「Folk Tales: Once upon a time there was a country」 2023 photo
「Mountain Tribe of Burma (Kayen/Padaung Lady)」 2022 photo
「Mountain Tribe of Burma (Naga Warrior)」 2022 photo
「Mountain Tribe of Burma (Naga Warrior 02)」 2022 photo
「Mountain Tribe of Burma (Lisu Lady)」 2022 photo
Aung Myat Htay (b.1973, Mandalay, Myanmar) is an artist and independent curator. He has been practicing bronze sculpture assisted his father since he was young.
Start art education at the state-run Fine Art school and, graduated in BFA at the University of Art & Culture in Yangon. Research and further learning by international residencies in the US, Europe, and Asia.Working as an art lecturer and he explores the potential in freedom of expression found in contemporary art. He expresses social messages with combines a contemporary senses in traditional forms. He is a founder of SOCA alternative art learning program and also known as writer and curator in Myanmar art community.
His recent Solo exhibitions are “Consciousness of Realities”(2019, Myanm/art Gallery Space, Yangon, Myanmar), “Dining-Room Opera”(2014, Rooster Gallery, New York, NY), “Calling Memory,”(2012, Koganecho Bazaar Art Festival, Yokohama, Japan).
Let’s make folk tales – from Myanmar and Osaka –
Dates: 1/28 Sat. 16.30-18.30
Facilitator: Aung Myat Htay
Venue: 3F Semba Excel Building