Chinese-American artist Eros Zhao is a multi-talented creator of works ranging from Chinese ink paintings, calligraphy, oil paintings, print making, sculptures, porcelain and metal casting. He is also experienced as a fashion designer, filmmaker, curator, educator, antique appraiser, collector, and a research scholar. Eros attended undergraduate school at the China Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, where he majored in Chinese Painting. He received his MFA in Painting and Drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), and he taught oriental painting courses there for several years. Currently, he is a graduate student in the East Asian Studies department at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), focusing on Chinese art history and religious studies.