2004年作品《镜》参加“第十届全国美展 ” 获铜奖；
Yang Shenjun was born in 1958 in Lixi County, Anhui Province. Good at oil painting. He graduated from the Oil Painting Department of Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts in 1982 and received a bachelor's degree from China Academy of Fine Arts. In 1988, he joined China Academy of Fine Arts to study for a master's degree postgraduate and remained in school to teach. In 1991, he graduated from the Oil Painting Department of Zhejiang Academy of Fine Arts and received a master's degree from China Academy of Fine Arts. He has taught in the Department of Art of Huaibei Coal Normal College of Anhui Province. He is currently a professor, director and doctoral supervisor of the Oil Painting Department of China Academy of Fine Arts. He is a member of China Artists Association, chairman of Zhejiang Oil Painters Association, deputy director of the Oil Painting Art Committee of China Artists Association and member of the Art Committee of China Oil Painting Society.
In 1987, the oil painting "Shanguo" was awarded the first Chinese oil painting exhibition.
In 1989, the oil painting "The Residual Pages of History - Six Kings'Sacrifices in 1898" was selected into the 7th National Works Exhibition.
Oil painting "The Remnant Page of History - Six Kings'Festival in 1898" won the Seventh National bronze prize for fine arts works.
In 1990, the oil painting "Miaonu" won a special prize at the Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition.
The oil painting "The sacrifice of 300,000 victims in Nanjing" was awarded an award at the Zhejiang Art Exhibition.
In 1991, he participated in the Graduation Report Exhibition of Yang Shenjun's Postgraduates.
In 1992, the oil painting "Xiangyun" and others participated in the biennial exhibition of the Department of Oil Painting of the Chinese Academy of Fine Arts.
In 1994, the oil painting "Two Tibetan Girls" was selected to exhibit in Beijing by the Chinese Academy of Fine Arts, and the oil painting "Sunny Days" was selected to exhibit in Hong Kong by the Chinese Academy of Fine Arts.
In 1995, the oil painting "Labran's Day" and so on participated in the gallery exhibition of Paris International Art City, France.
On April 11, 2014, "Visual Cohesion - Yang Shenjun's Painting Art Exhibition" opened at the Chinese Art Museum. The exhibition is co-sponsored by the Chinese Artists Association, the Chinese Art Museum, the Chinese Oil Painting Society and the Chinese Academy of Fine Arts. Yang Shenjun is the chairman and professor of the Oil Painting Department of the Chinese Academy of Fine Arts. He is also one of the representative figures of contemporary Chinese figurative painting. He is an influential oil painter and art educator. In the contemporary multifarious painting pattern, his works have formed a distinct painting character, which has attracted the attention and praise of all walks of life, especially the art circles, because they reflect his exploration of "viewing mode", his inquiry of "visual reality" and his care and watch for everyday situations.
In 2010, Wang Wenwen Picture won the first prize in China Small Oil Painting Exhibition sponsored by China Artists Association and China Oil Painters Association.
In 2009, Huang Zongxi, a great Confucian in the late Ming Dynasty, participated in the exhibition of works of fine arts creation with five thousand years of historical themes in Zhejiang and won the gold prize.
His work "The Remnant Page of History - The Second Festival of Six Gentlemen in 1898" won the silver prize of the 11th National Art Exhibition.
In 2008, "Portrait of Zhang Yi" participated in the "National Oil Painting and Sketching Exhibition" and won the award for excellent works.
In 2005, "Teaching of Representational Painting Creation" (Cooperation) won the second prize of provincial teaching achievements.
"Landscape Scenery Composition, Self-Selected Theme Creation" (cooperation) was awarded the Zhejiang Excellent Course;
In 2004, the work Mirror won the bronze prize in the 10th National Art Exhibition.
In 2001, "Fish" won the academic award of "Performance and Transcendence - Small Oil Painting Exhibition of China".
Oil painting "Fish" participated in "Performance and Transcendence - Small Oil Painting Exhibition of China" and won academic awards in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.
"Basic Teaching Method of Representational Painting" (Cooperation) won the first prize in teaching achievement of the college and the first prize in teaching achievement of the province.
"Representational Painting and Teaching" (cooperation) won the first prize of provincial education and scientific research achievements;
In 1990, "Miaonu" won the special prize of "Chinese Oil Painting Exhibition".
His work "The Remnant Page of History - - the sacrifice of 300,000 victims in Nanjing" won the bronze prize of "Zhejiang Art Works Exhibition".
In 1989, his work "The Residual Pages of History - Six Gentlemen's Sacrifices in 1898" won the bronze prize of the 7th National Art Exhibition.