ABOUT

2CHOEY is an artist working on illustration and painting. He was born in Korat, Thailand, currently living in Melbourne, Australia. He studied in the faculty of architecture in Chulalongkorn University. After graduated, he began his career as an art director in advertising agencies then he became a full time artist since 2015.

His works are influenced by Asian and pop culture, social media and the environment. His signature characters are developed by hands and fingers. It is called Fingy Head. The Fingy Heads idea came from he have always drew hands in free time like an escape place for relaxing from his work. Then he brought the escape place into his works again and now he is working like playing all the time. He is open to collaboration and commissions. If you would like to get in contact regarding any projects or enquiries please get in touch at : 2choey.studio@gmail.com

EDUCATION

2006-2010 B.U.P., Urban Architecture, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

13 Dec – 23 Dec – Homeward Found, Vs. Gallery + Studios, Melbourne, Australia

12 Dec – 23 Dec – 12×12, The Stockroom Gallery,  Melbourne, Australia

2018 Small!, Fortyfivedownstairs, Melbourne, Australia

2018 Unofficial Collaboration 2.0, The Stockroom, Melbourne, Australia

2018 ‘Offensive Art? – Art as a vehicle for provocation and change’, Brunswick Street Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

2017 UNKNOWN ASIA Art Exchange Osaka, Herbis Hall, Osaka, Japan

2017 Parp-Pim2 Bangkok Printmaking, Kalwit Studio & Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

2017 EARTH WATER FOREST AIR: the Royal Inspiration, Bangkok Art and Culture Centre, 7th Floor, Bangkok, Thailand

2017 Freitag Second Life Canvas, Freitag Store by Pronto, Bangkok, Thailand

2017 Toynado2 Never Alone in The Universe, GOJA Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

2017 Art Director for Cities of the Next Century ARCH Chula Expo 2017, Faculty of Architecture Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand

2016 Asia Illustrations Collections Art Exhibition 2016, Taichung Cultural and Creative Industries Park, Taichung, Taiwan

2016 Paint the Sky with Amazing Thailand, Central World Department Store, Bangkok, Thailand

2015 Parp-Pim Mini Prints Project, Kalwit Studio & Gallery, Bangkok, Thailand

2012 Why Ride? Bicycle Poster Exhibition, Siam Discovery Department Store, Bangkok, Thailand

AWARDS

2016 Winner, Paint the Sky with Amazing Thailand (Amazing Thailand–Amazing Destination), AirAsia Airline

2016 1st Runner-Up, Paint the Sky with Amazing Thailand (Amazing Thailand–Amazing Culture), AirAsia Airline

2016 Honorary Mention Prize, the Asia Illustrations Collections 2016

2016 Winner, PAWS Cat Sneakers Contest, Kraftka

2013 Winner, Creative Advertising The Thought Workshop 2013, NudeJEHCo.,Ltd.

2012 Honorary Mention Prize, LEO the T-Shirt Project, Leo Beer

2011 Honorary Mention Prize,Visit Japan Photo Contest, Japan Tour Center

SELECTED CLIENTS

Bangkok Art and Culture Centre | Flatbush Zombies | Freitag | GREYnJ United | Kasikorn Bank | Nudie Jeans | PTT | Taste Clothing

All images © 2CHOEY unless otherwise noted. If you share, please provide credit by including 2CHOEY’s name and a link to this website.