The exhibition Contemplation – Improvisation presents abstract prinmaking by two artists from Chiang Mai; Thongchai Yukantapornpong and Kitikong Tilokwattanotai. Although each artist has different approach and technique to apply to their artworks, they both searching for a new and unique method in order to create these spectacular works.
The new woodcut technique and intaglio works show ideas, motives and the contemplating mind of the artists. The flat plates that are left with scratching marks recorded the improvisation that transmits feelings and emotions.
Even though the two printmaking techniques project two conflict characters, the difference are silently spoken through the language of printmaking in which also interestingly brought the fresh notions to this type of fine art.