Lives and works in Bergen, Norway
Org. Nr. 912 248 917
Email: piyamake@hotmail.com
Member of NBK, UKS and LNM
Personal Information
Date of Birth: 28/02/1987
Place of Birth: Bangkok (Thailand)
Nationality: BE/TH


2010/2012            Master in Fine Arts, KHIB, Academy of Fine Arts, Bergen, Norway
2006/2009            Bachelors in Visual Arts, Sint-Lukas Brussels, Belgium
2004/2006            Beeldende Vorming, Sint-Lukas Kunsthumaniora, Brussels, Belgium
1999/2004            Latin and Modern Languages, Sint-Theresiacollege, Kapelle o/d bos, Belgium

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2016             (Upcoming) Galleri 3,14, Bergen, Norway
2015             (Upcoming) Trykkeriet, Bergen, Norway
2014             still, a song, Sound of Mu, Oslo
2014             Without Waiting For Her Reply (WWFHR), USF,  Bergen, Norway
2012             Geography of A, Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen, Norway
2010             Going Back From X into Minus, Martin van Blerk Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

Collaborative Projects

2014             A Conversation pt.2-4, with N. Barnett & R. Nesbitt, Sober & Lonely, Joburg (ZA)
2014             A Conversation pt.1, with N. Barnett & R. Nesbitt, Atlantic Studios, Cape Town (ZA)

Group Exibitions

2016            (Upcoming) Twofold public Installation, Barents Spectakel, Kirkenes(NO) & Nikel(RU)
2015            (Upcoming) Herfra, by J. Hestvold&B. Clementsen, Kunstnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway
2015            (Upcoming) Static Theatre: Those that have been left behind, BIT, Bergen, Norway
2013            Durative Ovelser organized by BEK, Kalfarlien 15, Bergen, Norway
2013            cooccur, prøverommet curated by Benedicte Clementsen, Knipsu, Bergen, Norway,
2012            65 Malerien, Bergenkjøtt, Bergen Norway
2012            A Ride Full of Traps, Graduation Show at Bergen Kunsthall, Norway
2012            Between the Four, F-blok Gallery, Bristol Engeland
2011            17 M.O.H exhibition, Bergenkjøtt, Bergen, Norway
2010            The Stolen Art Auction,  VZW Machine, Gent, Belgium
2010            Canvascollectie at Bozar, Brussels, Belgium
2009            Don’t Know Whether I’m Coming or Going, EEA, Beelitz Heilstatten, Germany
2009            Final Bachelor Exhibition, City Hall Schaerbeek, Brussels, Belgium


2015            If On a Winter’s Night, a Room, with C. Stefanescu, A-Works, Bergen, Norway
2014            I Love Your Manners Full of Deceit, KNIPSU, Bergen, Norway
2011            The Social Nature of Intuition, Galleri Fisk, at Tag Team and Premiss, Bergen, Norway
2011            Diffraction of the Social, Galleri Fisk, Premiss, Bergen, Norway


2015            (Upcoming) BARinternational, research for Barents Spectacle Pt.II, Kirkenes, Norway
2014            Sober and Lonely, Johannesburg, ZA
2014            BARinternational, research for Barents Spectacle Pt.I, Kirkenes, Norway
2012            Artist in residency, Stazioni Di Topolo, Topolo, Italy
2009            EEA09, European Exchange Academy, Beelitz Heilstatten. Germany


2015            UKS, Travel Funding for artistic research on New Schools
2014            Bergen Kommune, International Exchange, A Conversation, the Pilot Edition
2014            NBK, Projectfunding, If On a Winter’s Night, a Room
2014            OCA, international support for A Conversation, the Pilot Edition
2014            Bergen Kommune, Profesjonelle kunst- og kulturtiltak – Elektronisk Kunst, WWFHR
2014            NBK, Vederlagsfond, One year working grant
2014            Bergen Kommune, Rask Response, I Love Your Manners Full of Deceit
2013            Arts Council Norway, Kunst og Ny Teknologi, WWFHR
2013            Bergen Kommune, Rask Response, Without Waiting for Her Reply(WWFHR)
2013            NBK, Vederlagsfond, one year working grant
2013/2015   Bergen Kommune, studio for newly established artist, Kunstnerverksted Cs55
2013/2014   Arts Council Norway, Aspirant position at BEK


2015            (Ongoing) Guest teacher, When Things Cast No Shadows, KHIB, Bergen Norway
2014            Assistant Professor, Fine Arts, KHIB, Bergen Norway
2014            Guest Advisor / Critics’s Round on the EEA14-G, Beelitz Heilstatten, Germany
2014            Guest teacher, Writing in Space-Spectatorship in Installations, KHIB, Bergen Norway
2014            Guest teacher at NTNU/KIT, Trondheim, Norway
2013            Guest teacher, Karusell: Introduction to painting, KHIB, Bergen Norway
2013            Guest teacher: Scale and its Unfolding (On Process), KHIB, Bergen, Norway
2012            Guest teacher: Painting on Paper, KHIB, Bergen, Norway

Relevant Work

2015            (Upcoming) Video mixing for Static Theatre, BIT, Bergen, Norway
2014            (Ongoing) writing Ebook pilot series for BEK, Bergen, Norway
2013            Assistant for fellowship researcher Ellen Røed, Galleri 3,14, Bergen, Norway
2013            Aspirant, One year internship at BEK, Bergen, Norway
2012            Assistant at BEK, Bergen Center for Elektronic Art, Bergen, Norway
2012            Technical assistant for Real Life Stories, Stenersen Kunst Museum, Bergen, Norway
2012            Assistant for Sol LeWitt retrospective at Museum ‘M’, Leuven, Belgium
2012            Co-coordinator of the Master Seminar, In-between Spaces, landmark, Bergen, Norway
2012            Organizing Monday Reading Group, KHIB, Bergen Norway
2011            Assistant for fellowship researcher Patrick Entian, Rom8, Bergen, Norway
2011            Assistant for Sarah Morris commissioned work at the Gulatin building, Bergen, Norway
2011            Co-coordinating between KHIB, Bergen & Norway and EEA, Beelitz, Germany
2011            Co-coordinator Lectures: Materialized<=>Dematerialized, KHIB, Bergen, Norway
2011            Assistant for fellowship researcher Patrick Entian, KHIB, Bergen, Norway
2011            Manager of student run Galleri Fisk, Bergen Norway


2014             On Affordances (or What Archives Cannot Do) for Grafters’ Quarterly Issue 2
2014             Inclined Towards… contribution for Galleri 3,14 Twenty-Fifth Years Anniversary
2014             I Love Your Manners Full of Deceit, Introduction to compendium, for Apis Press
2013             A Malaise in the Making, commission for B-open, reflections on Bergen Assembly
2013             Writing and Indifference, Bergen, Norway (Featured artist)
2012             Contribution to exhibition catalog, Odds, Odda, Norway
2011             ROV Magazine, Norway, Issue 3 (Featured artist)
2011             Mopp # 4: Fjernt, Oslo, Norway, (Featured artist)
2011             Contribution to exhibition catalogue, Ut I Min Hage, Harstad, Norway

Media / Reviews

2015            Vil skape samarbeid og nye opplevelser, Eva S. Johansen, Nordnesrepublikken
2014            Tar Tiden Tilbake, Birgitte Wisur Olden,Sør-Varenger Avisen
2014            Natt og Dag, Bergen April 2014
2012           ‘A ride full of traps’ Bergen National Academy of the Arts, catalogue
2010            De Standaard, nr. 110, Jan Hoet Keurt de Canvas Collectie by Veerle Beel

1 comment
  1. Hey Piya, is die schilderijeninstallatie van mei 2012 in België te zien of zit ze nog in Noorwegen?
    Fik VG

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