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Lihong Zhang

Lihong Zhang, is an artist based in Melbourne who works with oil paintings. The artist was born in Beijing, and she completed a bachelor’s degree in design, engaged in advanced studies of contemporary painting in The University of Melbourne. 

Since an early age she developed a love for painting; studied at the Beijing Youth Palace in her childhood, has got a National Painting Award, that was a memorable part of her childhood. The artist developed her dream studio in both Melbourne and Beijing.

Lihong is influenced by Claude Monet’s work and in 2015 she studied impressionist painting for one year in Beijing.

Since moving to Melbourne Lihong has become an active member of the Victorian Artist Society, participating in many exhibitions and art fairs.

Currently Lihong has chosen the Lotus flower as a reflection of her culture and a subject for the further exploration of modern impression. These works have a sensitivity to colour and light, bringing a fresh interpretation to the impressionist oeuvre. 

They have an exclusive colourful appearance that could be recognised as Lihong’s style.

The artist uses the lotus flower in her painting series to encourage people to continue determinedly through their life, and present their best piece to the outside world. The Lotus flower symbolises the charm of Oriental Zen, calm and harmony. Lihong also create oil paintings on various other subjects including landscape, holiday series and so on.

Lihong’s every work is filled with passion for her love of art, nature and culture. Her art reflects her painting journey with perfection.


Works by Lihong Zhang

Lotus No. 23
Lihong Zhang
101cm (W) x 152cm (H) x 3.8cm (D)
Oil on Canvas
$ 6,000.00
Lotus No.21
Lihong Zhang
40cm (W) x 50cm (H) x 3cm (D)
Oil on Canvas
Missing
Lihong Zhang
30cm (W) x 25cm (H) x 1cm (D)
Oil on Board
Kingfisher No.1
Lihong Zhang
40cm (W) x 50cm (H) x 3cm (D)
Oil on Canvas
Eaglehawk Neck Bay
Lihong Zhang
102cm (W) x 76cm (H) x 3cm (D)
Oil on Canvas
$ 2,600.00
Lotus No.20
Lihong Zhang
50.8cm (W) x 61cm (H) x 1.5cm (D)
Oil on Canvas
In the lockdown period, Lihong started her first self portrait painting.​
Self Portrait
Lihong Zhang
Oil on canvas
Lihong_Albert Park 40x50cm Oil on Canvas
Albert Park
Lihong Zhang
50cm (W) x 40cm (H) x 2cm (D)
Oil on canvas
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Lotus Flower Series No. 10
Lihong Zhang
102cm (W) x 102cm (H) x 3.8cm (D)
Oil on Canvas
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The Pond
Lihong Zhang
102cm (W) x 102cm (H) x 3.8cm (D)
Oil on Canvas
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