Lek is a Thai photographer, based in Bangkok, Thailand.

 

date of Birth

1 May 1977

 

education

2003-2005 : FdA in Professional Photography, The Arts Institute at Bournemouth, England

1996-2000 : BA Fine Arts, Silpakron University, Bangkok, Thailand

1991-1994 : College of Fine Arts, Bangkok, Thailand

 

selected group photography exhibitions

2013 : ” Family ”, RMA Institute, Bangkok, Thailand

2013 : ” Local Futures ”, He Xiangning Art Museum, Shenzhen, China, Curatd by Feng Boyi

2013 : ” The Russian Moment ” , The State Russian Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia

2012 : ” Homo Empathicus ” Bredaphoto 2012, Breda, Netherlands

2012 : ” Nuova (Arte) Povera ” , Osage Art Foundation, Hong Kong, curated by Ark Fongsamut

2011 :   Dali International Photo Exhibition, Dali, China

2011 :   Photo Phnom Penh 2011, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, curated by Christian Caujolle

2011 :   Photoquai Photo Festival, Paris, France, organised by The Quai Branley Museum, curated by               Françoise Huguier

2011 : “ Wonderland ” , G23 gallery, Bangkok, Thailand, curated by Ark Fongsamut

2010 :   2nd Singapore International Photography Festival, Singapore

2006 :  Photographic Portrait Prize 2006, National Portrait Gallery, London, England

2005 : ” Peep “, The Association of Photographer Gellery, London, England

 

Awards

2013 : Third prize, PX3 Prix de la Photographie, Paris, France

2012 : Selected for the 2012 photography residency by the Quai Branly Museum, Paris, France.

2006 : The winner of the ArtReview ‘fashion meets art’ photography prize organised by ArtReview magazine, London, England.

The judges include; Kate Bush; head of galleries at the Barbican,

Steven Klein; fashion photographer, Alexandra Shulman; editor of UK Vogue,

Matthew Williamson; fashion designer, Rebecca Wilson; editor of ArtReview

and Barney Pickard; art director of ArtReview.

2000 : First Prize, Thai Farmers Bank Contemporary Art Competition, Bangkok, Thailand