For anyone who would like to learn from the history and culture of Macao, the best way is to take a walk along its avenues and alleyways to follow the footprints from bygone eras. So let’s embark on a journey along the life of Gao Jianfu, a renowned painter who had a short stay in Macao, to take a retrospective look at the history of arts in Macao.
About the painter
Gao Jianfu (1879 – 1951), sobriqueted as Jue Ting, was a native of Panyu district of Guangdong province. He was schooled in Macao and then went to Japan to learn painting. He was a member of the Chinese Revolutionary Alliance (Tongmenghui) and the founder of Lingnan School of Painting of China.
Total walking time: 50 minutes