Digital art festival showcases local talent
Electronic art competition showcases regional expertise
published : 1 Apr 2022 at 04:00
Recognising the country’s art scene and electronic overall economy, Siam Piwat and Iconsiam have joined forces with Baandam Museum, Kasikorn X and Plan B Media to host the very first Thailand Digital Arts Pageant 2022 (TDAF2022) to supply a platform for Thai artists to showcase their creativity and produce new visual artwork ordeals.
That includes much more than 1,400 precise artworks by renowned Thai artists, the exhibition bridges two parallel realms — the physical and electronic worlds — by categorising them by disciplines, strategies and kinds. Art lovers may well check out all the parts in the two tangible and electronic formats.
Minister of Tradition Itthiphol Kunplome, innovative director Doytibet Duchanee of Baandam Museum of the late Nationwide Artist Thawan Duchanee, Thanamet Ariyawat, head of a undertaking builder from Kasikron X, and president Mayuree Chaipromprasith of Siam Piwat presided around the opening ceremony at Iconsiam.
“TDAF2022 constitutes an significant milestone in the Thai art circle and productively connects art into the electronic globe for the initial time, not only in Thailand but in Asia. This effort offers a great chance and a new system, constructing on the wealth of Thailand’s cultural property to build a digital financial state. It delivers Thai expertise to the earth. The Thai cultural heritage and imaginative ability from the fingers of Thai artists will be elevated and created to contend with pride on an international degree. This new route is without a doubt pretty demanding,” mentioned Itthiphol Kunplome.
“Thai artists from distinct generations in distinct fields are expressing and passing on their inspiration. Some of them have by now stepped into the electronic universe, while others are only just embarking on this journey. They are increasing regularly, fuelled by the fireplace of creativeness, to study and adapt, and move ahead in this digital world. They will continue on to inspire the younger generations and be their purpose products, not only in the art circle but in other factors as very well.”
Amid the big names are Thawan Duchanee, Pratuang Emcharoen, Prof Emeritus Prayad Pongdam, Prof Emeritus Preecha Thaothong, Tawee Ratchaneekorn, Inson Wongsam and Woranan Chachawalthipakorn.
Thanachai Utchin and Arikantha Mahaphruekpong.
Prof Emeritus Preecha Thaothong.
Chalermchai Kositpipat and Panthep Nilasinthop.