Liu Chuan (1916-2000)
Born in Nanhai of Guangdong, titled Master of arts and Crafts of China 1979.
Liu Chuan's ancestors were ceramists, he learned ceramics since from his twelve age, he studied intensively from the master Pan Yushu and the other maestros, he formed his particular style. The source of his works is very extensive, having folk and life style. He is good at sculpturing the people of ancient costume martial arts, immortals and arhats, grasping the peak of scene to pop out the typical character of the person. His works are famous for capable and experienced image building, enriched connotation, cheesy dressing. He has deep influence in ceramic of Shiwan, winning the title of the Generation Master of Arts and Crafts.