周胤德是位工程司出身的畫家, 他曾任交通部公路總局的總工程司。從小熱愛繪畫, 於高中時己參加美術班接受正規的素描訓練,1969年在中原理工學院建築系修習劉國松教授開設之＂油畫＂課程, 成績名列前茅。他擔任工程司期間,工作範圍遍及全省, 隨身攜帶速寫本, 全省畫透透。 離開公職後更專心潛研油畫創作, 平時悠遊各地寫生, 在瞬息萬變的大自然中, 憑藉那份獨到而敏銳的觀察力, 對於光影變化的掌握及色彩運用的得心應手, 從他近期的油畫創作中不難窺得！
1945 Born in Jiang-Su,ROC
Mr. Chou Yin-Te is an artist who came from an engineering background. He had been the chief engineering general in Directorate General of Highways, Ministry of Transportation and Communications. He interested in painting since childhood, and took the formal sketch drawing class in senior high school. He then studied in the Department of Architecture at Chung Yuan Christian University, and came out at the top of the class in professor Liu Guo-Song`s painting class.
Chou always carried his sketching book while he work as an engineer everywhere. He studied hard in oil painting since leaving his job, and fully enjoys his unique intuition and diligently sketching skills, by paint from the ever-changing nature. He is good at lighting expression, and color adoption, as it could be seen in his recent oil paintings.