Mao Lizi is a contemporary painter from China. Mao Lizi was born in Shanxi Province, China in the year 1950.
Lizi is renown for his ambiguous flowers series which features abstracts shapes brought together to resemble a flower.
The artist earned a bachelors degree from Capital Normal University located in Beijing, China. Lizi went on to earn a M.F.A. degree from the Central Academy for Fine Arts.
In this clip a brief interview with Mao Lizi:
Early in his career Lizi worked as a set designer for the Chinese Air Force.
The artist was a member of the Chinese painting group the Stars. He joined the group in 1979.
Mao Lizi is based out of Shanghai, China.
Mao Lizi is a fantastic artist who has a wonderful sense of design and feeling of tone. In his ambiguous flowers series the artist creates wonderful abstract shapes that are rendered loosely with a great feeling of fluidity and motion.