Born in Zhejiang province, Fang Limin (方利民) attended China National Academy of Fine Art’s School of Education (1989) and woodblock print program (1999). After graduation, he took a teaching position in the printmaking department. In 1997, Fang Limin was one of the 60 Contemporary Chinese printmakers selected for the Muban Foundation collection in London, the first effort to introduce these artists to a Western audience. Today, he serves as the vice director of the printmaking department at the China National Academy of Fine Arts.
“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” - Thomas Merton, No Man Is an Island