Graphics by Pongsakorn Yananissorn
The Immeasurable and World's End
30 April - 28 August 2022
JWD art space, Bangkok
Participating artists :
Tanatchai Bandasak, Graeme Hare (Australia), Kornkrit Jianpinidnan, Niwat Manatpiyalert, Nakrob Moonmanas, Varsha Nair (India), Deimantas Narkevičius (Lithuania), Nipan Oranniwesna, Pratchaya Phinthong, Rice Brewing Sisters Club (South Korea), Sathit Sattarasart, Nat Sethana x Wathinee Srithongchuai, Wantanee Siripattananuntakul, Henry Tan and partners
Curated by Chitti Kasemkitvatana
The Immeasurable and World's End focuses on the process of memory as a subjective experience of time, where collective memory is conceived as a sociocultural process of producing time in society. The ghostly temporality of ongoing entanglement of “what was/ is/ to-come”, as a dynamism of forces in which all things are constantly diffracting, influencing and working inseparably. It assembles mechanisms of spacetimemattering configurings, a superposition of multiple places and times by taking account of all possible histories.
The exhibition looks into the oeuvres of 11 individual artists, 1 duo and 2 collectives from Australia, India, Lithuania, South Korea and Thailand. Each body of work defines a string of moments, whilst being situated in a shared space, the exhibition demonstrates the coexistence of different time layers in the same moment, the multidirectional temporal movements between past, present and future.
The Immeasurable and World's End is organised by JWD art space and partly supported by MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum and Bangkok CityCity Gallery.
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