Chinese contemporary artist, born in Beijing, graduated from the Central Academy of Fine Arts, and then went to Germany to study. Liu Ye was influenced by Surrealism in the early days, his images are gloomy. After constant attempts, he found his own balanced and peaceful style of painting. He is famous for his colorful paintings, round-headed girls, cartoon characters Miffy Rabbit and other works. In 2019, Zwirner Gallery has announced to be his agency.