Jakkai Siributr | Tapestry

Jakkai Siributr
B. 1969, Bangkok, Thailand

Year | 2010
Dimensions | 168 x 130 cm
Medium | Stitching, canvas, found materials on quilted fabric
Jakkai Siributr is one of Southeast Asia’s leading contemporary artists. He works primarily with textile and embroidery.​ ​The interaction of Buddhism and materialism in modern life;​ ​and the everyday popular culture of Thailand​ ​are at the heart of Siributr’s art.​ ​His​ ​meticulously handmade tapestry and installation works make powerful statements about religious, social, and political issues in contemporary Thailand.​ ​He currently lives and works in Bangkok.