Min Ma was born in China in 1955. His interest in art took root in his childhood. Min attended art college at age 18 and received three years of formal training. After that, he continued his studies at the prestigious and highly regarded China Academy of Fine Arts. He graduated in 1982 (BFA) and taught in university as a professor of fine arts until 1986. More than two decades into his career, Min has demonstrated a serious professional commitment to the fine arts. His talent is clearly reflected in the quality of his work. Min's paintings are vivid, with clarity of color and tone that add depth and feeling to his vision. His subject matter has become more diverse in recent years as he expands his sphere of artistic interest to include landscapes, portraits, human figures, and much more. Min uses different mediums, such as oil, acrylic, and pencil drawings. Min came to Canada in 1986. His work has been exhibited throughout Canada and the United States, as well as being represented in numerous corporate and private collections.