Zhu Gang is from Qingdao, Shandong Province. Professor of Art College of Shandong Normal University, director of oil painting teaching and Research Office, master's supervisor. In 1982, he graduated from the Department of fine arts of Shandong Normal University and taught in the Department. In 1989, he graduated from the Fourth Seminar of Oil Painting Department of Central Academy of fine arts. In 1994, he won a German artist scholarship, went to Nuremberg Academy of fine arts to give lectures, and later studied for master's degree. In 1997, he returned to China and still taught in the Academy of fine arts of Shandong Normal University. Now he is a professor, master's supervisor and director of oil painting teaching and Research Office of the Academy. From 2006 to 2007, he joined the oil painting department of the Central Academy of fine arts as a senior visiting scholar and studied under Professor Ding Yilin. Now he is a member of China Artists Association and director of Shandong Artists Association.
In 1984, "my classmates" won the excellent works of the Sixth National Art Exhibition and the first prize of Shandong art exhibition.
In 1985, the oil painting "mother's song" was selected into the National Youth Art Exhibition;
In 1990, the oil painting "still life with Pipa" won the first prize of Shandong Youth Art Exhibition;
In 1992, oil painting "still life" was selected into "China oil painting exhibition";
In 1993, "Zhu Gang's sketch" was published;
From 1994 to 1996, he held three solo exhibitions in Germany;
In 1999, oil painting "brothers" was selected into the 9th National Art Exhibition and won the first prize of Shandong art exhibition;
In 1999, oil painting "years" was selected into the "China Art Exhibition" sponsored by the Ministry of culture;
In 2003, "Zhu Gang's sketch works collection" was published;
In 2004, five oil paintings participated in the International Invitation Exhibition (Seoul);
In 2004, oil painting "2008" was selected into the 10th National Art Exhibition and won the first prize of Shandong art exhibition;
In 2005, oil painting "snowed" won the academic award of Shandong art exhibition;
In 2005, oil painting "China" was selected into the sixth national sports art exhibition and won the first prize of Shandong art exhibition.