Creative Macau

Center for Creative Industries

Performing Arts

Joan Lam

Joan Wai I Lam, was born in Macao. She has been living in Spain for years. After being an intern for a year in Costa Rica, finally she is in Macao again. Joan studied art in Spain (Granada), she got an opportunity to be an exchange student in Poland. During her studies, she had several exhibitions.


A Drop in the Ocean – painting

11th May — 10th June, 2023

Nowadays, a majority of people are reliant heavily on electronic devices. They no longer attend to their surroundings with their own senses and explore the nature by heart. In this exhibition, most of the works are created through the artist´s personal observation and her emotions. One can observe tiny things, and feel what the nature […]

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 […]

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 […]