Huang Gesheng was born in Wuxuan, Guangxi in 1950. He is now vice chair of the Central Committee of the China Zhi Gong Party, China Artists Association, and Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region People’s Political Consultative Conference. Huang is also a member of the Standing Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, an Academy Committee member and a research fellow at the Traditional Chinese Painting Institute of China National Academy of Painting. He is president of Lijiang Painting School Association and a supervisor for doctor and master candidates. He was the president of Guangxi Arts Institute.