Zhu Wei, born in 1966 in Beijing, is a contemporary artist and an explorer of Chinese contemporary ink art. His ink paintings began to show up in large international exhibitions from 1993, and have since been featured in over 200 shows worldwide. More than thirty different publications of his paintings and retrospectives of his work have been published. 41 domestic and foreign museums have added his more than 60 artworks to their collections. Recent solo exhibitions include "Zhu Wei's New Sculpture and Prints Show", Tobin Ohashi Gallery, Tokyo, Japan (2016), "Zhu Wei", Asia Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan (2016) "Zhu Wei", Today Art Museum, Beijing, China (2013). Recent group exhibitions include "Linda Gallery Beijing 10 Anniversary Special Invitation Exhibition", Linda Gallery, Beijing (2016), "BEING AND INKING - Documenting Contemporary Ink Art 2001-2016", Redtory Museum of Contemporary Art (RMCA), Guangzhou, China (2016), "A New Fine Line: Contemporary Ink Painting from China", Metropolitan State University Center for the Visual Arts, Denver, Colorado, USA (2015).