Zou Cheng was born at Wujin Hsien, Jiangsu Province in 1927, graduated from Steam Engineering School of Naval Petty Officers Academy. He began to learn painting in 1988, majoring in life drawing and composition. He has taken in part of Teacher-Student United Drawing Exhibition many times, in addition to his own one-man show four times. His works has received a warm welcome. He is very good at life drawing, and much influenced by Shen Yi-zheng, Luo Fang, Zhang Guang-bin, Wang Nan-xiong, and Lu Xi-jiong. Now, he is one of members of Taiwan Color-Ink Seminar and also a member of Taipei Municipal Creative Drawing in Color-Ink Institute.