Creative Macau

Center for Creative Industries

Visual Arts

Cai Guo Jie

Born in Hsin Chu, Taiwan and moved to Macao in 2011. Cai graduated from College of Fine Arts, National Taiwan University of Arts with Bachelor’ s (major in painting) and Master’ s degree (major in installation).

He now focuses on painting, installation-making, curating and art educatin. He took part in a number of solo and group exhibitions in Taiwan and Macau.


OPEN CLOSE OPEN – 18th Anniversary Collective Exhibition

28th August — 30th September, 2021

Reflecting on these two atypical years, we proposed to the members an emotional catharsis that would creatively express the ups and downs of their own feelings. Each work presented will transmit personal feelings experienced, either real or metaphorical with the dilemma of Open – Close – Open, inside/outside of themselves. OPEN CLOSE OPEN inspired 33 […]

UNLOCK THAT DOOR – 17th Anniversary Collective Exhibition

28th August — 19th September, 2020

Today, not many people write letters on paper to be sent by post or delivered by hand. Writing a letter to someone is something intimate – although the other person is far away, he/she remains present both in image and spirit. Words in letters carry meanings and often lead us to a cathartic release. When […]

A place that is Never on the Map – Cai Guo Jie Solo Exhibition

16th July — 22nd August, 2020

From the vigorous watercolor paintings of cityscape to the solemn conceptual project on land boundary, Cai Guojie’s artworks might seem disparate at first glance, yet they are always means with which he ponders and probes culture, creations made from deconstruction and reconstruction. Painted in vivid colors, landmarks in Macao such as St. Dominic’s Church and […]

Open Future – Collective Exhibition

28th August — 22nd September, 2018

“Contemporary life is one that undergoes constant transformation, in the context of spaces, time or memory; we live with a heave, being hemmed in by each other and heaped praise on one another.” Creative Macau will be celebrating its 15th anniversary on 28 August 2018 with “OPEN FUTURE” – Collective Exhibition. Our creative members are […]