Fongwei Liu received his BFA degree from the China in 1994. For more than a decade after graduation, Fongwei has ventured in various fields, but didn’t touch his paint brush. Until 2007, he finally realized that art is his true passion, and resumed his art education in the United States. Fongwei received his MFA degree from Academy of Art University, San Francisco in 2009.
Since 2010, Fongwei has been teaching graduate level painting classes at Academy of Art University, San Francisco.
Fongwei started his career as a professional artist in 2009. His works have been shown in many exhibitions, such as:
Salon International by Greenhouse Gallery
National Juried Exhibition of Traditional Oils by Oil Painters of America
Annual International Portrait Competition by the Portrait Society of America
Great Impressionists – Masters of Fine Art by Silvana Gallery
Great American Figurative Artists Exhibition by Waterhouse Gallery