THAIWIJIT PUANGKASEMSOMBOON
BORN 1959, PATTANI, THAILAND
1979 -1984 SILPAKORN UNIVERSITY, BANGKOK. 1987-1989 VISITING INSTRUCTOR, FACULTY OF FINE ARTS, CHIANG MAI UNIVERSITY.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 1984 NATIONAL GALLERY, BANGKOK. 1986 RHEINISCH-WESTFALISCHE AUSLANDSGESELLSCHAFT, DORTMUND, GERMANY. 1987-1988 "THAIWIJIT'S PARTI COLORED", BHIRASRI INSTITUTE OF MODERN ART, BANGKOK. 1989 "THAIWIJIT'S UNKNOWN CREATURESTALK" THE ARTIST GALLERY BANGKOK. 1990 "JAZZ UP 1990" NATIOANAL LIBRARY, CHIANG MAI. WHAAT KHIEN GALLERY, CHIANG MAI. VISUAL DHAMMA ART GALLERY, BANGKOK. ASIAN CENTER, UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, VANCOUVER, CANADA. 1991 THAIWIJIT'S RECENT PAINTINGS GALLERY WEST, LOS ANGELES, USA. THAIWIJIT'S RECENT DRAWINGS, AUA LANGUAGE CENTER, BANGKOK. THAIWIJIT'S RECENT PAINTINGS, VISUAL DHAMMA ART GALLERY, BANGKOK. 1992 WEBS OF ILLUSION, DIALOGUE GALLERY, BANGKOK. 1993 ARTIST'S COLOR, DIALOGUE GALLERY, CON-TEMPUS GALLERY, BANGKOK. 1994 WORK ON PAPER, GALERIE ANAIS, MUNICH, GERMANY. 1995 "THYM", THE ART CORNER, BANGKOK PLAY HOUSE, BANGKOK. 1996 "COMPOSITION", THE ART CORNER, BANGKOK PLAYHOUSE BANGKOK. "COMPOSITION", FACULTY OF FINE ARTS'GALLERY, CHIANG MAI. 1998  ' THE ART CORNER, BANGKOK PLAY HOUSE, BANGKOK.  ' BAAN CHAO PHRAYA, BANGKOK.  ' FACULTY OF FINE ARTS GALLERY, CHIANG MAI. HABITAT, BANGKOK. 2001 "RAPTURE" GARUDA FINE ARTS BANGKOK, HABITAT BANGKOK. CHOUINARD GALLERY, HONGKONG. 2002 "LUMINOUS CACTUS", GALLERIE ANAIS, MUNICH, GERMANY. "CULTIVATE", ATELIER IM PALMENHAUS VILLA WAIDBERTA, FELDAFING, GERMANY. 2003 "ALCHEMY 2002-2003", CHOUINARD GALLERY, HONGKONG AND CHICAGO, USA AND NUMEROUS GROUP EXHIBITIONS. 2004 "DOG MAKE OVER" ART REPUBLIC, BANGKOK. 2012 "LOBAL" CRYSTAL DESIGN CENTRE, BANGKOK.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 1981-1987 NATIONAL ART EXHIBITION, SILPAKORN UNIVERSITY GALLERY, BANGKOK. 1982 CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION, NATIONAL BANK, BANGKOK. 1983-1988 THAI FARMER BANK CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION, BHIRASRI INSTITUTE OF MODERN ART, BANGKOK. 1983 PREMIO INTERNATIONALE BIELLA PER L'INCISIONS, ITALY. 1984 9th RIJEKA INTERNATIONAL DRAWING BIENNALE, YUGOSLAVIA. 10th INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF GRAPHIC ART, KRAKOW, POLAND. SILPA BHIRASRI 10th ANNIVERSARY ART EXHIBITION, SILPAKORN UNIVERSITY GALLERY, BANGKOK. 1st YOUNG ARTIST EXHIBITION OF CONTEMPORARY ART, BANGKOK. TWO-MAN SHOW, BRITISH COUNCIL, BANGKOK. CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION 84, RIVER CITY, BANGKOK. HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE 9th RIJEKA INTERNATIONAL DRAWING BIENNALE, AN AXIOM TOURING EXHIBITION IN GREAT BRITAIN. 1985 4th ASEAN EXHIBITION OF PAINTING AND PHOTOGRAPHY, MANILA, SINGAPORE, KUALA LUMPUR, BANGKOK, JAKARTA, KUALA LUMPUR ART FESTIVAL, MALAYSIA. 24 ARTIST FOR THE BENEFIT OF THE BHIRASRI FUND, BHIRASRI INSTITUTE OF MODERN ART BANGKOK. 10th INTERNATIONAL TRIENNIAL OF ORIGINAL GRAPHIC PRINTS, GRENCHEN SWITZERLAND. 1986 THE EXHIBITION OF INSTRUCTOR'S WORKS, FACULTY OF FINE ART, CHIAN MAI. 4th MASTER PIECE EXHIBITION, MASTER PIECE GALLERY, BANGKOK. SMALL GRAPHIC FORMS, LODZ, POLAND. THE EXHIBITION OF GRAPHIC ARTS, BRITISH COUNCIL, BANGKOK, CHIANG MAI. 11st "BUA LUANG" ART EXHIBITION, BANGKOK BANK GALLERY BANGKOK. 1987 THE CONTEMPORARY GRAPHIC ART 87, RIVERCITY, BANGKOK. GRAFIK CHIANG MAI 1987, BHIRASRI INSTITUTE OF MODERN ART BANGKOK. "SEA SCAPE" INAUGURATION EXHIBITION OF LE MERIDIAN PHUKET. 1988 "ECOLE DES KRAKOWIE", KRAKOW, POLAND. "WATER" ORIENTAL HOTEL BANGKOK. 1989 "FROM THE OUTSIDE LOOKING IN", USIS, CHIANG MAI. LES PEINTRES THAILANDAIS TRADITIONNELS A CONTEMPORAINS, PARIS. SECOND ANNIVERSARY ART EXHIBITION, ARTIST GALLERY, BANGKOK. "FROM THE OUTSIDE LOOKING IN" NATIONAL ART GALLERY, BANGKOK. ASIAN WATERCOLOUR 89, THAILAND CULTURAL CENTER, BANGKOK. 1990 "ENNEAGRAM NINE INTO 9" VISUAL DHAMMA ART GALLERY, BANGKOK. 1991 PARALLEL VIEWS, LUBA BILU GALLERY, MELBOURN, AUSTRALIA. GRAPHIC SENSE, NATIONAL LIBRARY, CHIANG MAI. 8 ACTUAL VISION IN THAI CONTEMPORARY DRAWING, DIALOGUE GALLERY, BANGKOK. 1992 SMALL WORK, SILOM ART SPACE, BANGKOK. 1997 ABSOLUTE ABSTRACT, TADU CONTEMPORARY ART, BANGKOK. 2000 GELB, OTTO-GALERIE, MUNICH, GERMANY. 2003 "RAPPORT" 100 TONSON GALLERY, BANGKOK. 2005 "LE INVASIONI BARBARICHE" GALLERIA CONTINUA, SAN G' IMIGNAI, ITALIE. 2005 "PLEAON" (PLANTS WITH POTS) HOF ART, BANGKOK.

DESIGN 2005 "GROOVEYARD" WINE BAR DESIGN PAI, MAE HONGSORN, THAILAND.
GRANTS 1985-1986 AKADEMIA SZTUK PIEKNYCH, KRAKOW, POLAND IN GRAPHIC, UNDER PROF.STANISLAW WEJMAN. 1990 ARTIST IN RESIDENT UNDER THE GEOFFREY AND MARGARET ANDREW FELLOWSHIP AT THE DEPARTMENT OF FINE ARTS, UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, VANCOUVER, CANADA. 1991 VISITING & WORKING, THAI ART COUNCIL, LOS ANGELES, USA. 2002 VILLA WAIDBERTA, FELDAFING, SPONSORED BY THE CULTURAL DEPARTMENT OF THE CITY OF MUNICH, GERMANY.