CV

jiandyin (Jiradej & Pornpilai Meemalai)

https://vimeo.com/user7377281

INTERDISCIPLINARY ARTISTS, WORKSHOPS, PROJECTS

Artists, curators, co-founders of Baan Noorg Collaborative Arts and Culture nonprofit artist initiative and pilot project of interdisciplinary – community based art and alternative education programs at Nongpo District, Ratchaburi, Thailand (https://www.facebook.com/baannoorg/, https://plus.google.com/+BaanNoorgCollaboratory)

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    Portrait [Archives of Dialogue : Seeing and Being], Gallery Seescape, curated by Sebastien Tayac PhD, (1 September – 15 October).

Dialogue : Seeing and Being – Ontology of Gold : Magic Mountains, Cartel Artspace, June, 24 – July, 25 2017

2012   Dialogue : Seeing and Being – We are going to Taipei , Taipei Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan (May, 4 – June 17)

2010   Dialogue : Seeing and Being  – We are going to America (Too Close to See), Kokoro Studio, San Francisco, CA November -December).

2009 Relations are More Real and More Important than the Things They Relate, Ardel Gallery of Modern Art, Bangkok, Thailand (September – October).

2007    Living Together, Ardel Gallery of Modern Art, Bangkok, Thailand (July – September).

2002    As Big As it’s Small”, Tadu Contemporary Art Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand (January – February).

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017       Ohm’s Law : Resistance – Changwon Asian Art Festival, curated by  Kim Na-Ri, Jang Gun Youl, Changwon sung san Art  Museum, Changwon, South Korea (May, 25 – June, 04)

2016       Time Space Loop exhibition, on occasion of 61th Anniversary Exhibition of Fine Arts Departments, curated by Open Contemporary Art Center, 435  Art Zone, Taipei, Taiwan, (October – November)

2015       Rivers – The way of life in Transition, Asia Contemporary Art Link, Pier2 Art Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan (July – August)

2014       Beyond Pressure Public Art Festival, curated by Moe Satt, Yangon, Myanmar (November)

A Revelation of Ponso No Tao, curated by Sandy Lo, Taitung museum, Taitung, Taiwan (Sep, 28 – Oct, 14 2014)

The Art of Intervention III (Lichtenberg Studio 2013), Ratskeller – Contemporary Art Gallery, Berlin, Germany (March – May)

2013-4   THAITAI : A Measure of Understanding, Contemporary art exhibition, URS21 – Chung Shan Creative Hub, Taiwan (December 2013- February 2014)

2013    EXOTIKA 2013, curated by Alfred Banze and Christine Falk, Gallerie Nord and Galerie M, Berlin, Germany (September – October)

Metro Sapiens : the Dialogue in the Cave project, curated by Sakarin Krue-On, Chompol Cave, Jombueng, Thailand (April)

2012   THAITAI : A Measure of Understanding, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand (November- February)

Zhongshan Park project: Context  9th Shanghai Biennale, curated by Sandy Lo, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China.

Asiatopia 14th, Bangkok Art and Cultural Center (November).

19,991,221 – 20,130,421 Part I curated by Yeh Wei Li, Open Contemporary Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan (April, 14 – May, 14)

Bedtime Story Project by Pila Rusjan & Nung Hzin Hu, curated by Yasmin Martin Vodopivec, Ljubljana MGLC Gallery, Slovania (April – June)

2011   OK. Video FLESH, the 5th Indonesia International Video Festival organized by Ruangrupa, October, 7 – 17, 2011

WE THE ARTISTS exhibition curated by Nicollette Raminez, The National Museum and Art Gallery of Trinidad and Tobago (Jan 5-26)

2010    Art Live World, Chair and the Maiden, New York, NY (September, 3-    October,5)

Spring Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, CA

Public Salons, International Studio & Curatorial Program (ISCP), New York, (September, 3)

Lingam, curated by Ruudt Peters, Museum Catharijneconvent, Netherland

2009   Art & Cultural Exchanging Program between Silpakorn University & Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts, Guangzhou, China

The 5th annual Adjustable Objects exhibition, Medialia Rack and Hamper Gallery, New York.

Positive Living by the Siam Society and Bangkok University Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

2008   Thai Artists at Shanghai Art Fair, Ardel Gallery of Modern Art, Shanghai, China

Christie’s, Southeast Asian Modern and Contemporary Art, Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition center, Hong Kong

CURRENT & FORTHCOMING PROJECT/EXHIBITION

2018       Topography of Mirror Cities project – Bangkok, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand.

2017-      Southeast Asia : History, Geopolitics, Art & Culture towards Kuroshio Current research project

2017       Baan noorg – NPKD Artistic Social Enterprise : Making milk products & Moving image workshop for children and community by using fresh milk from local farms in Nongpo community and create moving image knowledge sets for community archive, organiz by Baan Noorg Collaborative Arts and Culture, support by Thai Health Organization and Nongpo Dairy Co-Oporative Ltd, Ratchaburi.

SELECTED GRANTS & AWARDS

2015-6     Japan Foundation Small Grant Program, Bangkok Thailand

2015        Provincial Cultural Contribution Award, Cultural Awareness of Institution Category, Ministry of  Culture Thailand, 2015

2012       Asian Cultural Council Grant, New York, USA

2010       Asian Cultural Council Fellowship Awards, New York, USA

2009       Silp Bhirasri Creativity Grant, Silpakorn University, Thailand (Pornpilai)

2000      Grand Prize, Sculpture Category, Kasikorn Bank Group Contemporary Art        Competition, Thailand (Jiradej)

3rd Prize, Sculpture Category, 46th National Art Competition Thailand (Jiradej)

RESIDENCIES

2013      Civitella Ranieri, Umbria, Italy

Lichtenberg Studios, Berlin, Germany

2012      Bamboo Curtain Studio, Taipei, Taiwan

Treasure Hill Artist Village (THAV) of AIR Taipei, The Taipei Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan

2010      Artists in residence at Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA, USA

Artists in residence at International Studio and Curatorial Program, New York

2008     Art Omi International artists’ residency, Art Omi International art Center          Ghent, New York, USA

WORKSHOPS/PROJECTS

2016       Master Class for MFA students, Department of Fine Arts, National Taiwan, University of Art, Taiwan     September 16-28, 2016

The International Symposium : “Non-capital Cities as a Cultural Movement” organized by Asian Culture Center, Chiang Mai, 27 – 28 August 2016

2015       Tou Cheng Old Street Art and Culture project, Yilan, Taiwan, August 12-18, 2015

2014       MITTing: Art and Cultural Network Forum, February 8-10, 2014, URS 21 Chung Shan Creative Hub, Taipei, Organized by OCAC and jiandyin

Thaitai workshop for Taipei Natioanal University of the Arts, URS 21 Chung Shan Creative Hub, Taipei

Orchid Sound workshop for children on Orchid Island, supported by Taitung County Government, Taiwan

Subproject #1: Pop-up Community History Museum (Model study for Nongpho community), a project by Baan Noorg and Thamasat University

2013       Tarzan and Jane, Short film workshop for children, Exotika project, K3 Kinder-Kiez-Klub, Berlin, Germany

2012       We Are Going to Taipei short film workshop for children, Treasure Hill Artist village, Taipei, Taiwan

We Are Going to Taipei Short film workshop for children, Zhong Shan Park project in associate with the Little Sunshine and the Bamboo Curtain Studio, Taipei, Taiwan

Co-curated and co-organized Tid Silp Bon Ratchaburi #2 : We Are the City project in associate with Thammasat University, Ratchaburi, Thailand

2011     Founders & Directors of Baan Noorg Collaborative Arts and Culture initiative, Nongpo District, Ratchaburi, Thailand

Co-curated and co-organized sub-event: Music and Performance events, the Art Normal, art exhibition and art for community event, Tao Hong Tai D’Kunst, Ratchaburi, Thailand Dec 17, 2011-Feb 17, 2012

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2018       Topography of Mirror Cities project – Bangkok, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand.

2015-2016  365 Days : LIFE MUSE (Model study for Nongpo community’s foreign labourers) Nongpo district, Ratchaburi, Thailand, supported by Art Centre of Silpakorn University and Japan Foundation

Thai: Surveying + Analyzing, The International Textile & Fashion Symposium 2016, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand.

Pop Up Museum (Model Study for Nongpo Community), Nongpo district, Ratchaburi, Thailand.

2011-2014  Co-curated and co-organized with Open Contemporary Art Center (Taipei), THAI TAI : A Measure of Understanding, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand

THAI TAI : A Measure of Understanding, the URS21 – Chung Shan Creative Hub, Taipei, Taiwan.

2014      MITTing : Art and Cultural Network Forum, Co-curated and co-organized with Open Contemporary Art Center (Taipei), the URS21 – Chung Shan Creative Hub, Taipei

2012-2013 Co-curated and co-organized in partnership with Open Contemporary Art Center (Taipei)OCAC Bangkok project, a six-month residency, education and exhibition programs, Bangkok, Thailand

2013       Co-curators, the Metro Sapiens : the Dialogue in the Cave project, an art project by Sakarin Krue-On, Chompol Cave, Jombueng, Thailand

AUCTIONS

2007, 2009     : Christie’s, Southeast Asian Modern and Contemporary Art

EDUCATION

2004    MFA, Sculpture, Department of Applied Art, Faculty of Decorative Arts,         Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand (Jiradej)

1998    MA, Metalwork and Jewellery, Royal College of Art, London, UK (Pornpilai)

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

Kasikorn Bank Group, Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok Sculpture Center, Bangkok, Thailand

Mahidol University, College of Music, Thialand

(Private collections) Thailand, Singapore, USA.

SELECTED REVIEWS

Art4D.Asia: http://www.art4d.asia/news-detail.php?id=231

2015: news.ltn.com.tw, 2015-07-18 19:20, http://m.ltn.com.tw/news/life/breakingnews/1383565

2013-4: Documentary on Thai PBS Channel, Dek Mee Ruang program http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_-    qOd80KdA

OK. Video FLESH, the 5th Indonesia International Video Festival http://news.okvideofestival.org/2011/09/shortlist-videos-from-more-than-500-entries-from-over-50-countries/#more-8

– Nongpo Short Film Workshop for children in Nongpo community and Festival

http://www.bangkokpost.com/print/249309/

– WE THE ARTISTS, The National Museum and Art Gallery of Trinidad and Tobago http://www.nmag.gov.tt , http://00218.forge.co.tt/nicollette-ramirez/2011-01-10_Installations.zip

CATM Chair and the Maiden Gallery, New York http://www.artslant.com/ny/venues/show/3603-chair-and-the-maiden-gallery

http://www.artasiapacific.com/Projects/Jiandyin

– Too Close to See, Kokoro Studio, San Francisco, CA http://kokorostudio.tumblr.com/post/1316928013/art-opening-11-4-thursday-7-10pm-too-close-to-see

Art Scene on TV http://www.artscenetv.net/Site/Now_Showing/Entries/2009/10/13_Interviewed_with_Potnpilai_and_Jiradej_Meemalai_.html

http://artforum.com/archive/id=23788

– Art news, Thai PBS Channel, 5.20 pm, 13 Sept. http://www.explorethailand.net/media/tvreplay.php

– Bangkok Post, Adding meaning to art, Arts and Culture http://www.bangkokpost.com/arts-and-culture/art/15920/adding-meaning-to-art

Art Omi International Artists Residency, Open Weekend www.artomi.org/artomi.htm

wm | whitehot September 2008, Omi International Artists’ Residency article by Nicolette Ramirez http://whitehotmagazine.com/whitehot_articles

The Penang Island Sculpture Project. a one-of-a-kind sculpture isle. It is an ongoing programme to create 50   original sculptures on as many sites at different locations. http://penangartsalliance.blogspot.com/2008_07_01_archive.html