Creative Macau

Center for Creative Industries

Film and Video

Filipa Simões

Ana Filipa Simões was born in Lisbon in 1978.

Attended video course in the Portuguese Youth Center in 2000. Graduated in Communication Design by the Lisbon University, Faculty of Fine Arts, in 2003.

Develops a professional practice since 2001 as a Designer in areas such as editorial design, corporate image, environmental education, video, information design, exhibition design and illustration.

Lives and Works in Macau since 2004.


It’s a head scratch, isn’t it?

26th March — 9th April, 2008


15th February, 2008

In WHY? , the designer creates its own problem by questioning the basis of his creative path. This inquietude is the starting point for a graphic essay exploring the plastic potential of this process. Based on four simple signs [ w . h . y . ? ], the author explores the diversity within unity, by experimenting several approaches to convey different ideas and sensations. […]