Udomsak Krisanamis



Udomsak Krisanamis BIOGRAPHY [PDF]


b. 1966, Bangkok, Thailand
Lives and works in Chiang Mai, Thailand


1985-89 Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand 1991-93 School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Solo Exhibitions

2017       “Keep Spinning”, Gallery SIDE 2, Tokyo

2016       “Udomsak Krisanamis: Paint It Black”, Chiang Mai University Art Museum, Chiang Mai               

                “Udomsak Krisanamis: Paint It Black”, Gallery VER, Bangkok

2014       “Space Caravan,” LehmannMaupin, Hong Kong 2012 “In My Room,” Gallery SIDE 2, Tokyo

                “Space Out,” Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, NY 2011 “A Mindful Mission,” Kunstverein Freiburg

               “A Mindful Mission (redux),” Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin 2008 Victoria Miro Gallery, London

2007      Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin

               Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York, NY 2006 Galleryver, Bangkok, Thailand

2005      “New works”, Gallery SIDE 2, Japan 2004 Giti Nourbakhsch Gallery , Berlin

                Victoria Miro Gallery, London 2003 Kunsthalle Basel, Basel

                Massimo de Carlo, Milan

                Gavin Brown’s enterprise, Corp., New York, NY

2002      Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK

2000     Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, NY

               Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, OH

               Gallery SIDE 2, Tokyo, Japan 1999 Il Capricorno, V enice, Italy

               Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland (with Peter Doig)

               Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1998      Arnolfini Gallery, Bristol, UK (with Peter Doig)

               Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, NY

               Micheline Szwajcer, Antwerp, Belgium

1997      Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

               Victoria Miro Gallery, London, UK

1996      Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, NY

               Marc Foxx Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1994      260 Washington Ave, Brooklyn, NY 1991 215 Willoughby Ave, Brooklyn, NY 1990 Goethe Institute, 

                             Bangkok, Thailand

Group Exhibitions

2019      “In Situ From Outside:Reconfiguring the past in between the present”, Bangkok National Museum,

                             Bangkok, Thailand

2017        SUNSHOWER: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now”, National Art Center

                          + Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

2016        Northern Land Southern Sea”, Tang contemporary Art, Bangkok, Thailand

               “All Summer In A Day”, Unclebrother Gallery, Hancock, New York

               “Thailand Eye”, Bangkok Art And Culture Centre, Bangkok, Thailand

2015      “Roll Your pain Away with Pratchaya Phinthong”, New Museum of Contemporary Art

                           Chiangmai (NMCAC), Chiangmai, Thailand

              “Random Sampling: Paintings from Sammlung Goetz, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany (2015 – 2016)

               “Thailand Eye,” Saatchi Gallery, London

2014       Thai Charisma: Heritage + Creative Power, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok

2012      “Encounter:  The Royal Academy in Asia,” Institute of Contemporary Art, Lesalle College of the Arts,


               “Thai Trends from Localism to Internationalism,” Bangkok Art And Culture Center,

                               Bangkok, Thailand

               “Everyday Abstract – Abstract Everyday,” James Cohan Gallery, New York, NY

               “B. Wurtz & Co.,” curated by Matthew Higgs, Richard Telles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

               “Search for New Synesthesia,” Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

2011       “Space Oddity”, curated by Friederike Nymphius, CCA Andratx, Mallorca, Spain “Madifesto,”

                             Chiang Mai, Thailand

2010      “Imagine peace,” Bangkok Art And Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand

2009      “Floors/Walls”, Galerie Giti Nourbakhsch, Berlin

                “The House the Cat Built,” curated by Rirkrit Tiravanija, Galeria Salvador Díaz, Madrid Topographies –

                               Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

2008      “Back to Back”, Kestnergesellschaft, Hanover, Germany “incidental Affairs,” Suntory Museum

                                Tempozan, Osaka

2007       “Very Abstract and Hyper Active”, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, UK “Inwords” the University

                               Museums of the University of Delaware

2006        Kenneth L. Fried Collection of Contemporary Art, Lambertville, New Jersey “Dereconstruction”,     

                               Barbara Gladstone, New York, NY

“Infinite Painting”, Villa Manin Centro d’fArte Contemporanea, Italy

2005        “Looking at Words: The Formal Presence of Text in Modern and Contemporary Works on Paper,”

                                 Andrea Rosen Gallery

                 “Bidibidobidiboo: Works from Collezione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo,” curated by

2004        “Keep Your Head to the Sky,” Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, NY

2003        “1st Gold NMAC Artists Tournament,” Fundacion NMAC, Spanien

                  “Painting Pictures,” Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg

2002       “The Longest Winter,” University Galleries, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

                “Pertaining to Painting,” Contemporary Arts Museums, Austin Museum of Art, Austin

                Painting Pictures”, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany

2002      Inaugural Group Exhibition, Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York

               “Hard To Read,” Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College, NY, curated by Feng Liu

               “Pertaining to Painting”, Contemporary Arts Museums, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX

2001      “New Prints 2001/ Autumn,” IPCNY, New York, NY

              “The Mystery of Painting,” Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany (cat.)

              “Fresh: Recent Acquisitions,” Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

             “Works on Paper from Acconci to Zittel,” Victoria Miro Gallery, London

              “Painting at the Edge of the World,” Walker Art Center, Minneapolis

2000    Galleria Massimo di Carlo, Milano, Italy

             “Spot On,” Victoria Miro Gallery, New York, NY

             “Greater New York,” P.S.1, Long Island City, NY

1999    “Examining Pictures,” Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, UK (cat.)

             “Nach-Bild,” Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland (curated by Peter Pakesch, catalogue)

             “Zone (Especes d’Espaces),” Palazzo Re Rebaudengo, Guarene d’Alba, Italy, curated by

                            Francesco Bonami)

1998    “Every Day,” 11th Biennale of Sydney, Australia

              Project 63, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY

            “A to Z,” The approach, London, UK (curated by Matthew Higgs)

             “Lovecraft,” South London Gallery, London, UK, curated by Martin McGeown and Toby Webster

             “Exterminating Angel,” Galerie Ghislaine Hussenot,Paris, curated by Joshua Decter

1997    “Essential Gestures,” Johnson County Community College Gallery of Art, Overland, KS

            “Lovecraft,” Centre for Contemporary Arts, Glasgow, Scotland

            “Site-Santa Fe,” Santa Fe, NM, curated by Francesco Bonami

            “Drawings for the Mab Library,” AC Project Room, New York, NY

             “Tangles,” Otis Gallery, Otis College of Art & Design, Los Angeles, CA

              Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, NY

             “Screen,” curated by Joshua Decter, Frederich Petzel Gallery, New York, NY

1995      Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, NY

               Marc Foxx Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1993    “inconsequent,” Natalie Rivera, New York, NY

               MFA Thesis Show, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

               Gallery 2, Chicago, IL

1989     “Bring Good Thing to Life,” Toshiba Thailand Co., Ltd., Bangkok, Thailand

1989       13th Bua Luang Exhibition of Painting, Bangkok Bank, Bangkok, Thailand

1989       Contemporary Art Exhibition, Thai Farmers Bank, Bangkok, Thailand