The Chinese artist Yuan Gong belongs to the international absolute top. Yuan Gong was born in 1961 in Shanghai. He is both thinker and researcher, designer and planner; all and all, a versatile artist who uses multiple techniques and art forms.
In 2007 al kreeg Yuan Gong de ‘Cultural China Person of the Year Award’.
Already in 2007 Yuan Gong received the ‘Cultural China Person of the Year Award’. The international acknowledgement that Yuan Gong enjoys, has gave him a reputation that he is mentioned in the same breath as artists like Marcel Duchamp.