- 2001 scholarship for Master studies from Macao Foundation.
BA(Hons) in Fine Art, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, UK;
- Exchange Student (Fall semester 08-12/1998), California State University, Long Beach, USA and having been placed on the “Dean’s Honor List” for Fall semester 1998 for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement (GPA 3.5).
“Painting the Space” – works by Bianca Lei Sio Chong, AFA Beijing, 798 Art Zone, Beijing, Mainland China.
“Media Discursiveness – Impermanent Intrusion”– Bianca Lei Solo Exhibition, in St. Paul’s Fine Art Gallery, Macau.
“Seesaw Struggle – Lei Sio Chong (Bianca) Video Installation Exhibition” , in Ox Warehouse, Macau.
Multi-Prismatic Mutual Views, International Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Macau Museum of Art, Macau
“Re-Naissance” - Macau Art For All Society 13th Anniversary Members Exhibition, Galeria Lisboa, Macau
2020 ARTFEM Woman Artists 2nd International Biennial of Macau, Albergue SCM, Former Municipal Cattle Stable, Galeria Lisboa & Orient Foundation, Macau
MoCA 2020, 7th Animamix Biennial, Snoopy 70th Anniversary Exhibition, Museum of Contemporary Art (MoCA), Shanghai, Mainland China
The 2019 Touring Exhibition of “The recommended screening unit of the 4th Shenzhen Animation Beinnale”—The Expanded Wing of Animation –Experimental animation Xi’an Stop, Xi’An Academy of Fine Arts, Xi’An, Mainland China
The Era of Compound Eyes—RANDOMIZE Intl. Unstable Media Art Festival 2019, XiChang 134 Space & FLUXX PROJECTS Space, Taipei, Taiwan
“The 4th Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennale”—Screening, OCT-LOFT, Shenzhen, Mainland China.
“EXiM 2018-Macau Experimental Video Festival”, Post-Ox warehouse Experimental Site, Macau
“Taichaung International Animation Festival(TIAF) 2018“, Kbro Cinemas, Taichung, Taiwan
“Post-Ox warehouse Experimental Site“, Volong no 15, Macau
Women Artists 1st International Biennial of Macao, The Macao Museum of Art
EXiM 2017-- Cross-Straits Experimental Animation Festival, Museum Auditorium, Macao Museum of Art
The Beginner's Mind - works by AFA founders (AFA’s 10th Anniversary Special), Art Garden, Macau
“Mio Peng Fei & his students” exhibition, Gu Yuan Museum of Art, ZhuiHai, Mainland China.
“The Return of Elegancy”-Chinese Contemporary Art Exhibition, Shenzhen Art of Museum, Shenzhen, Mainland China.
“Pedra XX” –Installation Exhibition ”, Perda Anchorage 20 years of Comuna de Pedra, Art Garden, Macau
“Lost in the Mobius -- Taiwan．Macau” Taipei Artist Village & FreeS Art Space, Taiwan; Ox warehouse, Macau
“Theory of Evolution: Art Spaces Exchange Programme” , OX Warehouse Art Space, Macau.
“A Reconstruction of the Fading Memory” - Video Creation Exhibition, Central Library, Macau
The Macau Architecture Promenade (MAP), Albergue SCM, Macau
Artist Fair Taiwan 2015, Taipei Expo Park Expo Dome, Taiwan
“VAFA 2014” – International Video Art Festival, The Oriental Foundation, Macau.
“FICH – 1º Festival Internacional de Cinema Chinês e Lusófono”, Cinema São Jorge, Lisbon, Portugal.
“Onde é a China / Where is China?”, Bejing World Art Museum, China Millennium Monument, Bejing, Mainland China ; Museu do Oriente, Lisbon, Portugal.
“HKEX – Asian Experimental Video Festival in Hong Kong”, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
“Crossroads • Another Dimension – A Cross-strait Four-regions Artistic Exchange Project 2013”, Hong Kong City Hall Low Block, Hong Kong.
“Crossroads • Another Dimension – A Cross-strait Four-regions Artistic Exchange Project 2013”, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, Mainland China; Macau Museum of Art, Macau; Kaohsiung Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan.
“Asynchronous States -AIA Asia in Independent Asia”, VT Artsalon & FreeS Art Space, Taipei, Taiwan.
“ORBIS Charity Day”, Macau Tower , Macau.
“MC Biennale” Joint Exhibition of Collaborative Artists, MC Gallery, Macau.
“JETLAG”--Multimedia contemporary art in China, FH Hanover (faculty III) and Kunsthalle Faust, Hanover, Germany.
“Nostalgia Refreshed : Old Macao + New Media”, in Macau Art Museum, Macau.
“Similarity and Difference - Guangzhou/Macau Contemporary Art Exhibition”, in OX Warehouse, Macau.
Installation creation, site-specific dance theatre - ”Kafka listening to the wind”, in Culture Centre, Macao.
Editor, the “Macao Art Net Website”, Cultural Institute, Macao.
Presenter, the Video Screening and the Debate with the curator Hanspeter Ammann , in the “Beauty and Meaning” International Video Art Cycle in the 14th Macao Arts Festival, in Macao.
Art Director, TV drama programme “Love. Lost Count”, the TV department of RTHK, in Macao.
Worked with Belgium Artist Joelle Teurlinckx, Christoph Fink and Ria Pacquee in an Art Project which was about space, body and language, London, UK.
Exhibition Assistant, British Artist Duncan Mountford’s Solo Exhibition - “Ordinary Facts Arranged within Time” in Bonington Gallery, Nottingham, UK.
Worked with USA artist Brian Sanderson in an “Exchange Print” Printmaking Project, Long Beach, California, USA.
Organised the exhibition --“The π annual Exhibition of PHICS”, California State University, Long Beach, USA.
Academic, Scholarly and Teaching Experience :
Speaker, Topic A: From Kluge to Debord – Multi-channel Creating Method with Image and Text, “The 4th Shenzhen Independent Animation Biennale” -- Academic Seminar :“Opening the Extending Wing of Animation”, OCT-LOFT, Shenzhen, Mainland China.
Speaker, Colóquio Internacional sobre “China e Portugal China e Portugal nas Eras Moderna e Contemporânea: Convergências e Divergências”, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, University of Coimbra, Portugal.
(to Present) Full-time Lecturer & researcher, Centre of Sino-Western Cultural Studies, Macao Polytechnic Institute.
(from 2003) Full-time Lecturer, the School of Arts, Macao Polytechnic Institute.
Book Publications:《Analysis of the development of Macao's cultural industry》, edited by Hsu Hsiu Chu & Xiang Yong, "Analysis of Case Study of Art Collection Industry" (Bianca Lei & Tina Chen), page 148-161, Macao Cultural Industry Council, Beijing University Press
Book Publications: Edited by Tony Chun-HuiWu, “West of Taiwan, East of Asia: A Study of Asian Experimental Film”, “The Development and Current Situation of Experimental Moving Image in Macao”(by Bianca Lei), page 81-93, Le Ganges Edition, Taiwan.
Article –“The development of current status of Experimental Moving Image in Macau”, published in the magazine《Ox Magazine》December, page 18-23.
Speaker, “Macao Alternative Art Space – Ox warehouse”, Taipei Artist Village, Tapei.
Speaker, “Personal Artworks: the dynamic relationship between mankind and environment factors, Art Square, Tainan
Speaker, “Media City．Polymeric Micro-Era: Polymeric micro era: Xi'an New Media Movie Forum”，Jia pingwa Cultural Museum of Art, Xi’an.
Speaker, “Opening Forum: Experimental Media and Society , HKEX – Asian Experimental Video Festival in Hong Kong –The Social Turn”, Run Run Shaw Creative Media Centre, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
(from 2006) Supervisor for Graduation Project Report, Multimedia major, Design Programme, the School of Arts, Macau Polytechnic Institute.
Article, “The status of Experimental Moving Image in Macau”, published in the magazine “Black Reader”, Seoul, Korea.
Article presentation, “The development and status of experimental video in Macao”, EX!T 2010 – the Experimental Media Art Festival in Taiwan, Taipei Contemporary Art Centre, Taiwan.
Speaker, Seminar-Video Art and Human Emotions, Experimental Art Department, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, Mainland China.
(from 2009) Design Programme Validation Coordinator, the School of Arts, Macao Polytechnic Institute.
Book Publications: Edited by Dai Ding Cheng ,The Sixth chapter: “The International development trend of Higher Education in Visual Arts.”,《Prospects for Macau Higher Education in Visual Arts》by the School of Arts, Macau Polytechnic Institute, published by the Guangdong Higher Education Press, 2009.
Tutor, art creation course, “Fresh Artists” project in 2009, in Ox Warehouse, Macau.
Speaker, video art in “Video Creation Activities”, organised by the “CUT” audio-visual association, in Macau.
(from 2006) Design Programme Coordinator, the School of Arts, Macao Polytechnic Institute.
(from 2006) Design Programme Validation Coordinator, the School of Arts, Macao Polytechnic Institute.
(from 2005) Design, Music(educational) and Visual Arts (educational) Programme Validation Coordinator and completed three Programme Validation Reports, the School of Arts, Macao Polytechnic Institute.
Tutor, video art course in the “2nd Museum Guide Training Programme”, organised by the Cultural Affairs Bureau of Macau.
Tutor, the “Workshops for Inspiring Youth – Video Art Appreciation” organised jointly by the “Stone communes” and the Macao Cultural Centre, Macao.
(from 2003) Tutor, the video installation course, organised by the “CUT” audio-visual association, in Macau.
Speaker, seminar - “New Century Vision – Video Art”, invited by the Macau Art Museum, in Macau.
Speaker, seminar - “The Picture Life – Spiritual Touch” of the Teachers Workshop, invited by the Breakthrough Limited, Hong Kong.
Tutor, Video Art DV Workshop in the “Be Fun, No Smoking” Young People DV Production Project, organized by the “Serviço de Sáude”, “Instituto de Acção Social”, the “Associção de Audio-Visual CUT” and the “Associçao de Escoteiros de Macau (AEM)” and the Association of Chinese Students of Macao, in Macau.