Culture

City University of Macau invests in education on Portuguese-speaking countries

The Institute for Research on Portuguese-speaking countries is currently preparing more than 200 students to learn about the economic, cultural, political and social realities of those countries.

19 Jan, 2021

CCM challenges local directors for new cinematic projects

The Macao Cultural Centre is launching a fresh round of its Local View Power programme, calling local directors to present new cinematic projects inspired by the city’s socio-economic realities.

15 Jan, 2021

‘Fringe’ festival to make ‘everyone an artist’ next month

Staying true to the spirit of fringe and to mark the festival’s 20th edition, the Macao City Fringe Festival taking place next month will be themed “Everyone is an Artist”, bringing life-inspired art outside the box and into the community.

17 Dec, 2020

Public Library launches free book delivery service

The Macao Public Library network, which comprises 16 libraries, has launched a free book delivery service in line with the policy direction of the government’s “Ten-Year Plan for Rehabilitation Services from 2016 to 2025”.

16 Dec, 2020

Guangdong & Macao Branded Products Fair uses culinary delights to attract consumers

The theme of the three-day 2020 Guangdong & Macao Branded Product Fair (GMBPF) was entitled “Guangdong – Macao Cuisine Channel” as it used culinary delights to attract consumers.

14 Dec, 2020

Limbo wins 5th International Film Festival and Awards Macao

The 2020 British comedy-drama film Limbo, directed by Ben Sharrock, has won the 5th International Film Festival & Awards (IFFAM) Macao. Limbo won US$60,000.

9 Dec, 2020

Macao cancels countdown event this year

The Cultural Affairs Bureau announced Monday the cancellation of the “2020 Macao Countdown Event” in order to give priority to public health in the city.

8 Dec, 2020

New Year’s Eve events axed over COVID-19

Due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, the New Year’s Eve countdown party and New Year’s Eve firework display have been cancelled.

8 Dec, 2020

Exhibition aims to promote Guia Circuit as World Heritage Site

The 4th edition of a collective exhibition entitled “The Guia Circuit as a UNESCO World Heritage Site” is being held at the IAM Gallery. 

8 Dec, 2020

Group promotes tea culture at Mandarin House

The third edition of the “International Tea Culture Carnival” took place at Mandarin House earlier this week to promote cultural exchanges and Macao.

4 Dec, 2020

5th International Film Festival & Awards Macao starts today

The 5th International Film Festival & Awards Macao (IFFAM), which runs from today to 8 December, will be available to residents of Macao and Hong Kong via a dedicated streaming platform.

3 Dec, 2020

4 exhibitions mark 12th Cultural Week of China & Portuguese-speaking Countries

Four exhibitions are being held at the China-Portuguese-speaking Countries Commercial and Trade Service Platform Complex next to Macau Tower as part of a string of activities in conjunction with the 12th Cultural Week of China-Portuguese-speaking Countries.

3 Dec, 2020

Macau International Short Film Festival opens to public for free

The 11th Macau International Short Film Festival is open to the public, with entrance to all the films being shown free to attract movie buffs from Macau and the mainland, the president of the film festival.

2 Dec, 2020

Lost treasure of Old Summer Palace returns to Beijing via Macao

A bronze horse head sculpture, a treasure of Beijing’s Old Summer Palace that went missing after Anglo-French allied forces’ looting 160 years ago, returned to its original palace home on Tuesday.

2 Dec, 2020

11th Macanese Cooking Competition

Wong Meng Kang wins 11th Macanese Cooking Competition

The competition was organised by the Macau Culinary Association and held at the Macao Institute for Tourism Studies.

28 Nov, 2020

Government to consult public on 12 possible heritage properties in ‘3rd batch’

The Cultural Affairs Bureau announced on Tuesday that it will launch a cultural heritage evaluation procedure today for 12 properties during which the government will determine whether they will be officially classified as cultural heritage sites.

25 Nov, 2020

Old cannon found at Galaxy Macau’s construction site

An old cannon was found buried at the construction site of Galaxy Macau’s Phase 4 in Cotai Sunday morning, the Public Security Police (PSP) said in a statement.

23 Nov, 2020

Tap Seac Craft Market starts tomorrow

Organised by the Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC), the Tap Seac Craft Market will be held in Praça do Tap Seac for two consecutive weekends, from Friday to Sunday, on 20-22 November and 27-29 November.

19 Nov, 2020

Artist Mio Pang Fei has died at the age of 84

Mio Pang Fei stopped painting in the last decade due to the deterioration of his health, having dedicated himself, in the last years of his life, to Chinese calligraphy.

14 Nov, 2020

Artist explores his route through sound & visual arts

The OX Warehouse has invited mainland artist Feng Xiaofeng to join its Artist-in-Residence Programme entitled “A Route – Feng Xiaofeng Solo Exhibition”, co-sponsored by the Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC) and Macao Foundation (FM), according to an article on the gallery’s Facebook page. 

12 Nov, 2020