Creative Macau

Center for Creative Industries

Visual Arts

Carmen Lei

Carmen is a part-time university lecturer, a full-time middle school English teacher, a lover of English literature and an artist. She holds a MA in Communication from Hong Kong Baptist University and is interested in the creation of English poetry and abstract painting. Her photographs were exhibited in New Trend 2008 at Artist Commune, Hong Kong, and her experimental short films were also featured in a joint exhibition organized by Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts. Since joining the education sector, she has guided her students to spontaneously write over 100 English poems, which were compiled into a poetry collection entitled The Sound of Words for publishing. She hopes to help students express themselves and present their uniqueness through artistic creation. She has held her first solo poetry and painting exhibition “In the Name of Love” – ‘The addiction’ & ‘You are the reason’ series from 4th June to 28th June 2022 and launched her poetry book In the Name of Love in Mong-Ha Villas.


Abstract Narratives – painting and poetry

11th January — 17th February, 2024

Abstract Narratives is an enchanting exhibition that seamlessly blends the realms of visual art and literature. Curated by the talented artist, this showcase celebrates the profound connection between classic literature and abstract paintings, intertwining the beauty of words and the depth of emotions conveyed through abstract art. Audiences are invited to delve into a mesmerizing […]

“Four Seasons” 20th Anniversary Members Collective Exhibition

28th August — 29th September, 2023

It’s a great pleasure to celebrate two decades of intense artistic and cultural activity with the creative community, which began on the 28th of August 2003 with the mission of welcoming established professionals and new talents seeking recognition. We thank all associated members for their collaboration with thoughtful support since they willingly accept our invitations […]

0 ZERO and SINE DIE – 19th anniversary members collective exhibition

27th August — 24th September, 2022

The Grand Opening of the Center for Creative Industries – CREATIVE MACAU took place 19 years ago, on an auspicious Thursday, on August 28, 2003. Today, we celebrate its 19th anniversary, and we continue to work on our mission. This space hosted an eclectic exhibition with works by members, enrolled in a range of creative […]