Feng Jicai, male, Han nationality, is a native of Tianjin. He was born in 1942 and joined the China Association for Promoting Democracy in 1983.
Feng began his career painting at the Tianjin Calligraphic and Painting Studio. In the 1970s, he taught at a Tianjin school for arts and handicrafts workers. After 1986, he became more prominently involved with writers‘ associations. That year, Feng was the Vice-Chairman for the Tianjin Federation of Literary and Arts Circles. He also worked with the Tianjin branches of the Chinese Society for Study of Folk Literature and Art as well as the Chinese Writers‘ Association.
In 1988, he became executive Vice-Chairman of the 5th China Federation of Literary and Art Circles. He later served as the Vice-Chairman of the 8th and 9th China Association for Promoting Democracy Central Committees.
He was elected Vice-Chairman of the 10th China Association for Promoting Democracy Central Committee in 1997.