THAMRONGSAK NIMANUSSORNKUL

WINNER OF THE 37th MINI PRINT INTERNATIONAL OF CADAQUÉS, 2017

Born in 1974 in Chiang Mai Province, Thailand, he is an Instructor at the Faculty of Information and Communication Technology of Silpakorn University in Petchaburi, Thailand since 2005.

Education
1998-2002
M.F.A. Graphic Arts from Faculty of Painting Sculpture and Graphic Arts, Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
1992-1997
B.F.A. Graphic Arts (2nd class Honors) from Faculty of Fine Arts, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand.

Awards
2016
Toshiya Takahama Prize (Judge’s Selection) from The 1st TKO International Mini Print Exhibition 2016 (Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka), B-Gallery, Tokyo, and at Art Zone Kaguraoka, Kyoto, and at Gallery Irohani, Osaka, Japan.
Award “Mastery” from Ural Print Triennial 2016, Bashkortostan State Nesterov Art Museum, Russia.
2005
Excellent Prize (Grand Prix) from “TSGA AWARDS 2005” the Best Silk-screen print-making of the Year, Si-am art space, Bangkok, Thailand.
2003
Purchase Prize from International Print and Drawing Exhibition on the occasion of 60th Anniversary Celebration of Silpakorn University, The Art and Cultural Center Commemorating the 6th Cycle Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Nakornphathom Province and at Silom Galleria, Bangkok, Thailand.
2002
3rd Prize: Bronze Medal, Graphic Arts from the 48th National Exhibition of Art, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
Special Award from the 14th Toshiba “Brings good thing to life” Art Exhibition 2002, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
2000
Honorary Award from the 12th Toshiba “Brings good thing to life” Art Exhibition 2000, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
Award Winner from Contemporary Art Exhibition 2000 by Thai Farmer Bank Public Company Limited, Thai Farmer Bank Head Office, Bangkok, Thailand.
1999
1st Prize: Gold Medal, Graphic Arts from the 45th National Exhibition of Art, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
Special Award from the 16th Contemporary Art Exhibition by Young Artists, Musical Art Centre, 2nd floor, Bangkok Bank PCL, Bangkok, Thailand.
Honorary Award from the 11th Toshiba “Brings good thing to life” Art Exhibition 1999, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
Award Winner from Contemporary Art Exhibition 1999 by Thai Farmer Bank Public Company Limited, Thai Farmer Bank Head Office, Bangkok, Thailand.
1997
Honorary Mentions from the 1st International Mini-Print Biennial CLUJ, Romania.

Solo Exhibitions
2016
“Phenomenon of Universal Truth”, Koi Art Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
2014
“The State of Impermanence”, Ardel Third Place Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
2004
“Cheerful Cosmos”, Rose Garden Gallery, Nakhon Pathom, Thailand.
2001
“Eclipse”, MESAMIS food & wine Restaurant, Bangkok, Thailand.

Group Exhibitions and Selected Group Exhibitions (last 5 years)
2017
The 3rd International Printmaking Triennial, Art Pavillion “Cvijeta Zuzoric”, Belgrade, Serbia.
The 1st International Print Biennale Yerevan 2017, Armenia
The 37th Mini Print International of Cadaqués, Taller Galeria Fort, Cadaqués, Spain, and at Galerie L’Etang d’Art, Bages, France.
The 16th LESSEDRA World Art Print Annual – Mini Print 2016, LESSEDRA Gallery & Contemporary Art Projects, Bulgaria.
The 45th International Print Award Carmen Arozena, Museum Real Casa de la Moneda, Madrid, Spain.
2016
The 1st TKO International Mini Print Exhibition 2016, B-Gallery, Tokyo, and at Art Zone Kaguraoka, Kyoto, and at Gallery Irohani, Osaka, Japan.
The 15th LESSEDRA World Art Print Annual – Mini Print 2016, LESSEDRA Gallery & Contemporary Art Projects, Bulgaria.
Ural Print Triennial 2016, Bashkortostan State Nesterov Art Museum, Russia.
The 7th LESSEDRA International Painting & Mixed Media Competition Exhibition, LESSEDRA Gallery & Contemporary Art Projects, Bulgaria.

2015
The 4th Bangkok Triennale International Print and Drawing Exhibition, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, Pathumwan district, Bangkok.
Awagami International Miniature Print Exhibition 2015, Inbe Art Space, Japan.
The 6th LESSEDRA International Painting & Mixed Media Competition Exhibition, LESSEDRA Gallery & Contemporary Art Projects, Bulgaria.
2014
The 60th National Exhibition of Art, Ratchadamnoen Contemporary Art Center, Bangkok, Thailand.
“Cubic Museum” International Exchange Exhibition between Aichi University of Arts and Silpakorn University, Art Centre, Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
2013
International Art Exhibition by AUA 2013 “NANAIRO”, Aichi University of the Arts Art Museum & Aichi University of the Arts Satellite Gallery, Japan.
“Little Big Prints”, PSG Art Gallery, Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
The 1st Art Exhibition by “The Faculty of Painting, Sculpture and Graphic Arts, Silpakorn University Alumni Association”, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.

Art Activities
2004
3 Minutes Sculpture with Erwin Wurm, Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
Participate in Surasi Kusolwong Art Project in “Here + Now”, (       ) Museum, Bangkok, Thailand).
2003
Printmaking workshop with Professor Eileen Foti and Professor Catherine Bebout from Tamarind Institute (a division of Collage of Fine Arts, University of New Mexico), Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
Art Activities with Fine Arts students from Denmark under the program of Surasi Kusolwong and Peter Bonde, Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
2002
Designed and installed Printmaking Artwork on the front gate of Piphitmaya, the Private Art Museum, Bangkok, Thailand.
2001
Silk-screen workshop, Siam Art Space, Bangkok, Thailand.
2000
Participates in Surasi Kusolwong Art Project in “Euro Vision”, Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.

Collections
2017
“The State of Impermanence 30” – Association of Fine Artists of Serbia.
“End and Beginning” – First International Print Biennale Yerevan 2017, Armenia.
“East and West” – First International Print Biennale Yerevan 2017, Armenia.
“The Dyadic Pair 7” – Cabildo Insular de La Palma, Spain.
2016
“The State of Impermanence 15” – Machida City Museum of Graphic Arts, Japan.
“The State of Impermanence 21” – National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taiwan.
“The State of Impermanence 6” – China Printmaking Museum, China.
“The State of Impermanence 10” – China Printmaking Museum, China.
“The State of Impermanence 31” – Bashkortostan State Nesterov Art Museum, Russia.
“Pair” – Bashkortostan State Nesterov Art Museum, Russia.
2013
“Arising, Changing, Passing Away” – Aichi University of the Arts Art Museum, Japan.
2010
“Arising and Passing Away” – Art Museum Cluj-Napoca, Romania.
2005
“Celestial Cosmos” – Thai Screen Printing & Graphic Imaging Association.
2004
“Idealistic Plan” – Office of the Permanent Secretary of Defence.
“4 Elements” – Office of the Permanent Secretary of Defence.
2002
“Cosmo Memory” – Silpakorn University Art Museum.
2000
“Dispersal of Birth” – Toshiba Thailand Company Limited.
“Birth” – Kasikorn Bank Public Company Limited.
1999
“Idealistic Plan II” – Silpakorn University Art Museum.
“The Pagoda” – Silpakorn University Art Museum.
“Radiation” – Toshiba Thailand Company Limited.
“Radiation 3” – Kasikorn Bank Public Company Limited.
1997
“Silver in Harmony” – Cluj-Napoca Biennial, Romania.
“Silver Pattern” – Cluj-Napoca Biennial, Romania.
“Parallelograms in Relax Atmosphere” – Cluj-Napoca Biennial, Romania.

Contact
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