Sawita Notayah



Material: Acrylic on canvas
Size: 90 x 120 cm

I fell asleep and dreamed. When I woke up in the middle of the night I painted my dream on canvas, it happened so fast i did it without thinking too much. Yes. I am still dreaming, happy excited dreaming in my subconscious.

I am an artist, a writer, an editor and a thinker. I was born in Thailand. My interest in art started with watching all the colors around me. I see art every where, I love vivid colors, motion, and art with a message. I plan to spend the rest of this fabulous journey we call art always working with an open heart. Painting takes me into another world, I get lost in my work. I love researching a subject before designing the composition of a piece. There is always something clever, funny and unique about the subject and that is what I try to portray in my paintings. I specialize in abstract. My special way of painting is working with acrylic. I do enjoy a lot to combine all my works together, painting, writing, cooking, etc. I had no formal training in painting, although I went to Silapakorn, University of Art. But that was to study Archeology in the field of Thai Epigraphy. After I got M.A. degree from Silapakorn University. I also studied at Leiden University in The Netherlands. Unfortunately I could not finish my study as I expected. Something happened meanwhile that was changing my destiny totally. I learned more subjects from the streets that I could not learn in the University. Somebody called "University of life!" I think I am enrolled in this famous university without knowing. Perhaps these experiences in life, helped me to create all my works.


  • Publiek from 01-10-2020 23:33 till 30-11-2020 23:34
  • Jury from 29-09-2020 15:21 till 01-11-2020 15:22

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