Born : 27 September 1961
Address : Studio: 65/1 Onnuch 52, Suan Luang, Bangkok 10250, THAILAND. Tel: [66] 02 321-5469, Mobile: [66] 085 199-4050 .
  E-mail :manit1961@yahoo.com
  Kathmandu Photo Gallery 87 Pan Road, Bangrak, Silom, Bangkok 10500, THAILAND. Tel: [66] 02 234-6700, Fax: [66] 02 661-4413 .
  E-mail :kathmandu.bkk@gmail.com
  Website :www.kathmandu-bkk.com
1984 1984 Visual Art [B.A.], Srinakharinvirot University, Bangkok
International Group Exhibitions
2008 Coffee, Cigarettes and Pad Thai, Eslite Gallery, Taipei, TAIWAN
2008 Traces of Siamese Smile, Bangkok Art & Culture Centre, THAILAND
2008 More to Love, Chiang Mai University Art Centre, THAILAND
2007 Photoquai, the World Visual Arts Biennale, Paris, FRANCE
2007 Las Partes Y El Todo, Fundacio Foto Colectania, Barcelona, SPAIN
2007 Festival du Scoop, Angers, FRANCE
2007 Soft Power, Shanghai Zendai MoMA, CHINA
2007 Act of Faith, Noorderlicht Photofestival, Groningen, NETHERLANDS
2007 Charm & Chasm, Tang Contemporary, Beijing, CHINA
2007 Asia - Europe Mediations, Poznan National Museum, POLAND
2007 Thermocline of Art - New Asian Waves, ZKM, Karlsruhe, GERMANY
2007 Show Me Thai, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, JAPAN
2007 Man in Pink, Galerie VU’, Paris, FRANCE
2007 So Close / So Far Away, CRAC ALSACE, Altkirch, FRANCE
2006 Fever Variations, 6th Gwangju Biennale, KOREA
2006 The Suspended Moment, 100 Tonson Gallery, Bangkok, THAILAND
2005 Global Tour, Stichting W 139, Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS
2005 Two Asias Two Europes, Duolun Museum of Modern Art, Shanghai, CHINA
2005 The First Pocheon Asian Art Festival, Pocheon, KOREA
2005 Asia Traffic, Esplanade, SINGAPORE
2005 Bangkok : Bangkok, Kunsten Festival des Arts, de Markten, Brussels, BELGUIM
2005 Luk-ka-pid, Luk-ka-perd, the invisible Landscape, Art Centre , Clula University, BKK
2005 Bangkok : Bangkok, La Capella, Barcelona, SPAIN
2004 Resistance, Chobi Mela III, Dhaka, BANGLADESH
2004 Asian Traffic, Asia-Australia Arts Centre, Sydney, Contemporary Art Centre of South Australia, Adelaide
2004 Identities vs Globalisation?, Chiang Mai, Bangkok and Dahlem Museum, Berlin
2004 Portraits, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
2003 50th la Biennale di Venezia, Thai Pavilion, ITALY
2003 Global Detail, Noorderlocht Photofestival, Groningen, NETHERLANDS
2003 Memory & Disappearance, Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NEW YORK
2003 Next Move, LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts, SINGAPORE
2003 36 Ideas from Asia, Rupertinum Museum of Art, Salzburg, AUSTRIA
2003 Thai-tanic, Ethan Cohen Fine Art, New York, U.S.A.
2003 From Desire to Where, Tang Gallery, Bangkok, THAILAND
2002 Asia Comments, Copenhagen, DENMARK
2002 Living out - Hiding in, Tang Gallery, Bangkok, THAILAND
2002 Site+Sight, LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts, SINGAPORE
2002 36 Ideas from Asia, Museum Kuppersmuhle Sammlung Grothe, Duisburg, GERMANY
2002 Quatre de Bangkok, Galerie VU, Paris, FRANCE
2001 Borderline, Art Center, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, THAILAND
2001 China Pingyao International Photography Festival, Shanxi, CHINA
2001 4 de Bangkok, PhotoEspana, Madrid, SPAIN
2001 The Promise of Photography, DG Bank, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt, GERMANY
2001 Polypolis, Kunsthaus, Hamberg, GERMANY
2000 Glocal Scents of Thailand, Edsvik konst och kultur, Sollentuna, SWEDEN
2000 Images of the World, Station, Copenhagen, DENMARK
2000 Tourist Industry, Forum Stadtpark, Graz, AUSTRIA
1999 Tachikawa International Art Festival, Tokyo, JAPAN
1999 Cities on the Move, Secession, Vienna, AUSTRIA
Cities on the Move, Museum of Comtemporary Art, Helsinki, FINLAND
Cities on the Move, Hayward Gallery, London, UK
Cities on the Move, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, DENMARK
Cities on the Move, Central Rama III Department Store, Bangkok, THAILAND
1999 International Photography Biennale, MEXICO
1999 The First Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale, JAPAN
1998 XXIV Bienal International de Sao Paulo, BRAZIL
1998 Souvenirs, London, UK
1998 Contemporary Color Photography from Asia, Boston, USA
1998 Asia City, The photographers' Gallery, London, UK
1997 Photographies des 3 Continents, Nantes, FRANCE
1997 Asiatica, Phnom, CAMBODIA
1985 The 4 th Asian Painting, Printing and Photography Exhibition, BRUNAI
Solo Exhibition
2008 Ordinary/Extraordinary, Place M, Tokyo, JAPAN
2008 Life is Beautiful, Kathmandu Photo Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
2008 The Lambs of God, Centre for Contemporary Photography, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA
2007 Man in Pink, Galerie VU’, Paris, FRANCE
2007 Ordinary/Extraordinary, Tang Contemporary Art, Bangkok, THAILAND
2006 Beijing Pink, Highland Gallery, Beijing, CHINA
2006 Safari, Kathmandu Photo Gallery, Bangkok
2006 Pinkman in Wonderland, National Stadium BTS Skytrain Station, Bangkok, THAILAND
2005 Pink Man in Paradise, Valentine Willie Fine Arts, Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
2004 Pink Man in Paradise, Monash University, Melbourne, AUSTRALIA and Cemeti Art House, Yogyakarta, INDONESIA
2003 Protest, October 14 Memorial, Bangkok
2003 Repertoire of the Innermost, Plum Blossom Gallery, SINGAPORE
2002 In-Your-Face, Numthong Gallery, Bangkok, THAILAND
2002 Bangkok in Pink, the Gallery, Yokohama Museum of Art, JAPAN
2002 Phantom & Parody, Atelier Frank & Lee, SINGAPORE
2000 Bangkok in Black & White, Foreign Correspondent Club of Thailand
1998 Paradise@the mall, Window, Bangkok, THAILAND
1997 Pink Man I, II, III, Soi Lalaisap, Silom road, Bangkok, THAILAND
1997 This Bloodless War, roadside shows, Bangkok, THAILAND
1996 Bangkok Crisis 2000, Art centre, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
1994 Whispering from the skull, FABS shop, Siam Square
1991 Misty Road, AUA, Bangkok
1990 Artists in Back & White, Alliance Francaise, Bangkok
Group Exhibition [Thailand]
2008 Krungthep 226, Bangkok Art & Culture Centre
2008 Flashback ’76, Pridi Banomyong Institution, Bangkok
2007 The Art of Corruption, OCAC Art Gallery, TPI Tower, Bangkok
2005 Neo-nationalism, The Art Center, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
2003 October 14 from Artists' Point of Views, Jamjuree Gallery , Bangkok
2001 History & Memory, Art center, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok
2000 Bangkok Inside/Outside, Goethe Institute, Bangkok
1999 Cities on the Move, Central Rama lll department Store , Bangkok
1998 The Pink, The Bad & The Ugly, Art Center, Chulalongkorn University
1998 World Artists for TIBET, Project 304, Bangkok
1998 Plastic [other] Waste, Art Center, Chulalongkorn University
1998 Never My Land, Sunday Gallery and Foreign Correspondent Club, Bangkok
1996 Chiang Mai Social Installation lv, Chiang Mai
1994 Tears of Angkor, Seang Arun Art & Culture Centre, Bangkok
1982 5 View Points, Bhirasri Modern Art Institute, Bangkok
Film & Video Art
2008 Citizen Juling, 222 min (HDV)
2007 Passing Time (Beijing) 6 min (VDO)
1998 Pink Man on Tour, 15 min (VDO)
1995 Uk-ka-bat [Meteorite], 16 mm. experimental short film, 25 min.
1992 Land of Laugh, 16 mm. experimental film, 15 min.
Curatorial work
2008 Curating an exhibition ‘Face to Faces’ of Month of Photography IV, part of La Fete (for French cultural festival), Bangkok
Guest lecturer
2003-7 on advanced photography to the faculty of art, Bangkok University
2006 Guest workshop conductor at Objectifs, Singapore
2004 on self-portrait photography to Chulalongkorn University
2003-6 photography workshops to Oslo Foto Kunst Skole, Norway, at; Thailand’s Bangkok (2003), China’s Hainan (2004), Kenya’s Nairobi (2005) and Cuba (2006)
2000-01 on photography to the faculty of art, Srinakharinvirot University
Awards & Honor
2007 Higashikawa Photo Prize, Hokkaido,JAPAN
2005 One of 35 short-listed photographers for Paris Photo Prize of the year 2005.
2002 One of the selected artist for the book, Blink. Published by Phaidon Press, Blink showcases 100 of the world's most exciting, rising star in contemporary photography, selected by 10 international curators.
1998 Second place Leopold Godowsky,Jr. Color photography Awards to Pink Man series and Thai Dreams series. Organized by The Photographic Resource Center, Boston University, USA.
1992 Honorary Mention to the experimental film, Land of Laugh (16mm), from the ASEAN Young Cinema Festival '92, Tokyo, JAPAN
  2004 Artist-in-Residence, at cite International des Art, invited by Ville de PARIS
  2003 Artist-in-Residence, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Ubud, Bali, INDONESIA
  2007 Ordinary/Extraordinary, Published by Kathmandu Photo Gallery.
  2003 Protest, text by Ing K, published by Chang Puek Nga Dum
  2002 Manit Sriwanichpoom, text by Rutger Pontzen, published by Edition de I'oeil
  2000 Bangkok in Black & White, text by Ing K, published by Chang Puek Nga Dum
Collections & Commissions
  Maison Europeenne de la Photographie (Paris), DG Bank (Germany), ABN-AMRO Bank (Netherlands), H&F Foundation (Netherlands), Fukuoka Asian Art Museum (Japan), Singapore Art Museum, LASALLE-SIA College of the Arts (Singapore), Valentine Willie Fine Art, Thailand’s Office of Contemporary Art & Culture, Chulalongkorn University (Bangkok), Srinakharinvirot University (Bangkok), Oslo Foto Kunst Skole (Norway) and private collectors.