Born in 1963 in Yunlin, Taiwan.
Li Chen seeks to convey the spirit and meaning of Eastern culture through sculpture. His works, which appear both classical and modern, are infused with personal sentiment and modern spirit. They give viewers a sense of life harmony and encourage people to reflect on a great many things.
Based on total global auction house sales figures Li Chen is the sixth best selling artist in the world. In the broader rankings of contemporary artists he ranked 53rd and in the sculpture section for 2009-2010, Li was one of just two Chinese artists listed in the top 15 world sculptors along with Anish Kapoor, Jeff Koons, Subodh Gupta, Antony Gormley and Matthew Day Jackson.