Gridthiya Gaweewong founded arts organization Project 304 in 1996, and is currently Artistic Director of the Jim Thompson Art Center, Bangkok. Her curatorial projects have addressed issues of social transformation confronting artists from Thailand and beyond since the Cold War. Gaweewong has organized exhibitions and events including Underconstruction, Tokyo (2000 – 2002), Politics of Fun at the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin (2005), the Bangkok Experimental Film Festival (19972007) (co-founded with Apichatpong Weerasethakul)}, Saigon Open City in Saigon, Vietnam (2006-07) (with Rirkrit Tiravanija) and Unreal Asia, Oberhausen International Short Film Festival (2010). Gaweewong is on the curatorial team for the 2018, 12th Gwangju Biennale, Imagined Borders. She is also the head curator of ICI’s traveling exhibition Apichatpong Weerasethakul: The Serenity in Madness.
As the international tour of Apichatpong Weerasethakul: The Serenity of Madness comes to a close, ICI wants to thank the venues that hosted this exhibition and take a moment to look at some of the best installation shots of this extraordinary exhibition. Below are images of the exhibition at MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum in Chiang […]read more »
2018 Curatorial Intensive in Bangkok: Public Symposium Sunday, October 28, 2018 12pm5pm Ayara Hall, 2nd Fl, Jim Thompson House Museum 6 Kasemsan 2, Rama 1 Road Phatumwan, Bangkok FREE and open to the public This day-long symposium concludes the inaugural ICI Curatorial Intensive in Bangkok. The panel discussion will addresses the question of “Why Curators?” […]read more »
Apichatpong Weerasethakul: The Serenity of Madness July 3, 2016September 10, 2016 MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum Chiang Mai, Thailand ICI launches the international tour of our latest exhibition, Apichatpong Weerasethakul: The Serenity of Madness, Monday July, 4 at MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum. Apichatpong Weerasethakul: The Serenity of Madness is the inaugural exhibition of MAIIAM, a new […]read more »
An Anthology of Southeast Asian Modern and Contemporary Art: A Thai version Tuesday, October 27, 2015 57pm at the Ayara Hall, Jim Thompson House Museum 6 Soi Kasemsan 2, Rama 1 Road, Bangkok, Thailand FREE The Jim Thompson Art Center hosts research seminar An Anthology of Southeast Asian Modern and Contemporary Art: A Thai Version […]read more »