Mr. Yang Dehua was born in Kunming, Yunnan in 1940-2002. He had studied at the Affiliated School and Oil Painting Department of Sichuang Fine Arts College for eight years and was assigned to Qujing in 1965. He wasa member of the Chinese Artists Association, Chinese Printmaker Association, Yunnan Artist Association and the Yunnan Oil Painting Committee
Yang Dehua’s artworks were collected by several art institutions such as the Art Museum of China, Beijing International Art Gallery, Nationalities Cultural Palace, Heilongjiang, Jiangsu, Ningxia, Sichuan, Guizhou Art Museum.
In addition to being recognized with several art awards his artworks have been exhibited and collected in many countries and regions including: the United States, Japan, Singapore, Canada, China, Taiwan and Hong Kong.