Current Location:
Student Services Building -> 1st Floor (STU)
Location Notes:
STUB; 1st fl., Rm. 141

Sincerely Committed To Education

Artwork
Identifier:
1998.166.1
Artist:
Chao Mei
Credit:
Gift to President Lubbers, 1995
Medium:
Calligraphy
Date:
1995
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 19.5 in Width: 22.5 in
Description:
Chinese calligraphy, smaller calligraphy on the left, four larger symbols on the right.
Historical Context:
Chao Mai is a Chinese artist and activist. While still in school, he served as an active member of the People's Liberation Party in 1949, and also served in the army as the leader of a fine arts team. After this, his career advanced and he was transferred to the Beidahuang Pictorial Publishing House where he worked as an editor and woodblock print producer. Chao Mai's artwork has been displayed throughout China, Japan and France.