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Artist : Tawatchai Somkong

Born : 1964 Maehongson

Education

1994 : Post-Diploma in Fine Art (Painting) Kala-Bhavana, Visva Bharati, Santinketan, W.B. India.

Solo Exhibitions
2010 : - CORE OF CRISIS, Galerie N, Bangkok, Thailand
2006 : - RETROSPECTIVE, Number 1 Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
2003 : - FROM INSIDE, Gallery 55, Bangkok, Thailand
2002 : - ON THE PATH TO FREEDOM, Open Arts Space, Bangkok, Thailand
2000 : - KRU, SPIRIT OF THE ORIENT, Surapon Gallery, Bangkok,Thailand
1998 : - ECSTASY LAND, The National Gallery, Bangkok,Thailand

Selected Exhibitions
2010 : - RIVER OF SILENCE, The National Gallery, Bangkok Thailand
2009 : - OHAYO THAILAND CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION, Yoshi Gallery, Bangkok Thailand
  - ART EXHIBITION (International Visual Association of Thailand) at Ministry of Culture and the Queen's Gallery Bangkok
2008 : - BEIJING INTERNATIONAL ART BIENNALE Being, China
  - SELECTED NUDE EXHIBITION 2008 "BARE", Number 1 Gallery, Bangkok Thailand
2007 : - RELIGIOUS BELIEFS AND CONTEMPORARY, SOCIAL PHENOMENA OF SOUTHERN EAST ASIA, Guangdong Museum of Art (GDMoA), China.
  - EXPLORING THE ORIENTAL UTOPIA, PERSPECTIVE FROM ERRO, ZHANG KEXIN, TAWATCHAI SOMKONG, The National Gallery of Thailand, Bangkok.
2006 : - SATELLITE CONTEMPORARY EXHIBITION, Creative Shanghai, Shanghai City, China
  - 2nd INTERNATIONAL ART EXHIBITION THAILAND - USA, Thailand Cultural Centre, Bangkok
2005 : - "THE 14th LANTERN OF THE EAST, INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL 2005", Eastern Center of Art, Thailand.
  - THE 6th CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION "FOOT- FOOT PRINT", at Silpakorn University Art Gallery, Bangkok
2004 : - THE 5th THAI CONTEMPORARY ART NEW VISION OF THAI PHRA BOT, Silpakorn University Art Gallery, Bangkok.
2003 : - A CHARITY ART EXHIBITION FROM 17 THAI CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS, 100 TonSon Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
2002 : - THAI SPIRITUAL TIES, Chiang Mai University Art Museum, Chiang Mai
  - SPIRITUALITY IN CONTEMPORARY THAI ART, at The Art Gallery of Faculty of Painting, Sculpture and Graphic Arts, Silpakorn University, Bangkok
2001 : - ROOT ART EXHIBITION, Open Art Space, Bangkok, Thailand
  - MULTIPLE EXPRESSION OF THAI ARTIST (META), Vieng Tavern Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
  - THE END OF GROWTH?, Art Exhibition Organized by Heinrich-Boell foundation, Chiang Mai University Art Museum, Chiang Mai
2000 : - CONSULAR FORUM 2000 HOUSTON ART EXHIBITIONS HONORING THE KINGDOM OF THAILAND, The Alien Center Art Gallery Houston Texas, USA
  - TIME & BEING, Chiang Mai Art Museum, Chiang Mai, Thailand
1999 : - AJAC 25th NEW ART IN TOKYO, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Ueno Imperial Park Tokyo, Japan
1998 : - CONTEMPORARY ARTS EXHIBITION, Chiang Mai University Art Museum, Chiang Mai, Thailand
  - 5 NORTHERN ARTISTS Chiang Mai University Art Museum, Chiang Mai
1997 : - 5 NORTHERN ARTISTS at the Musical Art Center, Bangkok Bank, Bangkok, Thailand
1996 : - THE 42nd NATIONAL EXHIBITION OF ART National gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
1995 : - THE 2nd THAILAND ART AWARDS (The Philip morris group of companies) National gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
  - THE 2nd ASIAN ART AWARDS (The Philip morris group of companies) Yayasan Seni Pupa Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia
  - DHRAMMA AND ECSTASY Kruthep Art gallery, Chiang Mai
1994 : - 8 ARTISTS AN ART EXHIBITION, Kola Bhavana, Santiniketan, W.B.India
  - THE 1st THAILAND ART AWARDS (The Philip morris group of companies) National gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
1993 : - HOMAGE TO STELLA KRAMRISH Exhibition of Paintings and Sculptures, Nandan gallery, Santiniketan, W.B. India
1992 : - 4 ARTISTS AN ART EXHIBITION, Katayan gallery, Calcutta, W.B.India

Honours and Awards
1995 : - Award Winner,The 7th Toshiba "Brings Good Thing to Life"Art Competition, National Gallery, Bangkok
  - Top Awards Winner.The 2nd Thailand Art Awards (Philip Morris Group of Companies) National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand
1986 : - Top Award Winner (Painting) The 3rd Youth's Art Exhibition of Thailand, Bangkok
1985 : - Top Award Winner (Painting) The 2nd Youth's Art Exhibition of Thailand, Bangkok
1984 : - Award Winner (Painting) The 1 st Youth's Art Exhibition of Thailand, Bangkok

 

Thai Artists