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A large sculpture outside the Art & Culture centre in downtown Bangkok. About 2.3m tall and made of metal.

She displays two aspects of Thai culture, dark and light, famous and infamous, noble and corrupt. Is she beckoning because she means to feed on you – the enlightened or degraded tourist, or is she pleading for your help in dealing with the pain of her conflict and the struggle between the two roles?

 

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From the collection – ‘Siam 7: Echo’

Yargo InLine


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