Bio
CV
Collection
Bibliography

Navin Rawanchaikul

Born 1971 in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Lives and Works in Chiang Mai and Fukuoka, Japan

 

Selected Solo/Collaborative Exhibitions/Projects

YEAR / Title, Venue, City, Country

 

2011

  • Paradiso di Navin, Paradiso, 54th International Exhibition Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy.
  • Places of Rebirth, Valentine Willie Fine Art, Singapore.

 

2010

  • Māhākād Festival, Worarot Market and its neighborhood, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

 

2009

  • Who is Navin?, Gallery Niklas Belenius, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • SUPER CHINA!, Ullens Center For Contemporary Art, Beijing, China.
  • We Love You Comrade Navin, Caf for Contemporary Art, Vancouver, Canada.

 

2008

  • Dim Sum Rider, Tang Contemporary Art, Hong Kong, China.
  • Navin's Sala, The River Promenade, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Navinland Cinema, Sakshi Gallery, Mumbai, India.

 

2007

  • Navins of Bollywood, Tang Contemporary Art, Bangkok, Thailand.

 

2006

  • Lost in the City, Center for the Arts, Jim Thompson House Museum, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Fly With Me to Another World (in transit), Jim Thompson House Museum, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Aren't You Navin?, Gallery Atelier, Fukuoka, Japan.

 

2004-2005

  • Fly With Me to Another World, Hariphunchai National Museum, Lamphun, Thailand.

 

2002

  • SUPER(M)ART, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France.

 

2001

  • I ♥ Taxi, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center (in collaboration with Public Art Fund), New York, USA.
  • Chateau Scoterus, Fourchambault, France (Project with Eurovespa, organized by Le Consortium).

 

2000

  • Taximan, About Studio / About Caf, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Fly with Me to Another World, Le Consortium, Dijon, France.

 

1999

  • Asking for Nothingness, Satani Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Same Same but Yesterday, Lydmar Hotel, Stockholm, Sweden.

 

1997

  • Navin and His Gang (Visit) Vancouver, Contemporary Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada.

 

1996-1998

  • Murozumi Danchi Art Project, Fukuoka, Japan. (Community-based Art project in collaboration with residents of Murozumi Danchi and Arizumi Community).

 

1995-2000

Navin Gallery Bangkok (Taxi Gallery), Bangkok, Thailand. (in collaboration with the taxi driver Chawee Sitabut & invited artists)

  • The Beach, Philippe Parreno (2000)
  • Bangkok One percent, a collective exhibition by 22 international artists, curated by Artspace 1%, Copenhagen (1999)
  • At the end of all the Journeys, Yutaka Sone (1998)
  • A Blossom in the Middle of the Heart (City), Gallery project in collaboration with Suttisak Phutararak (1997)
  • Happy New Love Year, Kosit Juntaratip (1997)
  • Untitled 1996 (traffic), Rirkrit Tiravanija (1996-97)
  • Origin of Flavor, Masato Nakamura (1995-96)
  • An Aesthetics of Immaterialism, Navin Rawanchaikul (1995)

 

1995

  • The Zero Space Which is Not Empty, Art Forum Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.

 

1994

  • There is No Voice, The AUA Language Center Library, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Please Donate Your Ideas For Dispirit Artistic Research, Art Forum Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand. (in collaboration with 3,000 Residents of Chiang Mai)

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

YEAR / Title, Venue, City, Country

 

2011

  • Singapore Biennale, National Museum, Singapore.
  • Negotiating Home, History and Nation: Two Decades of Contemporary Art from Southeast Asia, 1991-2010, Singapore Art Museum, Singapore.
  • Investigations of a Dog, Magasin 3 Stockholm Konsthall, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • New Focus, Film and Television Institution of India, Pune, India.

 

2010

  • Beacons of Archipelago, Arario Gallery, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Investigations of a Dog, La maison rouge, Paris, France.
  • Scratch, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, India.
  • Finding India, Museum of Contemporary Art, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Arts and Cities, Aichi Triennale, Chojamachi, Nagoya, Japan.
  • Alles Anders?, Vienna Festival, Kunsthalle, Vienna, Austria.
  • Thai Yo, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Fat Festival Tour North, Airport Plaza, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

 

2009

  • Fat Festival 9, Muangthongthani, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • The 4th Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • Joy, Sakshi Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Unreal Asia, 55th International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Oberhausen, Germany.
  • Take 2, Sakshi Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Tate Triennial: Altermodern, Tate Britain, London, UK.
  • Fly with Me to Another World, Dhamma Park Foundation, Lamphun, Thailand (two-person show with Inson Wongsam).

 

2008

  • Tri-Tosa-Wara: 13 Years of The Art Center, Center of Academic, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Krungthep 226, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Prospect 1, New Orleans, USA.
  • Platform Seoul 2008, Seoul, South Korea.
  • Traces of Siamese Smile: Art+Faith+Politics+Love, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • The Tropics: Views from the Middle of the Globe, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, Germany.
  • 3rd Nanjing Triennale, Nanjing Museum, Nanjing, China.
  • Moving Horizons: The UBS Art Collection 1960s to the present day, National Art Museum of China, Beijing, China.
  • Thai Film Festival, Cinemart, Tokyo and Osaka, Japan.
  • Memories for Tomorrow: Works from The UBS Art Collection, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China.
  • Art Taipei 2008, Sakshi Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • This is Not a Fairytale, Soka Art Center, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • The Ethics of Encounter, Soulflower Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Mondo E Terra, Museo d'Arte, Nuoro, Italy.
  • Festival de Cannes, Villa UGC, Cannes, France.
  • Ici et l, CAPC, Bordeaux, France.

 

2007

  • Fat Festival 7, Muangthongthani, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Tomorrow, Kumho Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea.
  • Thai Contemporary: Charm and Chasm, Tang Contemporary Art, Beijing, China.
  • Show Me Thai, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan.

 

2006

  • Nuit Blanche, Paris, France.
  • Diaspora, The Esplanade, Singapore.
  • Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale, Niigata, Japan.

 

2005

  • APAP 2005: Anyang Public Art Project, Anyang, Korea.
  • Yokohama 2005: International Triennale of Contemporary Art, Yokohama, Japan.

 

2004

  • XXVI Bienal de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
  • 3rd Liverpool Biennial, Tate Liverpool, Liverpool, UK.
  • Here & Now, About Studio / About Caf, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Out of Place, Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, Germany.
  • Identities versus Globalisation?, Chiang Mai University Art Museum, Chiang Mai and National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand. Traveling to Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany (2005).

 

2003

  • Change of Values: Works from the Fundacion ARCO Collection, EAAC, Castello, Spain.
  • Traffic: Art Exchange between Fukuoka and Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Art Museum and Kitakyushu Municipal Museum of Art, Fukuoka and Kitakyushu, Japan.

 

2002

  • The Gift: Generous Offerings, Threatening Hospitality, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Arizona. Traveling to Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York (2002-2003); Mary and Leigh Block Museum of Art, Illinois (2003), USA.
  • Museum City Fukuoka 2002, Art Minggu Bar, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • 4th Shanghai Biennale, Shanghai Art Museum, Shanghai, China.
  • Emotional Site, Sagacho Building, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Busan Biennale, Busan Metropolitan Art Museum, Busan, Korea.

 

2001

  • Facts of Life: Contemporary Japanese Art, Hayward Gallery, London, UK.
  • Yokohama 2001: International Triennale of Contemporary Art, Yokohama, Japan.
  • Il Dono / The Gift, Centro Arte Comtemporanea Pallazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy.
  • Target Art in the Park, Public Art Fund Project, Madison Square Park, New York, United States.
  • 2nd Berlin Biennale, Berlin, Germany.

 

2000

  • The Gift of Hope, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Game Over, Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Contact, Freiburg Contemporary Art Center, Freiburg, Switzerland.
  • Museum City Fukuoka 2000, Canal City Hakata, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • 2nd Taipei Biennale, Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan.
  • Over the Edges, S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium.
  • Summer Show, Laura Pecci Gallery, Milan, Italy.
  • 5th Lyon Biennale, Lyon, France (exhibition catalogue).
  • Fly With Me to Another World, Satani Gallery, Art Statement, 31st Art Basel, Switzerland (Baloise Art Prize).
  • Media City, Seoul, Korea (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanja).
  • Fuori Uso 2000 (The Bridges) Art on the Highway, Piazza Unione, Pescara, Italy.
  • As it is, Ikon Gallery, Birmingham, UK.
  • Continental Shift, Ludwig Forum, Aachen, Germany.

 

1999

  • ZeitWenden, Kunst Museum Bonn, Germany.
  • Guanrene Arte 99, Foundazione Sandretto Re Rebaundengo per L'Arte, Guanrene, Italy.
  • Cities on the Move VII, Krisma, Helsinki, Finland (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija)
  • Cities on the Move VI, Bangkok (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija)
  • Cities on the Move V, Hayward Gallery, London, UK (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija).
  • Cities on the Move IV (Midnight Sun), Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebeak and Artspace1%, Copenhagen, Denmark (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija).
  • I Love Art 5, Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan.

 

1998

  • Memorealism, Museum City Fukuoka, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • 11th Biennale of Sydney, Sydney, Australia.
  • To the Living Room, Watari Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan.
  • Cities on the Move III, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija).
  • Cities on the Move II, CAPC Musee d'Art Contemporain de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija).

 

1997

  • Cities on the Move, Wiener Secession and Museum in Progress, Vienna, Austria (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija).
  • Out of India: Contemporary Art of The South Asian Diaspora, Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA.
  • 2nd Kwangju Biennale, Kwangju, Korea.
  • Art in Southeast Asia 1997: Glimpse into the Future, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo; Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan.
  • Desearted and Embraced, Former Railway Hotel, Chiang Mai, Thailand (in collaboration with Rirkrit Tiravanija).

 

1996

  • The Second Asia-Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Traditions/Tensions: Contemporary Art in Asia, Asia Society & Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA. Traveling to Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada (1997); Perth Museum of Contemporary Art, Perth, Australia (1998); Taipei Fine Arts Museum, Taipei, Taiwan (1998).
  • Linkage/Leakage, Tank Art Center, Cairns, Australia.
  • Morphe '96, Aoyama Area and its Neighborhoods, Tokyo, Japan.

 

1995

  • 3rd Chiang Mai Social Installation, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
  • Thai/Tensions, Chulalongkorn Art Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • SUBSTANCEABOUTNONSUBSTANCE, Goethe Institut, Bangkok, Thailand (two-person show with Kosit Juntaratip).
  • The Spiritual and the Social Exhibition, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, Australia (Traveling to six local art institutions in Queensland, Australia).

 

1994

  • 4th Asian Art Show, Fukuoka Art Museum, Fukuoka. Traveling to Hakone Open-Air Museum, Hakone, (1995) and Setagaya Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan (1995).
  • Rebirth of Things, Ideal Art Gallery, Bangkok, Bangkok.
  • Critical Steam, Thammasat University, Bangkok, Thailand.

 

1993

  • 2nd Chiang Mai Social Installation, Usis Library, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
  • Art and Environment 2: Ecological Balance, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Social Contract: New Art from Chiang Mai, Visual Dhamma Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Magic Set 2, National Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.

 

1992

  • 1st Chiang Mai Social Installation, Wat Ched Yod, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
  • Melancholic Trance, Visual Dhamma Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand.
  Navin Production Co.,Ltd. | Copyright and Disclaimer
created by Z Axis IT Solution
Site Map