b. 1971, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Lives and works in Chiang Mai and Fukuoka, Japan
Rawanchaikul process of exploring the ongoing negotiation between local circumstances and unavoidable globalization. The artist is best known for direct public interventions, social commentary, and an innovative style of integrating community or individual experiences into eccentric fictional tales that feature recurring characters. Over time his oeuvre has grown to encompass a broad array of media, including performances, billboards, films, comics, games, merchandise and cocktails. More recently his practice has focused on personal history and memory in relation to temporal cognizance.