Wan Li Ya
Wan Liya was one of the earliest artists who has has been involved in Chinese contemporary ceramic art He established an independent studio at the start of his career. Wan has been involved in many significant ceramic art activities. Wan has played a critical rold influencing and supporting the progress of the modernization of Chinese ceramic art. His works balance ceramic material quality and sculptural language. From 2005, Wan's works have been maturing steadily, following his experimentation with different styles from 1989 to 2005. His works embody the artist's profound consideration about the time-honored tradition of Chinese ceramic art and his mental perception of the intense change in contemporary society.