Ms. Xiaoying Li is a member of Chongqing City Artists Association. She graduated from the College of Fine Arts of Southwest University, majoring in Chinese Painting.  Before arriving in Kalamazoo, she was an instructor of Chinese Painting at the ChongQing Normal University and QianNan Education College. Many of her Chinese paintings have been presented in art exhibitions at both national and provincial levels. She has published a book titled Traditional Chinese Realistic Painting of Flowers & Birds. She also participated in the editorial work of Chinese Painting Manuals (Flowers & Birds Book), published by HuNan Fine Arts Publishing House.

Currently, she teaches Traditional Chinese Painting to private students and at Confucius Institute at Western Michigan University. You can contact Ms. Li through her e-mail:

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Bird and Peonies

Koi and Lotus