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e-newsletter / December 2012

major exhibitions
Photographs Exhibition by H.R.H. Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn “Camera in Motion: a Global Perspective”
11 December 2012 – 3 February 2013
Main Gallery, 9th floor

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Hear Here
By Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC)
9 December 2012 - 10 February 2013
Ramp 7th - 9th floor

Hear Here exhibition is to portray experiences and stories of sounds that are installed in the given space in order to create the various ways of perception. Artists of this exhibition employ different types of sound to symbolically communicate. Sounds are varied such as the frightening sound, the sound of organs quietly work in our body, the murmur of towns, the roaring to roads or even the sound of place itself that we never attentively listen to like in Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.

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Siam application, appreciate, apply
“A passage to access Thai Art”
By Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC)
29 November 2012 – 17 February 2013
Main Gallery, 8th floor

Exhibition presents aesthetic and understanding of Thai art from the past to present. It shows 50 works by contemporary artists in which trace back from Thai heritage, that inspired by Buddhism and localism. Along with contemporary artworks, there are photographic works that convey the beauty of Buddhist art which goes back since Sukhothai period. Moreover, during the exhibition, there will be activities support the understanding of technique in Thai art developed from the olden days.

By Open Contemporary Art Center (OCAC), jiandyin (Jiradej and Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC), Art Centre of Silpakorn University
22 November 2012 - 03 February 2013
Main Gallery, 7th floor

"THAITAI: A Measure of Understanding" is a contemporary art exchange project independently initiated for the first time by Thai and Taiwanese artists, and jointly brought forth by OCAC (Taiwan) and duo artists jiandyin (Thailand). The two-stage spine of dialogue is the works of the two countries' artists created locally and overseas. The first stage will begin in Bangkok Art and Culture Centre in late 2012. In all, 12 Taiwanese and 10 Thai artists will collaborate, exhibit, and extend the activities such as forum, performance, and workshop to the Art Centre of Silpakorn University, the Bangkok University Gallery (BUG) and OCAC Bangkok.


bacc design

BRAVOS: Groundbreaking Spanish design
By The Spanish Embassy and the Bangkok Art & Culture Center (BACC)
06 December - 13 January 2013
Studio, 4th floor

BRAVOS is an innovative design exhibition that portrays the innovation and diversity of the new Spanish design scene. It includes the work of twenty-one talented and successful young Spanish designers, and represents the best industrial design creations of the Spanish Design Boom.

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Picture Perfect : A Photography Series Exhibition
Part I : 3 Women
25 November 2012 – 6 January 2013
3rd-4th floor

"Picture Perfect" is a series of exhibition that explores photographs that transcend idealized beauty as embedded from the past to the way to comprehend beauty and perfection in the context of complex human condition in a contemporary era. The first series starts with "3 women", the exhibition opens up an issue of looking at image of women through eyes of female photographers.

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Temporary Storage #01
by BACC Exhibition Department, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.
25 October - 28 November 2012
5th floor

Temporary Storage #01 is an overlapping platform for intervention and participation of both the artists and the viewers and also a platform for future project. This exhibition/project does not present the whole idea as a single narrative but rather to provide the possibility of readings, interpreting and perceiving the presented works in relation to the context of time and place and to emphasize the viewers' experiences.

people's gallery

Beloved Portrait Collection
5 December 2012 – 13 January 2013
People's Gallery, 2th floor, artHub@bacc

art network exhibitions

Anti-corruption themed art exhibition
11 – 16 December 2012
Hall, 1st floor

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Children's Art Exhibition from the 19th Yuvabadhana Children's Art Contest 2012
4 - 16 December 2012
Hall, L floor


bacc music

Bangkok Music Forum # 3
The Rock Legend “Lam Morrison”
Saturday 22 December 2012 at 3.30 – 6.30 p.m.
Auditorium, 5th floor

BACC is proudly presents a special seminar on rock music with the legendary Thai rocker, “Lam Morrison” who is also known as Thailand's “guitar king”. Lam Morrison is one of a very few Thai guitarists that has been internationally acknowledged. He will share his life experience from the very beginning, how he got started in the music industry, the tough time during the Vietnam War, the period when he went to work aboard and how he is finally known as Thailand’s most celebrated guitar hero. .

For more information Tel. 02-214-6630 - 8 to 530,,


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Film screening "Tears of the Black Tiger"(Thailand)
The fifth film of Cinema diverse

By Bangkok Art and Culture Centre and FilmS Forum
15 December 2012 at 5.00 - 9.00 p.m. (Screening starts 6 p.m.)
Auditorium, 5th floor

For more information Tel. 02-214-6630 - 8 to 530,,


bacc kids

Exhibition "Art for Peace"
8 December 2012 – 13 January 2013
5th floor

Art for Peace: Empowering Underprivileged Children with Love and Peace through Art

For more information

bacc library

Art library
Art Library, L floor.

Art library invites you to open your art aspect with the books that you should not miss, they are .. Modern Art by David Cottington, author and Jananya Tiam-anurak, Translator What is art? by Leo Tolstoy, author and Sittichai Sangkrachang, Translator Modern Art by Kamchorn Soonpongsri, author Please follow to read them here at Art Library at bacc.


3rd floor

HARDCOVER: The Art Book Shop, a book shop dedicated to art books from leading publishers around the world.

The BSO Shop
3rd floor

A one stop shop for all performance arts in Thailand, information, collaboration, ticketing and much much more

BKKGraff pop up shop
1st floor


For more information, please contact bacc Information

Rama 1 Rd., Wangmai, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330
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