Korakrit Arunanondchai Biography Selected press
Painting with history 3 or two thousand five hundred and fifty nine years to figure stuff out
2016, Installation view, Museion, Bolzano
Painting with history 3 or two thousand five hundred and fifty nine years to figure stuff out
2016, Installation view, Museion, Bolzano
Painting with history 3 or two thousand five hundred and fifty nine years to figure stuff out
2016, Installation view, Museion, Bolzano
Painting with history 3 or two thousand five hundred and fifty nine years to figure stuff out
2016, Installation view, Museion, Bolzano
Painting with history 3 or two thousand five hundred and fifty nine years to figure stuff out
2016, Installation view, Museion, Bolzano
There's a word I'm trying to remember, for a feeling I'm about to have (a distracted path toward extinction)
2016, Installation view, 9th Berlin Biennale
There's a word I'm trying to remember, for a feeling I'm about to have (a distracted path toward extinction)
2016, Installation view, 9th Berlin Biennale
There's a word I'm trying to remember, for a feeling I'm about to have (a distracted path toward extinction)
2016, Installation view, 9th Berlin Biennale
There's a word I'm trying to remember, for a feeling I'm about to have (a distracted path toward extinction)
2016, Installation view, 9th Berlin Biennale
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
2016, Installation view, 20th Biennale of Sydney
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
2016, Installation view, 20th Biennale of Sydney
2558
Installation view, UCCA, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2015
2558
Installation view, UCCA, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2015
2558
Installation view, UCCA, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2015
2558
Installation view, UCCA, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2015
2558
Installation view, UCCA, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2015
2558
Installation view, UCCA, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3
Installation view, Palais de Tokyo Paris, 2015
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3 (excerpt)

2015, 24:44 min video (full version)

2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (excerpt)

2014, 23:46 min video (full version)

2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
Installation view, Carlos/Ishikawa London, 2014
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
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2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
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2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai)
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Untitled (History painting)
2014, 2 parts: Acrylic, inkjet print and gold leaf on denim, paper and canvas; and gold leaf on denim
Installation view, Beware Wet Paint, ICA, London, 2014
Performance
Beware Wet Paint, ICA, London, 2014
Performance
Beware Wet Paint, ICA, London, 2014
Performance
Beware Wet Paint, ICA, London, 2014
Performance
Beware Wet Paint, ICA, London, 2014
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Josh White/JW Pictures
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (Part 1) (excerpt)
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Lee Thompson
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (Part 2) (excerpt)
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Josh White/JW Pictures
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Lee Thompson
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Lee Thompson
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Josh White/JW Pictures
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Josh White/JW Pictures
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Lee Thompson
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild)
Installation view, The Mistake Room, LA, 2014
Photo credit: Josh White/JW Pictures
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild) (Part 1)
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Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild) (Part 1)
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Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild) (Part 1)
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Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild) (Part 2)
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Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild) (Part 2)
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Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild) (Part 2)
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Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (feat. boychild) (Part 2)
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Korakrit Arunanondchai
Installation view, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Photo credit: Matthew Septimus
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Installation view, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Photo credit: Matthew Septimus
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Installation view, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Photo credit: Matthew Septimus
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Installation view, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Photo credit: Matthew Septimus
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Performance, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Performance, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Performance, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Performance, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Performance, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Performance, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Performance, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Korakrit Arunanondchai
Performance, MoMA PS1, New York, 2014
Muen Kuey (It‘s always the same)
Installation view, Clearing, Brussels, 2013
Muen Kuey (It‘s always the same)
Installation view, Clearing, Brussels, 2013
Muen Kuey (It‘s always the same)
Installation view, Clearing, Brussels, 2013
2556
Installation view, Double Life, Sculpture Center, New York, 2013
2556
Installation view, Double Life, Sculpture Center, New York, 2013
Biography

Korakrit Arunanondchai (b. 1986, Thailand)
Lives and works in New York and Bangkok

2012: MFA, Columbia University, New York
2012: Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine
2009: BFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Rhode Island


Selected Solo Exhibitions and Performances

2017
Kiasma Helsinki (forthcoming)
with history in a room filled with people with funny names 4, CLEARING New York
The Artist and the other Artist, CLEARING New York

2016
Painting with history 3 or two thousand five hundred and fifty nine years to figure stuff out, Museion, Bolzano
2012-2555, 2556, 2557, The Jim Thompson Art Center, Bangkok
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3, Bangkok CityCity Gallery, Bangkok
Gift Korakrit Arunanondchai | Letters to Chantri #1, S.M.A.K., Ghent
Korakrit Arunanondchai curated by Franklin Melendez, Lodos Gallery, Mexico City

2015
2558, UCCA, Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing
Painting with history in a room filled with people with funny names 3, Palais de Tokyo, Paris

2014
The Last 3 Years and the Future (with boychild and AJGvojic), performance as part of ICA Off-Site, Old Selfridges Hotel, London
2012-2555, 2556, Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names and the Future (with boychild, AJGvojic and Harry Bornstein), performance at Warsaw Museum of Modern Art, Poland
2557 (Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2) (with Korapat Arunanondchai), Carlos/Ishikawa, London
Letters to Chantri #1: The lady at the door/The gift that keeps on giving (in collaboration with Boychild), The Mistake Room, Los Angeles
Korakrit Arunanondchai, MoMA PS1, Long Island City, NY; performance as part of the exhibition at MoMA PS1, NY

2013
Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names 2 (Phrase I) (with Korapat Arunanondchai), Bill Brady KC Gallery, Kansas City, MO
Muen Kuey (It's always the same), C L E A R I N G, Brussels, Belgium
Painting with history in a room filled with men with funny names, C L E A R I N G, New York, NY


Selected Group Exhibitions and Projects

2017
SUNSHOWER: Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia 1980s to Now, The National Art Center, Tokyo, Mori Art Museum (forthcoming)

2016
There's a word I'm trying to remember, for a feeling I'm about to have (a distracted path toward extinction), 9th Berlin Biennale, Berlin
20th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney

2015
"PAINTING WITH HISTORY IN A ROOM FILLED WITH PEOPLE WITH FUNNY NAMES 3", International Film Festival Rotterdam: IFFR, Rotterdam

2014
Beware Wet Paint (in collaboration with ICA, London), Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin
Beware Wet Paint, ICA, London; performance as part of the exhibition at ICA London

2013
High Desert Test Site 2013, Joshua Tree, USA
Digital Expressionism, Suzanne Geiss Gallery, NY
Memonikos, Jim Thompson House, Bangkok. Thailand

2012
Double Life, Sculpture Center, Queens, NY



Awards

2013 Recipient of the Rema Hort Mann Foundation Grant