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Chiang Rai artist making coal portrait of HM the late King

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Rai Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park in Chiang Rai Province

Rai Mae Fah Luang Art and Cultural Park in Chiang Rai Province. Photo: Oatz.


CHIANG RAI, 6th September 2017 (NNT) – A Chiang Rai artist is expressing his loyalty and appreciation of His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej through a coal portrait.

Suwit Jaipom, a teacher of art, is creating a portrait of His Majesty the late King using only coal on a canvas measuring 2.2 meters wide by over 20 meters in length. He is currently 99 percent ready to finish the massive piece.

Full story: NNT

Reporter: Itiporn Lakarnchua
National News Bureau Of Thailand


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