Carlos Marreiros is an award-winning architect, urban planner, designer and artist with cutting-edge creations that are widely recognized and internationally published. Born in Macau, he studied in Macau, Portugal, Germany and Sweden before returning to Macau in 1983. He is regularly invited to exhibit and lecture at galleries and Universities in Europe, America and Asia. He is also a university professor and community leader, serving in many nongovernmental organizations and governmental committees. He was presented with honorific decorations by the Macau SAR Government’s Chief Executive, by two former Governors of Macau and by the President of the Republic of Portugal. Carlos Marreiros is the main founder and partner of MAA Marreiros Architectural Atelier Ltd, Bambú Sociedade de Artes Limitada and Albergue SCM – ALBcreativeLAB.