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e-newsletter /january 2013

happy new year 2013

"May Art Refresh Your Spirit and Bring New Inspiration in the Year 2013"

Bangkok Art and Culter Centre (BACC) is closed from Sunday 30 December 2012 to Wednesday 2 January 2013 and will reopen on Thursday 3 January 2013


special activity by bacc

DekArt@bacc 2013
By Bangkok Art and Culture Centre
Saturday 12 January 2013 at 10.30 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.
All floors

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


bacc exhibition 

Hear Hear
By Bangkok Art and Culture Centre
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.


Related activities

ASEAN Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME) & Studio musikFabrik Concert
Saturday, 5 January 2013, 6.00 - 8.00 p.m.
Multi-Fuction Room,
1st floor

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Related activities

Noise Talks
By Artist Talk Guest Artist : Atsuhiro Ito
Saturday 19 january 2556, 6.30 p.m.
Studio, 4th floor

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bacc exhibition 

Siam application, appreciate, apply
“A passage to access Thai Art”

By Bangkok Art and Culture Centre
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 Pornpilai Meemalai) In cooperation with 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 and Culture Centre
6 December 2012 - 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.

bacc photo

Picture Perfect : A Photography Series Exhibition
Part I : 3 Women
By Bangkok Art and Culture Centre
25 November 2012 – 6 January 2013
3rd - 4th floor

"Picture Perfect" is a series of exhibition that explores the way we perceive life through pictures that traces back to human's desire to craft out a faultless image to represent what can't be obtained in reality. This desire reflects vulnerability, which in fact psychologically demonstrates a flaw at human's core. The first part of this photographic series presents "3 women", an exhibition to open up a dimension in looking at perfection under images of women through the eyes of female photographers.

people's gallery

Beloved Portrait Collection
By Din-Hin Rakpongasoke
5 December 2012 – 13 January 2013
People's Gallery, 2nd floor, artHub@bacc

art network exhibitions

"CONNECTED CREATIVITY" a collaborative art exhibition
By CRE8 Foundation
4 - 10 January 2013
1st floor and L floor

Contemporary Lithography from Finland
12 January – 3 February 2013
3rd floor and 4th floor

No Absolute Truth In The Universe
25 January – 17 February 2013
Studio, 4th floor

Painting exhibition
ฺBy BMA schools
15 - 19 january 2013, 10.00 a.m. - 08.00 p.m.


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

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Saturday 19 January 2013 , 10.30 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.
Auditorium, 5th floor.

bacc library

Art library
Art Library, L floor.

"Art library offers you, Kids to prepare yourself for Asean Community by this book collection "We are Asean". It is included with 11 books, basic information about 10 Asean countries and the story of Asean Community. Please follow to read them here at Art Library at bacc. "


Green Thai Product
3rd floor

Green Eco Friendly Design. Lifestyle and design products ; hand bag, messenger bag, daily note, passport holder, handmade accessories.

3rd floor

Gallery of Foods for good cause. The story of how they contribute to society and protect environment. We want to inspire other food providers to be more concern about society.

up coming in February

bacc music

MAB: Music & Art Fest at bacc #2
Saturday 16 – Sunday 17 February 2013
Open Space in front of bacc


For more information, please contact bacc Information

Rama 1 Rd., Wangmai, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330
Tel. 02 214 6630-8 Fax. 02 214 6639  |    |