born in Ratchaburi in 1969, obtained an MFA degree in sculpture from Silpakorn University, Thailand. Yin, born in Chiang Mai in 1968, obtained an MA degree in Metalwork from Royal College of Art, UK. Jiandyin have been interdisciplinary collaborative artists since 2002. Their works focus on creating situations that construct relationships between human, and human in relation to his/her social context. In 2010, they initiated an ongoing research and development project Dialogue: Seeing and Being,


an interactive performance based drawing project that invite the audience to participate by drawing portraits for them at public spaces in New York and San Francisco. It continued with several sub-projects in other countries for instance “We are Going to Taipei”, 2012, “We Are Going to Umbria”, Italy, 2013, etc., that included visiting participants' homes, documenting where they placed the portraits jiandyin drew for them and developing more collaborations. Jiandyin were awarded a fellowship grant from the Asian Cultural Council in 2009 and were artists in residence at Headlands Center for the Arts San Francisco, International Studio and Curatorial Program (ISCP) NY 2010, Treasure Hill Artist Village, Taipei, Taiwan 2012, Civitella Ranieri center, Umbria Italy, Lichtenberg Studios, Berlin, Germany 2013. Since 2011, they have been creating community platforms for contemporary art and cultural development in Ratchaburi province, Thailand and found NongpoKIDdee work group for community art projects for children/neighborhood in their hometown. In curatorial practices, they curated a Nongpo Short Film Festival #1 & 2, 2011-2013, co-curated ThaiTai: A Measure of Understanding, OCAC Bangkok project 2012-2013, and the METRO SAPIENS: Dialogue in the Cave 2013. They have exhibited internationally: REACTIVATION, 9th Shanghai Biennale; The Exotika 2013, Bangkok-Berlin; 14th Asiatopia International Performance Art Festival, Bangkok; 5th OK Video FLESH Indonesia International Video Festival, Jakarta. They currenly live and work in Ratchaburi, Thailand.


site : http://www.jiandyin.com/


  • 2014 02/08 - 2014 02/09

    MITTing : Art and Cultural Network Forum

    MITT stands for a temporary art and cultural network among artist initiatives from Myanmar, Indonesia, Taiwan and Thailand is a verb to cluster collective efforts in imagining regional dialogues and exchanges. To reflect and explore our mobility and operations conditioned in the neo-liberalism global economy and our local political contexts, the meeting of MITT is an opportunity to ...

  • 2014 02/07 - 2014 04/06

    ThaiTai Fever - After and Before a Meeting

    The title of the last exhibition in Bangkok from OCAC was How to fix a leaking roof in rainy days?. This title speaks the multilayered concept of “relationship”, while OCAC was in residence in Bangkok for six months. It also questions while an exchange is in process, how do we compile in order to present...


  • 2012 08/26 - 2012 08/26

    THAITAI FEVER Stage #1 : We're OPEN

    TAHITI FEVER project is hosted in OCAC Bangkok space. In August 2012, it launched the first exhibition Stage 1: WE’re OPEN! It was a Thai style ceremony for moving into a house, collaboratively ran by members of OCAC...

  • 2015 07/03 - 2015 07/03

    Baan Noorg : Day OFF LABoratory - Alternative Interdisciplinary Art by JIANDYIN

    day OFF LABoratory or OFF LAB is a Pilot project - alternative interdisciplinary art program operates by Baan Noorg, based on post-studio and participatory practice. It functions as a dynamic program to develop contemporary art and cultural production.