120 works will be on show at the Tap Seac Gallery in the 2005 Annual Visual Arts
Exhibition. It opens this Saturday to the public. This year titled “Macau
Cultural Heritage: Beyond History”, this show aspires to promote local art.
These annual visual arts exhibitions aim to stimulate
artistic creativity, seek out new talents and promote works in different media,
so the contest that precedes it is open to all the public. While promoting
technical innovation, the event also aims to encourage the artistic expression
In this edition, participants were inspired to explore the
myriad aspects of Macau’s culture over the course of its history.
The works that compose the exhibition were selected from
among a total of 350 submitted works, by a jury consisting of five experts in
different fields of the visual arts: Dong Xiao Ming, Yu Chang, Chen Hsien Tung,
Tommy Lee and David Miller, from Mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Canada,
In conjunction with the exhibition, the Cultural Institute
has organized a variety of arts-related educational activities, such as
workshops for schools and families.