Li Zhe was born in Bengbu, Anhui Province in 1961. He served in the navy as a clerk painter in 1982. Three years later, Zhe enrolled in the Fine Art Academy of PLA for two years of extensive study. The artist now works as a teacher at the Bengbu United Art College.
In his work, Li Zhe infuses his still life paintings with European techniques and a Chinese spirituality, resulting in a truly unique style.
1995 Fine art exchange exhibitions across China
1997 China Art Fair
1998 "Out of China", Odon Wagner Gallery, Toronto, Canada