Rama IX Art Museum

Chamruang Vichienket (ชำเรือง วิเชียรเขตต์)

Chamruang Vichienket

ชำเรือง วิเชียรเขตต์

National Thai Artist 1996
(ศิลปินแห่งชาติ 2539)

Chamruang Vichienket

ชำเรือง วิเชียรเขตต์

National Thai Artist 1996
(ศิลปินแห่งชาติ 2539)

I have the inspiration from the experience of nature and comes energy, defferent kinds of natural phenomena as well as from human's creation, from man mage, from sound, musics and language.

My imagination, coming out of my unique soul combining with the fantasy the art and culture of my own beloved nation. All of these are the source of my creative energy.


Born :

March 2, 1931, Kalasin, Thailand

Pass Away :

August 9, 2021

Residence :

Vichienket Studio 70/488 Soi 4, Prachanives 2, Prachachuan Road, Thailand. Tel (662)573 -1995, 574-4278

Education :

1950-1954 Studied at the Faculty of Painting and sculpture, Silpakorn University, under the supervision of Professor Corrado Feroci.

Professional Experience

1953 :

Sculpture King Rama the First and King Rama the Fifth at Military Conference.

1954 :

Began the teaching career as an Instructor of Sculpture, Faculty of Painting and Sculpture, Silpakorn University.

1960 :

Appointed as the guest lecturer in Industrial Arts at the Faculty of Architecture, Chulalongkorn University and Faculty of Architecture, Silpakorn University.

1964 :

Tranfer to be an instructor at Department of Applied Arts Studies, Faculty of Decorative Arts, Silpakorn University.

1988 :

Retired to work at home

1992 :

Special instructure at Department of Fine Arts, Bangkok University, Teaching in Sculpture.

Exhibition and Awards

1955-1969 :

- First Participation in the Sixth National Art Exhibition, Bangkok, Thailand and participation in the Annual Exhbition Since.

- Award from the National Art Exhibition: One Golden medal: in Sculpture Eight Silver medal: in Sculpture Two Copper medal: in Sculpture One copper medal: in Paintng

Group Show

1967 :

Exhibition of Sculpture, Copenhagen, Denmark, and the art Exhibition of Saopaolo, Brazil

1970 :

Exhibition of Painting, Sculpture, Ceramic and Print , The Montien Hotel, Bangkok

1977 :

Art Exhibition of the Bangkok Dice Group Artists, Silpa Bhirasri Institute, Bangkok

1977 :

Art Exhibition of the Bangkok Dice Group Artists, Silpa Bhirasri Institute, Bangkok

1979-1980 :

A Retrospective of 25 National Exhibition of Art. On the Occasion of the Opening of The Art Gallery Silpakorn University, The Art Gallery Silpakorn University, Bangkok

1981 :

- Exhibition of Painting, Sculpture and Graphics, The Montien Hotel, Bangkok

- Exhibition of Contemporary Thai Art, Thai Investment and Securities Co.,Ltd. (TISCO), Bangkok

1982 :

- The Exhibition of Contemporary Thai Art, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok

- The Art Exhibition, The Bank of Thailand, Bangkok

1984 :

Visual Art Exhibition, Sculpture and Painting, The Montien Hotel, Bangkok

1985 :

February, Art Exhibition and Sale for the Benifit of the Princess Mother's Charties Fund of Thailand, H Iton International Hotel, Bangkok

1986 :

- March, An Exhibition of Contemporary Art, TISCO Invitation 1986, Bangkok

- June-July, Pacific Asia Museum, Pasadena, California, U.S.A. and M.M. Shino Gallery, Los Angeles, California, U.S.A.

1987 :

- April, The Art Exhibition Pattaya Festival, The Royal Cliff Beach Hotel, Pattaya

- 12 Contemporary Thai Artists April 14th - 30th 1987, M M. Shinno Gallery

1988 :

November 9 - 18 Exquisite Thai Sculptures,The Montien Hotel, Bangkok

1989 :

November 26 - December 14 th Contemporary Art Exhibition by 100 Thai Artists on the Occasion of the 100th Birthday Anniversaries Phya Anumanrajadhon and Phar Saraprasert, The National Gallery, Bangkok

1990 :

- Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture, Thailand Cultural Center, Bangkok

- The Grandest Art Exhibition of the year, The Grand Hall, River City Shopping Complex, Bangkok

1991 :

Thai Contemporary Art Exhibition "Artists to heart for Emergeney Home", Hilton International Hotel, Bangkok

1992 :

- "The World Through the Light of Art" 7th Dharma Group Art Exhibition and other 29 invited Artists 2-16 July, Musical Art Center, Bangkok

- The Department of Fine Arts Presents a Special Exhibition "73 Thai Artists from Silpa Bhirasri School", The National Gallery, Bangkok

- 1967-1992 25th Anniversary, The Montien Hotel, Bangkok

- Painting and Sculpture Exhibition, on the occasion of The Bank of Thailand's 50th Anniversary.

1993 :

Sculpture Exposition 93' The Centennial Celebration of Professor Silpa Bhirasri, The National Gallery, Bangkok

1991 - 1993 :

The Integrative Art of Modern Thailand October 1991 - March 1993 :- Lowie Museum of Anthropology University of California, Berkely, U.S.A. Elvehjem Museum of Art University of Wiscons in, Madison The Art Museum Arizona State University, Tempe The Burke Museum University of Washington, Seattle, U.S.A. The Bowers Museum Santa Ana, California, U.S.A. Thailand Cultural Center, Bangkok

Rama IX Collection

Gift from the artist

Creation, 1981
11 x 13 x 5 cm.
เจริญงอกงาม 2524
11 x 13 x 5 ซม.

Golfer, 1973
97 x 45 x 25 cm.
นักกอล์ฟ 2516
97 x 45 x 25 ซม.

Sorrow, 1956
59 x 62 x 53 cm.
Harmony, 1959
Height 120 cm.
Award : 2nd Prize, Silver Medal Award (Sculpture),The 10th National Exhibition of Art,1959
Group, 1965
Height 143 cm.
Award : 1st Prize,Gold Medal Award,The 16th National Exhibition of Art
Mass, 1967
Height 127 cm.
No.1, 1969
240 x 17 x 9.5 cm.
Diety, 1984
140.5 x 30 cm.
Form and Space, 1988
Heiht 31"
Walking Buddha, 1991
137 x 33.5 cm.
Symphony of Color I, 1992
Watercolor on paper
75 x 97 cm.
Symphony of Color II, 1992
Watercolor on paper
75 x 97 cm.
Non - Self, 1993
Height 53"