Creative Macau

Center for Creative Industries

Visual Arts

Duarte Esmeriz

Licentiate degree in LAW – Lisboa – Portugal.



2006 – Divisão de Apoio Social à Função Pública (DASFP) – Painting Workshop- With Tong Qu Wen Yi

2008 – Water painting – DASFP

2010  – Oil Painting – DASFP, With Sun In Kuan

2011 – Oil Painting – DASFP, With Sun In Kuan

2012 – Painting – Casa de Portugal em Macau (CPM) With Pedro Besugo

2013 – Ceramic – CPM, With Paulo Valentim

2014 – Oil Painting – CPM, With Madalena Fonseca

2015-2017  – Printmaking –CPM, With Madalena Fonseca


ARTISTIC EXPERIENCE painting exhibition, actor and stilts performer

2006 – Group exhibition – Exposição de Obras de Arte – Interesses Comuns e Realidades das Crianças in Clube Militar de Macau

2015 – Creative Macau, Twelfth Anniversary “Rich Life” Group Exhibition from 28 August to 30 September 2015

2016 – Creative Macau, My work for the Group Exhibition “HERE AND NOW” Group Exhibition from 27 August to 30 September 2016


Has been working as an actor, puppets manipulator and stilts performer in Macao, from 2011 with Black Sands Theater:  Street performance “Alice in Wonderland”,  “Tincaplins” , presented in D. Pedro V Theater for FAM 2012 and Tru & Tru on Lusofonia, “Lena and the magical paintings” presented on CCM,  “A dream about Macao” performance for FAM 2013, “A Chance For Life” presented in Lou Lim Leoc Garden, on FRINGE 2013, ESPERPENTO, performance for FRINGE Festival 2014, Bad Bad Wolf and Aquarium, for FAM 2015, ART PERFORMING with the artist Sylvie Xing Chen, in the exhibition  Named. Unnamed, in Fundação Rui Cunha, a 8 de Junho DE 2016.


OUR FAMILY – 16th Anniversary Collective Exhibition

28th August — 21st September, 2019

The Collective Exhibition will be held in Creative Macau starting from 28 August to 21 September, 2019. 29 members create a structure of the “family” as an artistic project; and compose a family portrait through the real and, or, within imaginary conception. From the abstraction to the substantial, we have been naming themes for our […]

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 […]

“Whatever You Make, Make It Yours” – 14th anniversary collective member exhibition

28th August — 23rd September, 2017

Individual works could express strong individuality and uniqueness. Through this collective exhibition, the artists will creative the masterpieces with various art forms. Such as photography, print making, oil painting, tile painting, etc. The idiosyncratic and distinct thoughts will be gathered. And those will bring us the extraordinary ideas and experiences. Demonstrating the local creative talents’ […]

“Here & Now” 13th anniversary members exhibition

27th August — 30th September, 2016

Adalberto Tenreiro, Alexandre Marreiros 馬偉圖, Armelle de L 李亞美, Chan Un Man 陳遠問, Cristina Vinhas 李詠雅, Duarte Esmeriz, DWG, Elói Scarva, Fernando Simões, Francisco Ricarte, Ho Si Man 何思敏, João Miguel Barros 包偉鋒, Lai Sio Kit 黎小傑, Laura Che 謝小醉, Li Li 李黎, Lúcia Lemos, Madalena Fonseca, Marina Carvalho, Mavin Zin 冼遙廷, Noah Ng 吳方洲, […]

“RICH LIFE” – 12th anniversary group exhibition

28th August — 30th September, 2015

Creative Macau (CCI) will hold a grand opening ceremony of “Rich Life” Members Exhibition and bring stunning music performance to celebrate its 12th Anniversary on Friday, 28 August, 2015. The grand opening ceremony will start at 6pm with a set of live acoustic and electronic music played in a combination of different instruments by the […]