Graduated from the Central Academy of Fine Arts & Crafts in 1983, Beijing, China. He was a student of famous Chinese Artist Mr. Wu Guanzhong.
Since 2006, Tang Lei has been a full time artist who lives and works between the US and China.
1984 Participated in the 6th National Art Exhibition, Beijing, China
1988 Participated in the United States California Barboa Park Art Institute Exhibition
1990 Alliant International University, San Diego, CA MFA
1992 Tang Lei's Solo Show in San Diego, California, United States
1995 Participated in Mexico, Mexicali University Exhibition
1990 — 2006 Artist and Designer at Advertising, Publishing and Medium Company
2009 Participated in Art Exhibition for the 60th Anniversary of the People's Republic of China in Los Angeles, California, United States
2010 Participated in the DUO SHANG Gallery Exhibition, Beijing, China
2011 Participated in the Times Art Museum Exhibition, Beijing, China