Zao Wou-Ki, Chinese-French painter. He started out studying calligraphy, then chinese and western art, and has lived in Paris most of his life. He was much inspired by Paul Klee .
Zao Wou-ki (1921-2013) Composition en bleu (1965). Zao’s painting as an exemplary reconciliation of Chinese and European aesthetics, in which the language of modern Western abstraction is enriched by a Chinese sensibility rooted in the past.