Verapat Sitipol Biography
Born 1980, Bangkok Thailand – Lives and works in Bangkok, Thailand
Verapat Sitipol is a Thai artist who was born in 1980. In 2004, Verapat graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in painting from Silpakorn University of Thailand. He obtained a Masters in Fine Arts (MFA) in painting at Visva-Bharati University in Santiniketan, India in 2006.
His first solo exhibition “The Image of Land” was in 2004 at Academy of Fine Art in Kolkata, India. In the same year his group exhibition “National Exhibition of Art 49th” was at the National Gallery in Bangkok, Thailand. Since then, Verapat has exhibited several times individually and collectively.
The artist’s abstract paintings explore the powerful relationship between line and color. He feels that the symbolic exchange between the realistic and the artistic opens many channels for inspiration within his artwork. He has exhibited worldwide for over 15 years. He lives and works in Kanchanaburi, Thailand.