2017 is a grand year for MGM as we herald the 10th anniversary of MGM MACAU, and celebrate the inauguration of MGM COTAI. To commemorate this special year, we’re bringing you the exhibition A Golden Way of Life – Très’Ors, which is a tribute to MGM’s golden days and our aspiration to new heights.
This exhibition will take place from now until September 3, 2017 - it will showcase a unique selection of gold creations and artifacts, with over 250 works dating from the 17th century to the present being brought together for the first time ever.
Comprised of seven distinctive zones, A Golden Way of Life – Très’Ors will take you on a unique journey from gold in art to application of gold in daily life. Come discover the golden way of life!
Exhibition date: April 21 - September 3, 2017
From: Tuesday to Sunday (Open on Mondays that fall on a public holiday)
Time: 12noon to 9pm
Venue: Level 2 MGM Art Space (via Grande Praça)
The exhibition is open to the public. Admission is free.
A Summer of Art Workshops
As part of its commitment to making art accessible to everyone, MGM MACAU is launching a series of art workshops with the theme of "Gold" throughout this summer, celebrating its on-going exhibition A Golden Way of Life - Très’Ors while inspiring people of all ages to develop talents and interest in art. A total of four art workshops will be conducted by local artists and professionals, who will share their artistry and creativity with art enthusiasts.
Midas Touch – Gilding Workshop
(MOP188, 1-hour duration: July 8, 9, 15, 16, 22 or 29, 3pm – 4pm or 6pm – 7pm)
With much excitement, our acclaimed Gilding Workshop is back by popular demand this July!
You’ll have everything you need to become a gold gilder yourself, including 24K gold foil, gilding tools and photo frames, all provided by the organizer. At MGM Art Space, you can delve into the fascinating world of gilding – come create a gold picture frame of your own to display your summer’s greatest moments!
More Broken, More Beautiful - Kintsukuroi Workshop
(MOP388, 4-hour duration: July 23, 30, August 6 or 13, 2pm – 6pm)
Immerse yourself in an incredible journey of Kintsukuroi, transforming broken pottery pieces into glittering works of art. Kintsukuroi is a centuries-old Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with a natural lacquer dusted or mixed with powdered gold to beautify the broken areas and cracks. Local artist and enthusiast of neo-orientalism, Leung Chi Ho is invited to demonstrate the skill of this ceramic art repair techniques used in the past and applied in museums today. Participants can also complete their own masterpiece under the guidance of this rising artist.
Tiny Golden World – Creative Frames Workshop
(MOP60, 1-hour duration: August 19, 20, 26 or 27, 3pm – 4pm)
Let your imagination run wild at the “Tiny Golden World” workshop! The workshop will guide participants to create their own artistic frames with exquisite patterns and gold pigments in the style of our current exhibition, A Golden Way of Life – Très’Ors.
Workshop venue: MGM Art Space
Payment location: Scoops at MGM's Grande Praça
Opening hours: from Monday to Sunday, 1pm-8pm
Terms & Conditions
Participants must apply via the MGM Art Space hotline at 8802 3834 or email firstname.lastname@example.org before making the fee payment.
Participants must pay the application fee at least one day before the workshop begins.
All payments are non-refundable.
Participants must provide receipts and registered information for verification prior to the workshop.