Araya Rasdjarmrearnsook


To be an artist
The author recounts her education in a Thai boarding school under the male patriarchal system. As an artist she has tried to come to terms with her upbringing and her work has reflected the situation for her mother and grandmother as well as the death from cancer of her father. She describes her installation work 'Dinner with Cancer' as a commentary on consumption - "humans are not only consumers, they are also being consumed".
Contemporary Arts of the Region: SE Asia & Australia
NAVA Bendigo Art Gallery Stockroom Kyneton Samstag