Zhao Li graduated from Art History, CAFA in 1989, and stayed to teach. 1998 he graduated as PHD of literature. Previously He had been vice director of fine art history major and vice director of Humanism Collage, CAFA. His main research areas includes fine art history, authenticity of Chinese calligraphy and ink paintings, contemporary fine arts critics.
He is the founder of AMRC & Contemporary Art Document, founder and director of Chinese Art Market Research Center, researcher of Fine Art Collage of National Fine Art League, Art Director of "Young 100", "Art Beijing", as well as L’official Art. He is also CEO of Academic Research Foundation of Chinese Modern and Contemporary Fine Arts, Associate founder of Promotional Center of Chinese (HK) Modern and Contemporary Fine Arts, Founder and board member of Asian Fine Arts Educational Foundation, consultant for Chinese Culture Industrial Investment Foundation of Construction Bank of China. He’s curating various exhibitions and projects domestically and internationally.