Thai artist paintings in a calendar

Thai Calendar of beautiful painting by Siam Exchange Bank

I came across a reasonably well preserved calendar from Siam Exchange Bank for the year 1997 (Thai year 2540). It consists of Buddhist art painting and it is themed as Symbols of Dhamma Mahajanaka. From the style of the painting, I think it could be from Ajahn Chalermchai Kositpipat (เฉลิมชัย โฆษิตพิพัฒน์) whose work I greatly [...]

Divisions of Craftsmen in Thailand


Thailand is rich in its cultural art and intricate designs. This is evident when you are visiting the temples in Thailand – where the design differ from one temple to another. This year, Kasikorn Bank’s table calendar showcases the 10 divisions of craftsmen in Thailand. The description is written in Thai language but from the [...]