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“Remembrance of the Great King” Exhibition

Date : 24 August - 26 November 2017

Location: Main Gallery, 8th floor

Organised by Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC)

Curators
Prof.Dr.Apinan Poshyananda
Mr. Tawatchai Somkong
Mr. Sakchai Guy
 
Artists
Alongkorn Lauwatthana, Amnaj Wachairasut, Amnat Kongwaree, Angkrit Ajchariyasophon, Attasit Aniwatchol, Bancha Nangsue, Banjob Putipin, Bencharong Kowapitaktat, Boonmee Sangkhum, Chaivut Ruamrudee, Chatchawan Rodklongtan,
Chusak Kuthunmat, Chusit Wajarnjoragij, Dinhin Rakpong-Asoke, Jakapan Vilasineekul, Jakkee Kongkaew, Jarasporn Chumsri, Home-sawan Umansap, Kaimook Chuto, Karmin Lertchaisert, Kasian Jindaluck, Khien Yimsiri, Kraipit Panwut,
Kraisak Chairachaisakul, Krit Ngamsom, Kritsada Phakawatsuntorn, Lampu Kansanoh, Manit Srisuwan, Nitikorn Kraiwichian,
Opas Chotiphantawanon, Palut Marod, Panya Vijinthanasarn, Parichart Suphaphan, Piya Malakul, Phakpong Ching, Phattarakorn Singthong (Nutthawut Singthong), Pheerasilp Duang-in, Pinit Phantaprawat, Pradit Tungprasartwong, Pradya Wultithumrong,
Praiwan Dakliang, Praween Piangchoompu, Preecha Thaothong, Promthum Vorawut, Rachot Visalarnkul, Rearngsak Boonyavanish, Rungsak Dokbua, Sakarin Krue-on, Sakwut Wisesmanee, Sanan Silakron, Sanit Disatapudhu, Seni Chaemdet, Sompoch Thongdang, Sompop Budtarad, Somsak Raksuwan, Srijai Kuntawang, Sudjai Chaiyapan, Suradej Kaewthamai, Surasit Saokong,
Suwat Vanmanee, Suwit Jaipom, Tee Naanthawariis, Teerawat Nutcharoenpol, Thaiwijit Puengkasemsomboon, Thanarit Thipwaree, Thavorn Koudomvit, Thaweechai Jaowattana, Thaweesak Srithongdee, Theekawut Boonvijit, Thewin Chanyawong,
Thongchai Srisukprasert, Ubatsat, Virasak Monkaew, Wanlop Han-sun-thia, Waranun Chutchawantipakorn,
Warawoot Shusaengthong, Warawut Tourawong, Watchara Klakhakhai, Watchara Prayoonkum, Wijit Apichartkriengkrai,
Wisavej Wattanasuk, Witsanupong Noonan, Xaanphvith Xitdhixaant, Yuttana Phongphasuk
 
The Bangkok Art and Culture Centre Foundationis pleased to invite you to the “Remembrance of the Great King” exhibition, which isorganized as part of the “In Remembrance of H.M. King Bhumibol: The Supreme Artist” project conceived in recognition of the late king’s remarkable artistic talent and of his royal grace as a Thai art patron.
 
“Remembrance of the Great King” will feature more than 160 rare artworks of different mediums by leading Thai artists of various generations as well asprecious collectibles related to King Rama IX, such as:
 
A portrait painting titled “Phrabat Somdet Phra Poramintharamaha Bhumibol Adulyadej Mahitalathibet Ramathibodi Chakkrinaruebodin Sayamminthrathirat Borommanatbophit (Silver Jubilee, 1971)” by Thongchai Srisukprasert (acrylic and gold, 175 x 140 cm), or; 
 
A print titled “Navamintraja No. 8, 2013” by Pinit Phantaprawat, an artist responsible for engraving King Rama IX’s portraits for banknote production (engraving and etching, 34 x 27.5 cm).
 
In addition, Sakchai Guy, editor and founder of Lips magazine, has brought together rarely seen photographs of King Bhumibol for a special show. For many pictures, the names of the photographers are unknown, or the date and placecannot be identified.  
 
Curated by Prof. Dr. Apinan Poshyananda, Tawatchai Somkong and Sakchai Guy, the “Remembrance of the Great King” exhibition will be on display August 24 – November 26, 2017, on the 8th Floor of the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.