John He was born in 1984 in Beijing,and he grew up in a church family where Japanese and European cultures coexist. He also advocated the Japanese aesthetic concept. He began to make pipe and studied under Tokutomi Hiroyuki in 2016. And he studied under Xu Hai in 2018.
The briar he used came from Algeria and Greece, and he love to use boxwood and Ivory for ornaments.
His influence comes from his teacher Tokutomi，Xu Hai, Gotoh and Sixten Ivarsson.