Nang Songkran

Nang Songkran

When : February 15 – March 20, 2011

Where : ARDEL Gallery of Modern Art

Category : Event / Art Galleries

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Who : Sompop Budtarad

What / Why :

“Nang Songkran” by Sompop Budtarad presents paintings depicting the legend of Nang Songkran (Thai Goddesses of Songkran), the urban story that relates to the Buddhist belief and the local way of life closely connected to the agricultural culture and society. The artist applies the symbol of fine art as the means to transmit his notions, beliefs, and the beauty of a goddess named Kirinee Dhevi, the Songkran goddess of the year 2011. Kirinee Dhevi dresses elegantly and has a magnolia behind her ear. She mounts on an elephant, her food is nuts and sesame and her gem is emerald. While on her hands there is a hook on the right and an arm gun on the left.

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Tuesday-Saturday: 10:30~19:00 hrs.
Sunday: 10:30~17:30 hrs. (Closed on Monday)

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