Kyaw Thu Bio


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

Membership:Borderline Gallery

Born: 1969, Mawlamyine
Started: 2000
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



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