Mr. Kao-wei Liu was born in Hongkong in 1948.
He studied under Mr. Lui-sang Wong, learning the artistic style of the Lingnan School. Thereafter, Mr. Liu followed the painterly style of Yue- poa Cheng and Bai-shih Chi. He moved to San Francisco in 1964. Mr. Liu is also a knowledgeable antique dealer in paintings, calligraphy, carved stone-seals, and porcelain.