LAN Zhenghui was born in Sichuan Province in 1959. He is famous worldwide as an artist of contemporary Chinese ink paintings and founder of heavy ink paintings. He graduated from Sichuan Institute of Fine Arts in 1987 and followed Master LIU Xiao-chun in 2003. He created and lived in Chongqing, Guanghzou, and Canada and started his own art studio in Beijing in 2007. LAN is a brand ambassador artist of many international brands, including BMW, DS, Kiton and SCHIESSER. He was rewards as Crossover Artist of the Year in 2013 by COMFORT. He is also a major participator of 85 New Art Movement.