Rama IX Art Museum

Portrait which painted is more important than by photography. Even now technology of computer has efficiency to make the picture is complicated and variable. technology is another equipment to make work more convenient but the audience cannot touch model's emotion and feeling which presented from "Hand Head" and "Heart" of artists. They are value of art which the audience cannot find from photographs.


Born :

1935, Bangkoks.


1935 :

Satiwatrakang School

1937 - 1960 :

School of Fine Arts B.A. (Painting) The Faculty of Painting and Sculpture, Silpakorn University

Occupation :

1959 - present :

Teaching Art on Television Instructor for the Faculty of painting and Sculpture; and Apply Art Section of the Faculty of Decorative Art; Silpakorn University

Award & Honor :

1963 :

3 rd Prize (Painting), The 14th National Exhibition of Art

1966 :

One Woman Show, Bangkapi Gallery

1967 :

Repairing the oil painting in Chitlada Palace Given the commission in doing Painting for Pupingrajanives Palace

1968 :

The 18th National Exhibition of Art

1970 :

Painted the Royal family for the hall in Chitlada Palace by the command of her Majesty the Queen

1974 :

The 11 Thai artists Exhibition, The National Theatre, The Department of Fine Arts

1979 :

The 1st - 4th Art Exhibition of Thailand, in Bangkok, Japan and France

1980 :

Portrait painting of Past Journalists at the Department of Communication

1982 :

Painted Prince Vajirunhis in Vimarnmaek Palace, by the command of Her Majesty the Queen

1984 :

Portrait Painting Exhibition, at The National Museum, (The Museum of Fine Arts)

1985 :

- "The Art by Her Royal Highness Princes Makachakri," Exhibition with other Thai Artists at North-Eastern technic college Nakornrajasima Province

- The Painting in Honour to His Majesty Exhibition at Sangkeet Center, Bangkok Bank

1989 :

The works of the instructors of the Faculty of Decorative Arts Exhibition: The Museum of Art, Silpakorn University

1990 :

The Art of Peace Exhibition, in the auditorium of Thammasat University

1992 :

"36 Years Exhibition", The Faculty of Decorative Arts, Silpakorn University The International of Woman's Art Exhibition to commemorate the 60th year of Her Majesty the Queen at The Thai Cultural Center, Bangkok (participated with artists from 26 countries)

1992 :

The Creative Women Exhibition, Sirikit Convention Center

Status :

Married to Mr. Sompoj Upa-in, have one son and one daughter


Thai Artist