Sun Yuntai, born in Huang County, Shandong province. In 1931 he entered a Belarus nobility painter's studio to learn painting in Moscow. He conducted many teacher-and-student joint exhibitions during the 1930s to the 1950s. During the 1950s and the 1960s, there were about 20 of his works collected by Diaoyutai State Guesthouse. Meanwhile, he was invited to paint for The Great Hall of the People with Fu Baoshi and Guan Shanyue. During the 1990s, he held many solo exhibitions in Taiwan and Hong Kong, published Sun Yuntai Oil Painting Album.