Title: Impression of the Lugu Lakes
Medium: Ink and water on paper
Size: 75 x 75 cm
Ji was born in Chongqing, Sichuan province, China. She graduated from the Fine Arts Department of Southwestern Normal University, Chongqing, took advanced studies at the Central Institute of Fine Arts, Beijing and further advanced studies on the Theories of Traditional Chinese Painting, Chengdu, Sichuan. Ji is well known and well respected among her contemporaries in Sichuan province. Her personal energy, unusually bold sense of humor and passion for art are welcome antidotes to the wary 'correctness' one sometimes observes in China. Her work is frequently published in art magazines and newspapers; reported and introduced by the Hongkong monthly journal Orientations, and by news media such as China Central TV, Sichuan TV, China Daily, People's Daily, Beijing Review, and China Fine Arts Weekly. She is currently Professor and Director of the Fine Arts Section of the Art Department at Sichuan Normal University.
Her selected solo exhibitions include: Museum of Chinese Art, Beijing, 1995; Kittredge Gallery, University of Pudget Sound, Tacoma, Washington, 1993; Gallery III, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, 1993; the Gallery of Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana, 1991; Provincial Exhibition Hall of Sichuan, Chengdu, China, 1989; and Artist's Gallery, Beijing, 1988.
Her selected group exhibitions include: National Exhibition of Art Works by Chinese Women Artists, for the 4th UN Conference on Women, Museum of Chinese Art, Beijing, 1995; Exhibition of Chinese Artists, Washington, 1995; Painting and Calligraphy Exhibition of the Teachers of Sichuan Province, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, 1994; First National Exhibition of Landscape Paintings, Hefei, Anhui, China, 1993; and The Art Exhibition of Liu Kuo-sung and His Students, Taichung, Taiwan, 1993.