Number1Gallery focus is on established and upcoming incouldes Thai and International artist :spritual and neo – contemporary subject matter.
Founded in 2006, Number 1 Gallery has quickly established itself as one of the country’s most prolific exhibition spaces and committed representatives of Thai art. Situated in the heart of Bangkok’s business district, the contemporary gallery occupies over 600 square metres in the art and craft enclave of Silom Galleria.
Incorporating the Thai symbol for the number 1 – ๑ – in its logo, the gallery’s Thai owners are dedicated to the sustainable development of art nationwide. This is reflected in the progressive monthly exhibition schedule that attracts a loyal and expanding patronage. We support a broad spectrum of exhibiting emergent artists, established contemporary practitioners like Vasan Sitthiket, Sutee Kunavichayanont, and Thaweesak Srithongdee, as well as senior National Artists, Pichai Nirand, Thawee Ratchaneekorn, and Preecha Thaothong.
Having participated in regional art fairs in Hong kong, Taipei, Malaysia, and Singapore, Number 1 is set to further raise our promotion of Thai art upon the international stage.
“In the moment” by Kowit Wattanarach, the solo exhibition that will be held on May 14th, 2022 at Number 1 gallery, River City Bangkok. With an oil painting work of a character lady who has big round eyes, arched eyebrows, slim face and a perfect lip, expressing the attraction and the independent beauty which undeniably indicates the absolute identity of the artist.
The collection “ In the moment “ has its origin from human activities that are widely known for our society. It’s portrayed by girls in each generation that have their own independently thoughts. The beauty, the body, the face and the posture make this collection has its own story, feelings and impression. It has a highly fascination with the artist all of the sudden in the moment that became a highly inspiration to create this painting project collection.
Kowit Wattanarach, from an art field of Khon Kaen University. He has yet created artworks consistently and exhibited in domestic and international stages such as “KON” the group art exhibition, MOCA Bangkok 2020, “Lady in Summer” at Number 1 gallery, Bangkok 2018, Cute_Asia@2011 at at Number 1 gallery, Bangkok in 2011, Asia contemporary Art show at the Asia top gallery hotel art fair (Hong Kong), and Expo Exhibition at the Absolute art gallery in Belgium.