Born in Canton, Southern China, Richard Liu(Weiquan Liu) began painting in early childhood and he is self-taught and have been painting for about 30 years as a hobby.
After college he worked as an International Banker for more than 18 years, at the meantime, he has involved in a wide range of interesting in practiced Chinese martial arts “Kong Fu”, attended worldwide marathon and mountain running competitions. And also he play the roles as dancing player and
organicer in dance club.
In 2013 Richard moved to Thailand northern city Chiang Mai, he decided to pursue his lifelong passion for art and continued his profession as a full-time artist. He is an artist who paints realistic works. He paint any subject realistically on papers, stone, wood, iron, clothes…… every kind of materials
has different magic effect with acrylic painting. He grew to appreciate the beauty and heritage of his Asian surroundings which a sentiment that is reflected in his art.