Kyaw Thu has been interested in art since he was young, He stopped his education at level 9, to study art. Then he moved to Mae Sot, Thailand to work at Gem Stones Factory.
He paints after he gets home from work. He has living in Mae Sot since 1996. He is married and has a daughter.
He became a member of Borderline in the summer of 2005. The Anniversary Exhibition at the Borderline was the first showing of his work. He is looking for more opportunities to exhibit his art.
“I respect all, say thanks to all” says Kyaw Thu.
Kyaw Thu factfile
|Studied under:||Nay Thit|
|Education:||9th Standard High School|
|Occupation:||Artist, Pain Son Gemstone Picture Co Ltd|
|Favorite Medium:||Charcoal, Watercolour|
|Exhibitions:||’Anniversary’, August 2005, Borderline Gallery,
‘Homa Dema’, October 1-31, 2005, Vidya Gallery, Seattle USA
‘Here & There’, Oct. 11-29, 2005, Pendulum Gallery, Vanc. Canada