Culture

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

International film-fest to stream 31 movies as it goes virtual next month (Update)

This year’s International Film Festival & Awards • Macao (IFFAM) will be taking place digitally from 3-8 December where all 31 movies will be streamed online, a statement from the event’s organiser said on Tuesday.

11 Nov, 2020

USJ students showcase their selected works

An exhibition entitled “Selected Works 2020” by graduates of the University of Saint Joseph (USJ) Faculty of Arts and Humanities’ Department of Creative Industries is being held at Creative Macau – Centre for Creative Industries.

11 Nov, 2020

International Film Festival and Awards Macao to be held online

For the first time since it started five years ago, the International Film Festival and Awards ‧ Macao (IFFAM) will be held entirely online, running from 3 to 8 December.

10 Nov, 2020

Officials celebrate Four-Faced Buddha’s holy birthday

Officials including Edmund Ho Hau Wah, vice-chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Consultative Conference (CPPCC), and Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO) Director Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes attended the Four-Faced Buddha’s holy birthday on Monday in Taipa.

10 Nov, 2020

MAM shows historical local landscape paintings

An exhibition entitled “Wandering Across the Landscape” in the 3rd-floor gallery of the Macao Museum of Art (MAM) is showcasing dozens of paintings of Macao’s historical landscape since the 18th century.

9 Nov, 2020

KINO film-fest brings 12 ‘serious, solid & unique’ German movies to Macao

The 5th KINO German festival will bring 12 “serious, solid and unique” German movies to Macao starting on Friday.

4 Nov, 2020

Portuguese artist displays exhibits inspired by sci-fi films

An exhibition entitled “MO2049” by Portuguese artist Ricardo Lima and organised by Taipa Village Cultural Association is being held at Taipa Village Art Space.

4 Nov, 2020

Local choir uncovers Fr Guilherme Schmid music compositions

A local Catholic choir, Perosi Choir, uncovered two lost Mass compositions written by Father Guilherme Schmid when he was in Macao in the 1950s.

30 Oct, 2020

Macao Museum displays postcards to remember the past

A postcard exhibition entitled “Memory of the Past” organised by the Macao Museum is being held at the museum’s gallery.

29 Oct, 2020

Tap Seac Craft Market handicraft workshops registration now open

The Tap Seac Craft Market organised by the Cultural Affairs Bureau (IC) will be held in Praça do Tap Seac on two weekends, 20-22 November and 27-29 November.

28 Oct, 2020

DSAMA finds recyclable items at old shipyard in Lai Chi Vun

The Marine and Water Bureau (DSAMA) said in a statement on Monday that its staff members had found a large amount of recyclable items at one of the old shipyards in Coloane’s Lai Chi Vun hamlet.

27 Oct, 2020