Huang Wei， also known as Qiu Zi， was born in Baoding， Hebei Province in 1969. With a masters degree， Huang currently was living in Beijing. He has been interested in painting since childhood， and began practicing sketch in high school. He was introduced to oil painting since 1980s. Graduated from the Academy of Arts and Design， Tsinghua University and Feng Xiao Senior Seminar， Huang works now as professional painter.