Liu Jiutong is a Chinese contemporary artist born in 1977 in in Suide, Shaanxi Province. and graduated from the Art Institute of Xi’an.
Liu Jiutong early days were spent with his family in a poor isolated region in the Shaanxi Province, surrounded by giant mountains. Some consider that environment the reason of the “heroic spirit” in Liu paintings.
In 2004 Liu Jiutong went to Shanghai with his wife, also a painter. Immediately he began to be noticed.
Liu lives in Shanghai with his wife, 2 sons and his parent surrounded of friends that enjoy his art and his peaceful presence and warm friendship.