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Signed & Dated : Bottom Right
Provenance : From an important Jakarta based private collection.
Height of the figure - 6ft
Rearngsak Boonyavanishkul was born in 1961 in Singhburi, Thailand and completed his B.F.A. in Thai Art
in the year 1986 at Silpakorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. A leading contemporary artist from
Thailand, his work is developed on a background of artistic traditionalism, as part of the new modernist
directive in Thailand. The artist imbues traditional idioms with novel artistic treatment, hereby fusing
the present art trends with traditional artfroms of Thailand. Executing his works with a balanced
perspective of neo - traditional as well as surrealism, Rearngsak has creates stories which depict the
epics of gods, goddesses and imaginary creatures. Boonyavanishkul dedicated three years in order to
study the movements and agility of Balinese dancers in close vicinity.
In the year 2003 he held a solo exhibition at the Museum Nasional, Jakarta. He has showcased and
participated in numerous group shows throughout the world.
Rearngsak Boonyavanishkul lives and works in Bangkok.