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Exhibition presenting Chiang Mai through visions of contemporary cultures
April 7th â€“ June 19th, 2011 â€“ 9th Floor, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, Thailand
Chiang Mai Now! is the exhibition presenting Chiang Mai through contemporary visions. Curated by Angkrit Ajchariyasophon, the exhibition puts forward unique perspectives of 12 artists and contemporary cultural activists.
Chiang Mai Now! â€“ is a contemporary art and cultural exhibition, curated by Angkrit Ajchariyasophon, presenting twelve artists and cultural activists who put forward and demonstrating their vision and activism â€“ as they search for alternative solutions and at the same time actively create networking â€“ in their quest to confront a myriad of contemporary living problems. The exhibition as well, serves to convey the time frame in the Thai society now, full of diverse and differences in ideas. â€œChiang Mai Now!â€ seizes a moment, one stop in our present motion, to take note and make some sense of the world around us.
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