  • The People’s Choice Award in the Alliance of New York Artists Competition

1998:

  • Award Paintings featured in the Chinese Watercolour 4 magazine

  • Grand Prize in the Seventh Annual Manhattan Arts International Competition

  • Award Winner in the Volume 15 No.2 Summer 1998 issue of Manhattan Arts International

1997:

  • Winners of Excellence in the 1997 Manhattan Arts International Sixth Annual Competition

  • People’s Choice Award in the Annual Individual Artists Showcase Competition

  • Winner in Soho International Art Competition sponsored by Agora Gallery and Art-Mine

  • Winner introduced in Success Now! For Artists, November issue-the Artrepreneur  Newsletter For Fine Artists

  • Four Award Paintings featured in ART-MINE, THE ART RESOURCE

1996:

  • One of the Two Winners in 1996-97 Individual Artists Showcase Competition co-sponsored by the Queens Borough Public Library and the Alliance of Queens Artists

  • Award Paintings featured in November, Sino-Foreign Communication-56 issue

  • Gold Medal in the China Art Competition

1995:

  • Excellent Comedy Drawings in the Comedy World Magazine Competition

1994:

  • Excellent Award in the Beijing Art Competition for the 8th National Art Exhibition

  • Excellent Awards in the Inner Mongolia Art Competition for the 8th National Art Exhibition

  • One painting was sent to Beijing as One of the Best Paintings for the 8th National Art Exhibition

  • The Only Young Artist who had three paintings in the 8th National Art Exhibition

1993:

  • Excellent Award on the Second cover of  Nationality Literature, 5 Issue

1992:

  • Excellent Award in the Second Watercolor & Gouache National Exhibition, his work were selected for the travel show to San Francisco, Los Angeles, USA

1991:

  • Two of his Award Paintings were selected for the Contemporary Chinese Watercolor Masters Exhibition at the South Sea Art Center in San Francisco, USA

1989:

  • One of the six Best Work in Encounter Monthly of Shanghai magazine

  • Excellent Award in the Inner Mongolia Art Competition

  • One of the 50 Most Famous Artists in China

1982:

  • Second Place in the National Film Advertising Design Competition, China

1972:

  • First Place in the National Children’s Paper-cut Competition in Beijing




SELECTED NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITIONS:

2016:

The Gibson County Visual Art Association 2016 Spring Exhibition

The Northwest Watercolor Society 76th International Open Exhibition

The Watercolor USA 2016 exhibition

The Internation Society of Acrylic Painters 7th Annual Open Online Exhibition

The 25th Annual International Society of Experimental Artists International Art Exhibition

The 2016 National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic 62nd Annual Exhibition

The 2016 Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors

The San Diego Watercolor Society 36th International Exhibition
The Allied Artists of America, INC 103rd Annual Exhibition

The 2016 NorthStar Watermedia National Juried Exhibition

The California Watercolor Association 47th National Exhibition

2015:
The Rockies West National 23rd Annual National Exhibition of Western Colorado Watercolor Society
The Texas National Competition & Exhibition 2015

The Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors

The National Watercolor Society All Member Exhibition 2015

The Allied Artists of America, INC Annual Exhibition

The Rocky Mountain National Watermedia exhibition

2014:

The American Watercolor Society 147th  Annual International Exhibition

The North Light Book’s 2nd Annual AcrylicWorks: The Best of Acrylic Painting Competition

The National Society of  Painters in Casein and Acrylic 60th Annual exhibition

The 1st  2014 World Watercolour Competition,  the Art of Watercolour magazine, France

The North Light Books’ Competition: the Incite 3: The Art of  Storytelling

2013:

Allied Artists of America, INC

The International Society of Experimental Artists

The World Watercolour Competition, France

The Missouri Watercolor Society International 2013 Exhibition

The Watercolor Society of Alabama 72nd National Exhibition

The Louisiana Watercolor Society 43rd International Exhibition

The Transparent Watercolor Society of America 37th Annual Exhibition

The National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic 59th Annual Exhibition

The Rocky Mountain National Watermedia  40th Annual Exhibition

  The Allied Artists of America, INC 100th Annual Exhibition

2012:

The Watercolor Art Society-Houston 35th International Exhibition

The Associated Arts of Ocean Shores 43rd Annual Juried and Open Fine Art, Photography and Electronic Media Show

The Transparent Watercolor Society of America Annual Juried Exhibition

The National Society of Painters in Casein and Acrylic

The 27th Watercolor Wyoming  National Exhibition

The Rocky Mountain National Watermedia

The Alexandria Museum of Art 25th September Competition

The National Watercolor Society 92nd Annual Exhibition

The Allied Artists of America, INC

2011:

The California Watercolor Association

The Rocky Mountain National Watermedia

The International Transparent Watercolor Society

Listed in Who’s Who in America (66th Edition)

2010:

The International Society of Acrylic Painters 13th Annual International Exhibition

The Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors

Watercolor U.S.A

The Society of Watercolor Artists Twenty-ninth Juried Art Exhibition

The Rock Mountain Thirty-seventh Annual National Watermedia Exhibition

The North East Watercolor Society Thirty-fourth Annual International Exhibition

The American Artists Professional League Grand National Exhibition, New York

The  Louisiana Watercolor Society International Exhibition

The Illinois Watercolor Society Annual Open Juried Exhibition

The Society of Watercolor Artists Juried Art Exhibition, TX

The Red River Watercolor Society Annual National Juried Watermedia Exhibition

2009:

The American Artists Professional League Grand National Exhibition, New York

The Transparent Watercolor Society of  America  National Exhibition

The North East  Watercolor  Society  Annual International Open Exhibition

The Southwestern  Watercolor  Society  Annual Membership Exhibition

The Georgia  Watercolor  Society  Members Exhibition

2008:

The Annual International Exhibition of  the  Miniature Painters , Sculptors & Gravers Society of  Washington, D.C

The Watercolor Art Society-Houston

The Missouri Watercolor Society

The Western Colorado Watercolor Society

The Red River Watercolor Society

The Connecticut Academy of Fine Art Exhibition

The North East Watercolor Society

The Louisiana Art and Artists’ Guild

2007 :

The National Watercolor Society All Member Show

The Pennsylvania Watercolor Society International Exhibition

The Canadian Society of Painters in Water Color Exhibition

2005:  

The Woodstock School of Art Regional Exhibition

2004:

The American Artists Professional League Membership Exhibition New York

The American Artists Professional League Grand National Exhibition, New York

The Allied Artist of American Annual Exhibition, New York

2002:

The Annual Small Works Competition and Exhibition by Washington Square East Galleries and New York University  

The American Artist Professional League Membership Exhibition

1999:  

The Annual Manhattan Arts International Competition

1998:  

The Annual Manhattan Arts International Competition

1997:  

The Agora Gallery Soho International Art Competition

The Soho Art-International Art Contest  sponsored by Artist Spectrum and Agora Gallery

The Annual Manhattan Arts International Competition

1996:

Queens Borough Public Library and Alliance of New York Artist Individual Artist Showcase Competition


MAGAZINES/BOOKS/NEWS/NEWSPAPERS

2016:

The ART tour INTERNATIONAL

The Inspiration-INTERNATIONAL ART BOOK

The ART Tour INTERNATIONAL SPRING 2016 issue

2015:

ART tour INTERNATIONAL ANNIVERSARY ISSUE

North Light Books’ Acrylic Works 2

2014:

Art of Watercolour magazine, France

The Incite 3: The Art of  Storytelling

2011:

Who’s Who in America-66th Edition

Best of the Best Volume 1 of Kennedy Publishing

Art Buzz 2012 Collection

International Dictionary of Artists Volume I

2010:  

Best of  America Watermedia Artists Volume II

Studio Visit Volume Nine

The Artist Magazine, September Issue. United Kingdom

American Watercolor Society Newsletter, Summer Issue

National Watercolor Society Newsletter, Summer Issue

2009:  

ART CALENDAR magazine, June Issue

American Watercolor Society Newsletter, Summer Issue

National Watercolor Society Newsletter, Summer Issue

National Watercolor Society Newsletter, Winter Issue

2008:  

INTERNATIONAL ARTIST magazine December07/January 2008 Issue

American Watercolor Society Newsletter, Summer Issue

National Watercolor Society Newsletter, Spring Issue

2007:  

AMERICAN ARTIST. January Issue

American Watercolor Society Newsletter, Summer Issue

National Watercolor Society Newsletter, Summer Issue

2004:  

100 ways to paint PEOPLE & FIGURES. Volume 1

2002:  

ART NEWS, March Issue

2001:

ART NEWS, December Issue

1999:  

New Art International. 1998-99 Edition

1997:  

Manhattan Art International, winter issue

1995:

Contemporary Chinese Watercolor Paintings Book I and Book II

Watercolor Art Book

JiangSu Art Monthly magazine

The Movie World magazine

The Comedy World magazine

The Opera & Movie News

The China Art Weekly

The Inner Mongolia Daily News

The Workers Daily News

1994:

The Contemporary Chinese Watercolor  Paintings Book

1993:

Nationality Literature, 5 Issue magazine

People to People magazine

Art News

Art, 11 issue

The Chifeng Daily News

The Culture & Information Newspaper 11th issue

The Inner Mongolian Daily News

1992:

National Literature magazine

The Oxford newspaper Oxford/Orion Progress Edition 1992

The Inner Mongolia Daily News

1991:

The Oakland Press, USA

Oxford(Mich.)Leader, USA

Art Panorama, 7 issue

ONE-MAN /GROUP EXHIBITION:

Chinese History Museum, Beijing

Inner Mongolia Museum, China

Kenosha Public Museum, Wisconsin

National Winston Churchill Museum & Library in Fulton, Missouri

Springfield Art Museum, Missouri

The Art Centre of Plano, Texas

The Hartselle Fine Arts Center, Hartselle, AL

The Mercer Island Community and Event Center, Mercer Island, WA

The Marin Society of Artists Gallery-Marin Art and Garden Center

The Ocean Shores Convention Center, Washington

The South Sea Art Center in San Francisco, CA

The Visual Arts Coalition of Dallas (VACD), Texas

The Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Colorado

Salmagundi Club, New York

National Art League, New York

National Arts Club, New York

The Santa Cruz Art League, California

Agora Gallery, New York

AQA Gallery, New York

Washington Square East Galleries, New York

Lord and Taylor window show on Fifth Ave,  New York

National Watercolor Society Gallery, San Pedro, CA

The City of Brea Art Gallery, CA

The VIVA Gallery-Valley Institute of Visual Art, CA

The Crary Art Gallery, Pennsylvania

The Crayola Gallery in the Banana Factory, Bethlehem, PA

The Garden District Gallery,  New Orleans

454 Gallery, Michigan

Mainsteam Gallery, Michigan

Cunniff  Studio Gallery, Michigan

The SFA Galleries in East Texas

The Trenton City Hall, Tennessee

Parklane Gallery, Kirkland, WA