Strive To Fail

This solo exhibition by Vichaya Mukdamanee aims to explore the “failure” of artists as an intellectual resource, and provides lively engagement with the process of creativity.

Krung Thep

Bridge Art Space Charoen Krung, near Sathon Bridge Tuesday to Sunday, 10am-8pm Until July 5 Call 089-666-2051

Four Bangkok residents present their different views on the word “Krungthep”, whether it means a location, a capital city or a lifestyle. The artists are Kamolnalin Kamolnavin, Thantawat Jittaksa, Nareak Sa-Ingthong and Patchareeporn Thongkam.

Resident Show 2017

Sathorn 11 Art Space Sathon Road Tuesday to Sunday, 11am-7pm Until June 27 Call 02-004-1199

A group show by Thai artists — Chonkhet Phanwichien, Tinna Hongngam, Prapote Kamjinda, Preecha Raksorn, Pisanu Prasoetphol and Somchoke Mahachanon — who have been working together at the space.

The Concept Of Self: On Power, Identity And Labels

SAC Subhashok The Arts Centre Sukhumvit 39 Tuesday to Sunday, 11am-6pm Until Saturday Call 02-662-0299

A group exhibition featuring nine artists from Thailand and Indonesia, “The Concept Of Self: On Power, Identity And Labels” is a dissection of contemporary cultures and how they mould and alter individual lives, gender, social power and the ideologies of class structures.

Wisut Ponnimit: LR

Bangkok CityCity Gallery Sathon 1 Wednesday to Sunday, 1-7pm Until June 25 Call 083-087-2725

Famed illustrator Wisut Ponnimit returns with “LR”, an interactive art installation conceptualised to challenge viewers to choose by moving from the left screen to the right and vice versa in order to complete the work’s narration.

Dryopes (Nang Mai)

Kathmandu Photo Gallery Silom Road Tuesday to Sunday, 11am-6pm Until June 24 Call 02-234-6700

The photographs of Shane Bunnag reveal a soul in touch with the elemental spirits. In this instance, they concern the nature of Mani, the fabled peninsula of Greece, which was his childhood home. His technique is to capture the soul of each site through long exposure shots of his model dancing in worship of the local gods.

Metrospection

Numthong Gallery Aree 5 Monday to Saturday, 11am-6pm Until June 30 Call 02-617-2794

Kwanchai Lichaikul’s black-and-white paintings cover every inch of the canvas with details and puzzles of urban societies, conveying their complex and chaotic nature.

The Sheltering Place

Most Gallery Charoen Krung 26 Tuesday to Sunday, 11am-6pm Until June 30 Call 02-639-6582

“The Sheltering Place” features photographs by Yatender, a Vietnamese artist who uses her camera to look at the bruised, erotic and honest human body, in which sensitivity and vulnerability play out an anxious battle. Her work reminds observers of photographs by Ren Hang, the Chinese provocateur who committed suicide in March.

Masters Of Photography

House of Lucie Ekamai 8 Tuesday to Saturday, 10am-6pm Until Sept 15 Call 095-478-9987

This exhibition showcases more than 130 extraordinary works by Lucie Awards Honorees, including such photography luminaries as Annie Leibovitz, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Elliott Erwitt and Robert Capa, to name just a few.