Zhu Gang is President of the Shanghai Art Museum Association, Dean of the School of Fine Arts of Shanghai Institute of Visual Arts, and a famous opera painter. He began to learn painting when he was a child. In his career of opera sketching spanning nearly 40 years, he has always pursued the integration of Chinese operas and modern painting to express traditional Chinese culture in Chinese operas. The historical stories of Wang Zhaojun Departs for the Frontier, the Drunken Concubine, Farewell to My Concubine, and others are often the subjects of his works.
Zhu Gang er formand for Shanghai Art Museum Association, dekan for School of Fine Arts ved Shanghai Institute of Visual Arts og en berømt opera maler. Han begyndte at lære at male, siden han var barn. I sin karriere som opera maler i næsten 40 år, har han altid forfulgt integrationen af kinesiske operaer og moderne maleri for at udtrykke traditionel kinesisk kultur i kinesiske operaer. Historierne som Wang Zhaojun Departs for the Frontier, the Drunken Concubine, Farewell to My Concubine og så videre er ofte temaer i hans værker.