Three residential colleges: Shiu Pong (SPC), Cheong Kun Lun (CKLC), and Ma Man Kei and Lo Pak Sam (MLC) colleges participated “Art Macau” on 25th Sept 2019. Co-organized by the Macau Cultural Institute, the Macau Government Tourism Office together with various hotels and resorts, “Art Macau”, a mega international arts and cultural event featuring eclectic art works and installations, has attracted numerous art lovers from the University of Macau.
Meticulously co-arranged by the government organizers and hotels, our UM students gained the vantage point to learn and appreciate various forms artistic exhibitions including the displays of Italian Renaissance and installations of Chinese modern and contemporary arts. With provision of transportation and professional docent services, our students were enthusiastically engaged to an artistic journey routing from the Wynn Palace to Taipa Houses Museum and Macau Museum of Art. During the visit, the students were imbued with artistic atmosphere and cultural vitality. They interacted with the docents and were able to solve some quizzes and gained prizes. By engaging a joint tour beyond campus, our UM students, accompanied along with their Resident Fellows and Prof. Joaquim Kuong, enjoyed and broadened their artistic and cultural horizons.