Leng Bingchun was born in Nantong, China in 1961. He acquired his M.F.A at the University of Groningen in Netherlands. After that he went to the University of Barcelona for his doctoral studies in 1997. He became active and influential in contemporary Chinese art circles since the 80s and he has published multiple catalogues. He is currently living and working in Spain. Leng exercises his strong Chinese cultural background and derives the essence and the innovation from Western contemporary art. This allows him to develop his peculiar oriental art language which has gained international recognition.