THAITAI: A measure of Understanding

Posted on 09/12/2013 Under News
Understanding of scale-Thai contemporary art Exchange exhibition
time 10:00~18:00 2013/12/7-2014/2/8
opening hours Tuesday-Sunday (and lunar new year 1/30~2/3 holiday on Monday)
venue Zhongshan creative base in Zhongshan district, Taipei’s Minsheng East Road, URS21 21st, Taiwan
There are some similarities in the English spelling that always make people who not familiar with the geography, confused between Taiwan and Thailand. But it does not mean that Thais and Taiwanese know the historical background between two of us. In the cross-cultural this point, whether we can really explore very well to each other; is there the real measurement of understanding in culture? The ThaiTai project is focus on two stages of dialogue which is the Artist in Residency in two nations that base on Taiwan and Thailand respectively by Open -Contemporary Art Center (Taiwan) and duo artists jiandyin (Thailand). Last year, Open -Contemporary Art Center had formal stationed in Bangkok through partnership with jiandyin, Thailand, right after, an international exhibition in Bangkok Art and Culture Centre was organized. This year, ThaiTai project had brought to Taiwan and expand its scale, the project has invited artists from Thailand, doing residency in Taiwan. During this space of adventure, there is some imagination in cultural purity gradually had been tested as well.

Suwicha and Kritsada Dussadeewanich, Alex Face, Preeyachanok Ketsuwan, Sakarin Krue-On, Rachan Komklieng, Suraporn Lertwongpaitoon, Jiandyin (Pornpilai and Jiradej Meemalai), Jakrawal Nilthamrong and Kaensan Rattanasomrerk, Suporn Shoosongdej,
Thaweesak Srithongdee, Wasinburee Supanichvoraparch, Sutthirat Supaparinya

HCE Project – Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts,
Department of Fashion, Textile and Garment Design, Thammasat University、The Overlapping Condition : A dangerous boundary and imagination. – 元智大學藝術與設計系 2012 桃花工作營元智大學藝術與設計系 2012 桃花工作營
、ติดศิลป์บนราชบุรี 2 : We are the City

林其蔚、Rachan Komklieng、Preeyachanok Ketsuwan