About the 2018 Biennial Exhibition, Clarksville, TN
The 36th Biennial Exhibition was held May 12–July 27, 2018, at Customs House Museum and Cultural Center in Clarksville, Tennessee. Following the Main 2018 Exhibition of sixty paintings at the Customs House Museum, thirty juror-selected paintings traveled across Tennessee to three gallery venues: August, West Tennessee Regional Art Center (WTRAC) in Humboldt; September, Sycamore Shoals Visitor Center Gallery in Elizabethton; and October, Association of Visual Arts (AVA) in Chattanooga. Juror: Lian Quan Zhen
LIAN QUAN ZHEN is a sought-after Chinese watercolor and painting artist and teacher in the US and abroad. He is one of the most popular authors of North Light Books.
Zhen’s art teaching credentials include the University of California at Berkeley, where he taught watercolor outdoor sketching for eight years; and watercolor and Chinese painting workshops nationwide in the US, Europe, Canada, Mexico, the Bahamas, China, South Africa and Australia.