Xu Bin Jueyi is from Nantong in Jiangsu. He has had a passion for art from childhood, and spent many years travelling the world to well-known mountains and rivers, learning from and responding to nature. He has created a large number of sculptures, paintings and photographs. Representative sculptural works include: the I Ching series (Heaven and Earth Tai Hexagram), the Tibet series (Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau and Pilgrims), Buddhas (Considering the Fracture series). He blends Chinese and Western cultures to create his own unique artistic style. Edward Lucie-Smith is generally regarded as one of the most prolific and widely published writers on art. A number of his art books, among them Movements in Art since 1945, Visual Arts of the 20th Century, A Dictionary of Art Terms and Art Today are used as standard texts throughout the world. He is the author of six art books for Unicorn.