Li Brings Traditional Chinese Calligraphy to the Contemporary Art World

Los Angeles based artist Ni Li has founded her artistic career on transforming the ancient art of calligraphy. Having grown up in China, she began learning about calligraphy and classic Chinese prose at a very young age, Li continues to find inspiration in her native culture as well as contemporary style, technique and life in Los Angeles. Li has created an exciting new life for this ancient art form by merging traditional texts and poems with modern images for an innovative, artistic expression that has attracted collectors, enthusiasts and galleries around the world. Here, Li tells JustLuxe about the historic importance of her art and her path of contemporary expression.

Carly Zinderman

Carly Zinderman is a Senior Staff Writer for JustLuxe, based just outside of Los Angeles, CA. Since graduating from Occidental College with a degree in English and Comparative Literary Studies, she has written on a variety of topics for books, magazines and online publications, but loves fashion and style best. In her spare time, when she?s not writing, Carly enjoys watching old movies, reading an...(Read More)

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