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General Information

Name:  ShanZuo Zhou  

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Genre: C:CHILDREN Illustrator

Born: 1952 in Guangxi Province, China



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Zhou lives and works in Chicago and Beijing.

Biographical and Professional Information

ShanZuo Zhou and DaHuang Zhou were born in China, where they started painting together on the same canvas. They left behind a promising art career in China when they moved to the United States, where they have flourished as fine artists creating work that is sold around the world, including a painting commissioned by President Obama and gifted to President Hu of China. They are the founders of the Zhou B Art Center in Chicago, where new artists work and show their art.

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