Chiu Yeng Culture Successfully Held the First “Y Show” Attracts over a hundred enterprises and schools, and contributes to the local cultural and creative industry
“Y Show”, organised by Chiu Yeng Culture Limited (“Chiu Yeng Culture”) and co-organised by Chiii Design Ltd. (“Chiii Design”), held the Award Ceremony at the Regency Art Hotel on 2nd October, which draws the First Macau Art Graduates Joint Exhibition to a perfect end.
Ms. Sabrina Ho Chiu Yeng, “Y Show” Curator, giving the thank you speech at the “Y Show” Award Ceremony.
The Award Ceremony has the pleasure to have invited Mr. Leong Heng Teng, President of the Administrative Council of the Cultural Industries Fund; Mr. Katsumi Asaba, Mr. Jianping He, and Mr. Fons Matthias Hickmann of the “Y Show” international assessment committee; Ms. Sabrina Ho Chiu Yeng and Mr. Mann Lao, “Y Show” Curators; Ms. Angela Leong On Kei, Vice President of Dr. Stanley Ho Foundation; Mr. Wallus Leung, Marketing Services Director of Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A.; Mr. Mike Chiu, Sales & Marketing Manager of Sociedade de Lotarias e Apostas Mútuas de Macau, Lda., Mr. Alex An, Representative of Jin Yi Cheng; andMr. Billy Choi, Representative of Powerlong Art and Culture Group to witness the announcement of the Outstanding Award winners. The international assessment committee selected the top 10 outstanding artworks and honoured the students with the Outstanding Award to show recognition and encouragement, and to applaud the young creators for their creativity and encourage them to join the design-related industry. The winners of the Outstanding Award are (in no particular order): Lei Ka I of Macao Polytechnic Institute; Lai Yiu Sing of Hong Kong Designers Association; Gao Xiang, Liu Senhan, Mi Xin, Tu Weiyang, Wen Richeng of Macau University of Science and Technology; Kazuyuki Yumigeta of Kuwasawa Design School; Kyle Chet Ahmet of Kuwasawa Design School; Cheong Un Teng of Macao Polytechnic Institute; Zheng Wen Jie of Macau University of Science and Technology; Saori Shiroshita of Berlin University of the Arts; Leong Chi Hang of Macao Polytechnic Institute; and Shi Rundong, Huang Qiwen, Lin Wenbiao of Macau University of Science and Technology.
Ms. Angela Leong, Vice President of the Dr. Stanley Ho Foundation, one of the sponsors of “Y Show” event, presenting the sponsorship award to the selected winner, Ms. Ao Lei Peng of Macao Polytechnic Institute, to encourage student for future creation.
During the joint exhibition, six seminars were held, and invited the “Y Show” assessment committee, entrepreneurs and famous designers from different industries as seminar guest speakers to share their experience and creation story. The six seminars, which enable design enthusiasts to understand more about creative thinking and design, attracted a total audience number of 500.
The joint exhibition has the pleasure to host visits from numerous local schools, including City University of Macau, School of the Nations, Our Lady of Fatima Girls’ School, Tong Nam Middle School, the International School of Macao, Guang Da Middle School, Xinhua Middle School, Escola Luso-chinesa Técnico-profissional, Pui Va Middle School, Sheng Kung Hui Chiu Kou School Macau, Chan Sui Ki Perpetual Help College, Escola Tong Sin Tong, Kao Yip Middle School, and Colégio Estrela do Mar.
The exhibition also offers an opportunity for international large enterprises and designers to discover young potential design talents, and offers a direct job opportunity for fresh graduates. The enterprises are:
Other region: Jardine Matheson Limited, New World Development Company Limited, and Sun Hung Kai Properties Group, Emperor International Holdings Limited, M Racing Team Limited, Ocean Park Corporation, Lai Sun Group, Facebook, Tencent, Hong Kong Television Broadcasts Limited, Hong Kong Federation of Design Associations, Hong KongScience and Technology Park Corporation, Shenzhen Sand River Golf Club, Mirage Visuals, Hotel sáv, Kinox Trading Limited, the Bank of East Asia Limited, Hong Kong Quality Brands Alliance, Moiselle (Hong Kong) Limited, Fu hui Jewelry Limited, Culturecom Holdings Limited, Think Creative Design International Architecture Firm, Kowloon International Trade & Exhibition Centre, MACEXPO Exhibition Co.Ltd., Antalis (Hong Kong) Limited, Zhongshan Design Exchange Association, Alves Const. and Prop. Investment Co. Ltd., LVMH Group, Chopard Hong Kong, Christian Dior Far East Ltd.,Clarins, iCentre, CRAXH Multimedia Productions, Dorsett Hospitaity International, Hong Kong Art Centre, Hopewell Holdings Limited, the Y.Elites Association Limited, CLSA Limited, Hang Lung Properties Limited, Wing Tai Asia, Bebegarten Education Centre, M Beauty, Vipshop Holdings Limited, HK Cocoon, Buzz Concepts, INDICUBE, Knight Frank Hong Kong Limited, Synergy-Group, S.A.S. Dragon Holdings Ltd., Berjaya Times Square Kuala Lumpur, MCL Financial Group Ltd., Platinum Boking Company Limited, J.P Morgan, THAKOON, SouthBay Investment Advisors Limited, Morgan Stanley Asia, Hong Kong Art School, etc.
Macau: Macau Interior Design Commercial Association, Signum, CM Design, Macau Creations, Todot Design & Planning Limited, Mandarin Oriental Macau, zoomcreative, Folio Advertising Company Ltd., The 13, JIMEI INT ENT Head Office, Mekim (Macau) Limited, The Industry and Commerce Association of Macau, Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A.,Macau Jiangmen Communal Society, San Veng Kou Paper Co. Ltd., Macau Jockey Club, Macau Maritime Silk Road, Culture-oriented Travel Association, Bank of China Macau Branch, Macau International Airport Co. Ltd., David’s Marketing Communications Ltd., MOME Limited, Orbis, Wynn Macau, Sociedade de Lotarias e Apostas Mútuas de Macau, Lda., People for People Recruitment & Consulting Services, Star River, Windsor Arch, Macau Design Centre, Gama Concept Limited, Coup Design & Co., Complant Macau Employment Agency Co. Ltd., Mercedes-Benz, Murano Art Glass, LIBD Design & Production Co. Ltd., Love Avenue No. 9 Ltd., Alves Café, Tak Chun Group, Jeunesse Global, Trust Construction and Investment Company Limited, Hotel Taipa Square (Macau) Company Limited, Trust Luck International Investment and Development Company Limited, Kong Sing Real Estate and Development Company Limited, Trust Mass Investment and Development Company Limited, La Magnificence Properties Management Company Limited, Costa Shopping Center Management Limited, Yum Restaurant Management Company Limited, Trust Benevolent Real Investment Limited, New Port (Macau) Company Limited, Focus Investment and Development Company Limited, New Lotus Investments Company Limited, Carriana Holdings (Entertainments and Gastronomy) Limited, Millennium Court Property Management Company Limited, New Port Shopping Centre Management Limited, and Century Advertising Planning LTD., Zung Fu Motors (Macau) Ltd., Macau New Technologies Incubator Centre, Hang Huo Enterprise Group Ltd., Zero’s Design Communications Ltd., Ideal Advertising & Marketing Planning Company Ltd., Richcom Audio Video Group, ECO Aviation Fuel Services Limited, GHC Ventures Limited, Plus Eyewear Limited, etc.
Ms. Sabrina Ho Chiu Yeng, Managing Director of Chiu Yeng Culture and Curator of “Y Show”, stated, “I want to thank all the Macao SAR government officials, international brands and designers, schools and associations, and all Macau citizens for their strong support during the four-day “Y Show”, and make the event a great success. Chiu Yeng Culture will introduce more international brands and institutes to join the next joint exhibition, with the aim to make “Y Show” to be a leading joint exhibition in Asia.”
Mr. Katsumi Asaba, legendary Japanese designer, commented, “I am very glad to attend “Y Show” and being one of the assessment committee members. This is the first time I participate in Macau’s design event as a member of the assessment committee. I feel honoured to share my experience with so many design enthusiasts. The Macau city has a blend of both Chinese and Western culture, and has a rich cultural background. By examine some of the student’s art work I found that there are potential creative students. I believe ‘Y Show’ is a success since they have introduced different overseas institutions with different cultural backgrounds to join the event and this surely can stimulate students to develop and enhance their creative mindset.”
Mr. Wallus Leung, Marketing Services Director of the SJM, one of the sponsors of “Y Show” event, presenting the sponsorship award to the representative of the selected winner, Ms. Gu Wenyi, Mr. Huang Shenda and Ms. Huang Xu of Macau University of Science and Technology, to encourage student for future creation.
Shi Rundon of Macau University of Science and Technology, one of the “Y Show” Outstanding Award winners, expressed, “I feel so excited to be selected as one of the award winners by the international assessment committee. The award from these famous designers is a huge recognition to me. I feel glad that Macau finally has a joint exhibition showcasing work from different institutes; this is a platform I have always been looking for. I hope Macau can offer more similar platforms like “Y Show”, which enable direct interaction between students and entrepreneurs and well-known designers to enhance our creative knowledge and also create a better future for the young creators.”
The first “Y Show” is strongly supported by various sponsors, with the endeavor to support local cultural and creative industry. They include (in no particular order): Dr. Stanley Ho Foundation, Sociedade de Jogos de Macau, S.A., Sociedade de Lotarias e Apostas Mútuas de Macau, Lda., Powerlong Art and Culture Group, Fundação Rui Cunha, Poly Auction Macau Limited, Tianchen Times Culture Development Co., Ltd., L’Arc Macau, Antalis (Hong Kong) Ltd., Tipografia Macau Hung Heng Ltda., Macau Hong Kong Terminal Ltd., Regency Art Hotel, Chessman Entertainment & Production Co. Ltd., and Nextra Marketing and Business Consulting Limited.
For more details regarding “Y Show”, please visit the official website: www.chiuyengculture.com.