Biography

Senlin Gui

Senlin Gui initially self-taught, later formally educated in Fine Arts (Master of Arts in oil-painting and abstract art), Senlin Gui was a Fine Art teacher from mainland China who is also a well-known contemporary Artist of Tokyo, Japan. With numerous publications, awards and over ten solo/group exhibitions in China and Japan, Senlin has received international recognition and praising reviews in the most prestigious newspapers and magazines. Senlin’s Art pieces draw their power from his zest for life and passion for creativity; his favored mediums are sketch, watercolor and oil painting. Senlin’s unusual use of vibrant colors and blending techniques has helped him create paintings with lyrical intensity and evoke responses akin to those from poems or dreams, capturing particular moods, emotions or atmosphere which make his pieces thoroughly distinctive.
Senlin Gui initially self-taught, later formally educated in Fine Arts (Master of Arts in oil-painting and abstract art), Senlin Gui was a Fine Art teacher from mainland China who is also a well-known contemporary Artist of Tokyo, Japan. With numerous publications, awards and over ten solo/group exhibitions in China and Japan, Senlin has received international recognition and praising reviews in the most prestigious newspapers and magazines. Senlin’s Art pieces draw their power from his zest for life and passion for creativity; his favored mediums are sketch, watercolor and oil painting. Senlin’s unusual use of vibrant colors and blending techniques has helped him create paintings with lyrical intensity and evoke responses akin to those from poems or dreams, capturing particular moods, emotions or atmosphere which make his pieces thoroughly distinctive.

Immigrated to Canada in 2005, Senlin is continuously challenging the mind and the eye, constantly seeking the connection between color, movement and feelings. Senlin’s recent works particularly embrace the theme of boats and harbor views, each telling a special story that symbolizes the transition he is going through from his past journeys to the present moment and to the unknown future.

2015 - featured in Canadian City Post (Chinese Newspaper in Vancouver, BC)

2013 - featured in Artists’ Magazine “Mei Shu Jie” (Chinese Art Magazine in China)

2011 - featured in Vancouver Visitor’s Choice Magazine (Fall Issue)

- Solo exhibition at the Four Seasons Hotel, downtown Vancouver, BC

2001 - Master of Art, Tama Art University, Tokyo Japan

1997 - 2002 Annual solo/group exhibitions, Tokyo Japan

1994 Sichuan Dazhu Museum, China, Excellence Award

1989 World Famous Fine Art Competition, Shanghai China, First Place

1976 - 1982 Fine Art Teacher, Shanghai China
Senlin Gui

Artwork

  • Senlin Gui - Coal Harbur 18x24

    Coal Harbour

    Original Oil

    18×24

  • Senlin Gui Coal Harbour I Original Oil Painting 22X50

    Coal Harbour Ⅰ

    Original Oil
    22 X 50

  • Senlin Gui Downtown Vancouver Original Oil 20.5x57.5

    Downtown Vancouver

    Original Oil
    20.5×57.5

  • Senlin Gui Spring Original Oil on Canvas 22X28

    Spring

    Original Oil
    22 X 28

  • Senlin Gui Tranquility II Original Oil 19.5x25

    Tranquility

    Original Oil
    19.5×25

  • Senlin Gui Transition Ⅱ Original Oil on Canvas 24.5X18

    Tranquility Ⅱ

    Original Oil
    24.5 X 18

  • Senlin Gui Transition Original Oil 19.5x25

    Transition

    Original Oil
    19.5×25

  • Senlin Gui Vancouver Coal Harbour Original Oil 22X50

    Vancouver Coal Harbour

    Original Oil
    24 X 36

  • Senlin Gui - Returning To Coal Harbour Original Oil Painting 20x26

    Returning To Coal Harbour

    Original Oil

    20×26

  • Senlin Gui Sunshine Original Oil Painting 22X28

    Sunshine

    Original Oil
    22 X 28

  • Senlin Gui Penny Original Oil.36X48

    Penny

    Original Oil
    36 X 48

  • Senlin Gui Coal Harbour III Original Oil 15x19

    Coal Harbour III

    Original Oil
    15×19