Macau’s Firecracker Industry: New works by Lio Man Cheong
Why We Recommend it
Created by master painter Lio Man Cheong, the exhibition showcases Lio’s new and unseen works depicting Macau’s long-flourishing firecracker industry.
The show depicts Macau’s long-flourishing firecracker industry, from its growing prominence in the late 19th century to its prosperity in the early 20th century.
A master painter who specialises in watercolours and oils, Lio’s works dwell on space, time, memory and people.
The show highlights how the handicraft process involves of various phases and contexts. t has a special meaning for Taipa Village and its residents, serving as a reminder of its rich tradition and paying tribute to its ancestors.