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jiandyin (Jiradej & Pornpilai Meemalai)

https://vimeo.com/user7377281

INTERDISCIPLINARY ARTISTS, WORKSHOPS, PROJECTS

Co-founders of Baan Noorg Community Arts and Culture artist initiative, a nonprofit initiative and pilot project of alternative school for interdisciplinary art practice at Nongpo District, Ratchaburi, Thailand

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    Ontology of Gold : Magic Mountains, Cartel Artspace, 24 June – 25 July 2017

2012    AIR Overlapping, Taipei Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan (May, 4 – June 17)

2010    Too Close to See exhibition, Kokoro Studio, San Francisco, CA

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

2007    Living Together, Ardel Gallery of Modern Art, Bangkok, Thailand

2002    As Big As it’s Small”, Tadu Contemporary Art Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

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

2015       Rivers – The way of life in Transition, Asia Contemporary Art Link, organize by Hot Spring Project in associate with Bamboo Curtain Studios, Arcus Project, College of Creative Media Kun Shan University and Torride Art Project, venue at Pier2 Art Center, Kaohsiung, Taiwan (July – August)

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

A Revelation of Ponso No Tao, curated by Sandy Lo, Taitung museum, Taitung, Taiwan

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

Pop up Museum contemporary art exhibition, Baan Noorg, Nongpo district, Ratchaburi, Thailand

2013-4   THAITAI : A Measure of Understanding, Contemporary art exhibition, workshop and symposium between Thai and Taiwanese artists, MOT (The Museum of Tomorrow), Taipei, Taiwan (December 2013 – February 2014)

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

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

2012    “Zhongshan Park project: Context”, Power Station of Art, Main venue of 2012 Shanghai Biennale

“Becoming Landscape”, public site in Tamsui, Taipei, Taiwan

Asiatopia 14, Bangkok Art and Cultural Center (November)

19,991,221 – 20,130,421 Part I curated by Ye 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   Art Normal, art exhibition and art for community event, Tao Hong Tai D’Kunst, Ratchaburi, Thailand Dec 17,2011-Feb 17,2012

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)

Dream Portal by Paul Kalcic and Jellystones with guest artists at Kokoro Studio, San Francisco, CA

Lingam exhibition, Lingam Museum Catharijne Convent, 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

2015-6 day OFF LABoratory #2, 365 Days : LIFE MUSE (Model study for Nongpo community’s foreign labours), an interdisciplinary and collaborative art project organize by Baan Noorg, co-organize by Art Centre of Silpakorn University, operate at Baan noorg, Nongpo district, Ratchaburi province, Thailand

2015 Unlimited Art Workshop of Moving Image for Children & Film Screening program, title: How Will We Live Together in the Next 10 Years?” organize by Baan noorg in cooperate with 98B Collaboratory, Manila and Waft Lab, Surabaya

2010-  Dialogue (Seeing and Doing), an ongoing participatory art project of drawing guests or visitors at different location/country

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 for ThaiTai : A Measure of Understanding project

2010       Asian Cultural Council Fellowship Awards, New York

2009       Silp Bhirasri Creativity Grant, Silpakorn University, Thailand

2001       Art Education Scholarship by Prem Tinnasulanon Statesman Foundation, Thailand

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

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

RESIDENCIES

2013 Civitella Ranieri, Umbria, Italy

Lichtenberg Studios, Berlin, Germany

2012   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

CURATORSHIP

2017 –       Topography of Mirror Cities project – Bangkok, a project by Sandy Lo, a mapping of the development of the urban planning of each city, similarities and differences between each city by cross-comparisons within six Asian Cities

2015-2016  365 days : LIFE MUSE, day OFF LABoratory #2, a one year an interdisciplinary and collaborative art project by Baan Noorg, Ratchaburi, Thailand

2011-2014  Co-curated and co-organized with Open Contemporary Art Center (Taipei), THAITAI : A Measure of Understanding, Contemporary art exhibition , seminar and MITTing : Art and Cultural Network Forum, a project between Thai and Taiwanese artists, venued at Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok and 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

2012       Co-curators, Tid Silp Bon Ratchaburi #2 : We Are the City project in associate with Thammasat University, Ratchaburi, Thailand

(Pornpilai) Co-curators, Sculptures for Thai Health Organization’s Learning Center, Sathorn Road, Thailand, 2012

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 Jewelry, 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