Art is life, to learn to live.
jiandyin, collaborative interdisciplinary artists and curators team since 2002, currently live and work in Ratchaburi, Thailand. Almost a decade, they have been developing work that approached through artistic research, field work, genealogically layered with references to multiple sources and evidence, forms and matters upon a wide range of disciplines and mediums, achieve through collaboration and social engagement. jiandyin are interested in creating space/platform or situation to analyze relationships between man and society in relation to context and history of the place and space. Since 2010, they initiated 2 long term projects: the “Dialogue : Seeing and Being” 2010-2017 and “On Adaptation” 2010 – ,operated at different sites: San Francisco, New York – USA, 2010, Taipei and Kaohsiung – Taiwan, Bangkok – Thailand, 2012, 2015, Umbria – Italy, Berlin – Germany, 2013. Yangon – Myanmar, 2014, Changwon – South Korea, 2017. They were awarded a fellowship grant from the Asian Cultural Council New York in 2009. They joined 2019 Asian Art Biennial: The stranger from beyond the Mountain and the sea, The National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan. 2018 Kuandu Biennale: Seven Questions for Asia, Kuandu Museum of Fine Arts, Taipei, Taiwan. Thailand Biennale Krabi 2018: Edge of the wonderland, Krabi, Thailand. They are co-founders of Baan Noorg Collaborative Arts and Culture, 2011, a not-to-profit artist initiative that runs interdisciplinary art program and children short film program for Nongpo Community in Ratchaburi province, Thailand and global network. Baan Noorg partners include: jiandyin, Sakarin Krue-On, Lo Shih Tung and Hsu Chia Wei.