Ming Liang Lu

Homecrest Bensonhurst Neighborhood Senior Center & Tompkins Park Neighborhood Senior Center
"The Evolution of Chinese Characters: A Chinese Calligraphy & Paper Cutting Class"
Artistic Discipline: Visual Arts
Category: SU-CASA
Grant Year: 2022
Location: Bedford-Stuyvesant

Coming from the city of Shanghai, China 30 years ago, Ming Liang began studying Chinese calligraphy and Chinese brush painting with his father at age of five. Later on, he has also studied arts and sculpture under the tutelage of renowned Shanghai artist, China's famous stone-seal-engraving artist JuLai Chen 陳巨来. Ming Liang has been teaching at New York Chinese Cultural Center since 1998 after he came to United States, and has taught Chinese Art and Culture Programs for New York senior centers in Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Queens since 2017.