Enlighten | Suwan Lamom

$ 4,500.00

Enlightenment

Inspired by Buddhist tradition, Suwan represented the truthful story as a core concept of his artwork. And acrylic Color and Gold leaf, he used, were medium for messages delivering as well as feelings expressing. This painting, the artist composed two strong colors, gold and black, contrasting as per the reflection of disparity between awakening and infatuation.

Technique : Acrylic Color and Gold leaf on canvas
Style : Fine Art
Year created : 2015
Size : 180 W x 140 H x 4 D cm
Frame : Not framed

Suwan Lamom

Suwan Lamom is Thai artist with more than 20 years of experiences. His artworks have brought Thai traditional style to be once alive as part of contemporary art. And also a medium that the truthful of Buddhist tradition would be transferred.

He first entered this path way since teenage by preferring art study instead of high school. After receiving high vocational education’s degree, he applied for further learning as well as practicing to Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts, Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi. During those time, his ideas and style had been shaped more clearly. He then applied to the long famous Silpakorn University which he received master’s degree from Thai Art Department, Faculty of Painting, Sculpture and Graphic Arts.

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Becoming the artwork: Enlighten

Enlighten, according to Suwan’s intention, is a representation of Thai contemporary art. This acrylic and gold leaf on canvas painting was inspired by Buddhist tradition. Expressing sensation through moving lines, each connections becoming the beautiful yet meaningful picture. Which is about the comparison between the worldly mundane and the world that was awaken as well as released by receiving the “Enlightenment” of Lord Buddha.

Becoming the creation of Thai artwork

Representing messages as well as delivering feelings require not only inspirations from within but also the right way to accomplish. Which means each artist needed to figure their style and technique along with practice art working skills. And like the becoming of pictures that base on certain story or inspiration, style also has got their own background. For Suwan, his circle had influenced his future career’s path way since a very young age. “I was born and raised in jeweler specifically goldsmith family. So I was nurtured as well as educated about Thai art and craftsmanship since little”, said Suwan. Impressed by the meticulous and exquisite of Thai art, he then had adopted this style to be his medium. Moreover, he further developed Thai traditional art once created by the master of artisan from older generation to be more comprehensible in contemporary period.

After graduated his master’s degree from Faculty of Painting, Sculpture and Graphic Arts, Silpakorn University, he has produced artworks continually. His style has been getting more pronounced along with representing Thai style painting in more contemporary way. The main idea intended to be delivering are inspired by art itself, culture, belief, and eastern philosophy that reflecting good through faith and hope. His artwork had reach the point of uniqueness that each creation piece is his signature.

Get to know the Artist : Suwan Lamom

Suwan Lamom is Thai artist with more than 20 years of experiences. His artwork is a reflection of the power of Thai contemporary art. And also the representation of the power of faith and hope.

He firstly received his high vocational education’s degree from Rajamangala University of Technology Lanna Changmai. Then receiving Bachelor’s degree from Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts majoring in the program in painting, Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi. Nevertheless, he further studied as well as practiced art by enrolling to the long famous Silpakorn University which he received master’s degree from Thai Art Department,  Faculty of Painting, Sculpture and Graphic Arts.

Exhibition :

1997

  • Rajamangala Connect Art Exhibition
  • The 21th Bua Luang Exhibition
  • The student exhibition, Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts, Rajamangala University of Technology Lanna Changmai

1998

  • The 13th Art Contest Award
  • Exhibition Golden Paintbrush Award by Kasikorn Bank, celebrating the 84th Birthday Anniversary of His Majesty the King

1999

  • The Ninth Art Thesis Exhibition of Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts, Rajamangala University of Technology Thanyaburi

2002

  • The 4th Panasonic contemporary art exhibition

2003

  • The 5th Panasonic contemporary art exhibition
  • Yoo Yang Thai Painting Exhibition, The grand hotel, Bangkok.

2005

  • Thai Way Art Exhibition, Heritage Club
  • The 2nd AMATA Art Award Exhibition
  • Painting Exhibition entitled “Nai Luang nai hua-jai khong silapin”Co-sponsored by ICC Internetional Co.Ltd. and Silpakorn University
  • The 27th Bua Luang Exhibition

2006

  • Lanna-Lanchang Art Exhibition at Nan Riverside Art Gallery, Nan province
  • Thai Art Exhibition by Thai Art Department at PSG art Gallery, Silpakorn University
  • The 17th Toshiba “Bring Good Thing To Life” Art Competition Exhibition

2007

  • Artist Self Portrait Exhibition, Silom Galleria Building
  • The Singha Art Exhibition, Central World, Bangkok
  • The 18th Toshiba “Bring Good Thing To Life” Art Competition Exhibition

2009

  • Aesthetics of Body Exhibition, Artery Gallery, Silom, Bangkok

2010

  • The 32th Bua Luang Exhibition
  • Sanjai Saiyai Art Exhibition by Rajamangala University of Technology Lanna Alumni

2011

  • Palanuphap of Chullasilp Exhibition at Galerie Panisa
  • Jed Yod Group 8th Contemporary Art Exhibition

2012

  • DCP Art Exhibition
  • Jed Yod Group 9th Contemporary Art Exhibition, Pohchang Arts Gallery, Bangkok
  • 36th Anniversary of Thai Arts: Education for Development and Creativity by Thai Art Department, Queen’s gallery

2013

  • Participating in National artists’s journey to the South, Krabi province
  • Jed Yod Group 10th Contemporary Art Exhibition, Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Center, Chiang Mai province

2014

  • The Grand Opening of Andaman Cultural Center Art Exhibition, Andaman Cultural Study Center, Krabi province
  • Jed Yod Group 11th Contemporary Art Exhibition, Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Center, Chiang Mai province
Award :

1998

  • Outstanding Prize, “Love Thai Tour Thailand” Exhibition Award – 50th Year of Aeronautical Radio of Thailand Ltd; Tado Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

1999

  • Distinguish Prize, Inheriting Thai Cultural Heritage Painting Award by Radanasin Bank

2000

  • Third prize: Bualuang Bronze Medal (Thai Traditional Painting), the 24th Bualuang Painting competition, the Bangkok Bank Foundation

2009

  • Third prize: Bualuang Bronze Medal (Thai Traditional Painting), the 31th Bualuang Painting competition, the Bangkok Bank Foundation

2010

  • Second Prize of Special Awards by Krungthai Bank, The 56th National Exhibition of Art

2011

  • Selected as 1 of 10 for Art Exhibiting of the Workshop Project Art Instruction with Thailand National Artist The Supreme Artist Hall, Thai Art Council, Los Angeles, USA

2012

  • Invited to the Art Auction, Commemoration of supreme artist by National artists in visual arts, Arnoma Grand Bangkok, Bangkok
  • Invited to the Charity Art Auction, From Lanna to Bodh Gaya, Siripanna Villa Resort & Spa, Chiang Mai

2014

  • Invited to the Art Auction at Siripanna Villa Resort & Spa, Chiang Mai,The join donation project to Chaloem Phrakiat 48 Years School, Lamphun province

Additional information

Weight 10 kg
Dimensions 180 × 140 × 4 cm