Meng, Xiaoping is born in the ancient capital of Xi’an, also known as the “ordinary man in the apricot forest”, is the former vice president of Richmond Chinese Painting and Calligraphy Club. His is currently the vice president of HanMoYaJi. He has been affected by art when he was very young, and has had a strong passion of Chinese Culture, especially Chinese painting, bonsai, carving. The ancient capital has helped him hone his artistic skills, and he was able to create his own unique artistic style. His Chinese painting skill was trained under Professor ZhiGuang Zhang, of the Xi’an Academy of Fine Arts. Over the years, he has diligently researched and studied the artistic theory, and putting them into practice. In 2007 and 2012, His artwork has been displayed in Galleries of the Richmond Public Library and Richmond City Hall Respectively. A number of media sources interviewed him and published articles of him, and his works was collected by domestic and international art enthusiasts. Two books has been published under his name, The Collected Essays of HuaPaoZhai and Personal Chinese Painting Selection of XiaoPingMeng.