Creative Macau

Center for Creative Industries


Elisa Vilaça

Born in Porto, Portugal. With a degree in Educational Sciences and a Master’s Degree in Portuguese Studies (History variant), she dedicated a large part of her professional career to teaching. She has been living in Macau since 1982. During her stay in Macau, in addition to her professional activity, she studied for 3 years at the Macau School of Arts in the areas of engraving, screen printing, sculpture and jewelry. Participated in several group and individual exhibitions in Macau, China, Brazil and Portugal.


Wings of May – artistic works with paper

12th May — 11th June, 2022

CREATIVE MACAU invited Bing Cheong and Elisa Vilaça – two local artists who have made their creative journey creating works with recyclable materials. This exhibition of creative works with paper, aims to offer to the public, tangible and intangible of poetic views, to see and feel the invited artists’ worlds, and to give new life […]

OPEN CLOSE OPEN – 18th Anniversary Collective Exhibition

28th August — 30th September, 2021

Reflecting on these two atypical years, we proposed to the members an emotional catharsis that would creatively express the ups and downs of their own feelings. Each work presented will transmit personal feelings experienced, either real or metaphorical with the dilemma of Open – Close – Open, inside/outside of themselves. OPEN CLOSE OPEN inspired 33 […]