Creative Macau

Center for Creative Industries

Visual Arts

António Duarte Mil-Homens

Macau resident António Duarte Mil-Homens was born in Lisbon on October 9, 1949. Essentially self-taught, he holds qualifications from the Portuguese Association of Photographic Art and  attends a number of photographic workshops.

In 1984 he became a publicity photographer, working for various agencies and companies including food producers, cosmetics, textile, automobile, telecommunications, glass and crystal manufacturers, as well as official departments, doing studio photography, reportage, aerial and scientific photography. From June 1987 to January 2005, he worked as a photographer in the Institute for Advanced Agronomy Studies in Lisbon, capturing photo and video images for teaching support and investigation, with thousands of images published on thesis and communications in Portugal and overseas.

He has held 18 individual photographic exhibitions in Portugal and Macau and participated in 19 collective exhibitions. Honoured at a number of photography competitions, he was also a Jury member in a few ones.

On the invitation of student’s associations and other institutions such as the House of Portugal in Macau, he organized and taught, 45 photography courses, along with short photography workshops. His work has been published in dozens of books.

Exhbitions

Open Future – Collective Exhibition

28th August — 22nd September, 2018

“Contemporary life is one that undergoes constant transformation, in the context of spaces, time or memory; we live with a heave, being hemmed in by each other and heaped praise on one another.” Creative Macau will be celebrating its 15th anniversary on 28 August 2018 with “OPEN FUTURE” – Collective Exhibition. Our creative members are […]

Visual Thinking: Talk with the Artists

19th May, 2018 16:00

Photography exhibition Visual Thinking open until 19th May. And there will be a talk regarding the exhibition at 4pm on 19th May. Feel free to join!

Visual Thinking – photography group exhibition

25th April — 19th May, 2018

ABOUT THE EXHIBITION   “Painting and sculpture come from the inside out; photography comes from outside in.” – Rudolf Arnheim   Some people may believe photography is not as dynamic as painting because photography is environment driven, as it attempts to grasp the essence of a subject or express the personality of a model. Here […]

SHANXI FACES

4th — 21st November, 2011

Shanxi Province, “west of the mountains”. One third of China’s coal resources lie there. But also seeds of development in a sustainable way. Qinxian County, in Shanxi province, recently launched a campaign to build 100,000 ecological farms, which will enrich local farmers and promote sustainable and eco-friendly agriculture. This is the province from where these […]