CHIRTSAK PHAIJITSATTAYA – (Born in 1957) – Thai Artist
Chirtsak loves art since childhood but had no opportunity to practice it. In 1976, Chirtsak goes to Bangkok to continue his studies. He enrolled in law school to become a lawyer. During his university studies, his old friend had invited to perform by chance, his first work of art in paper mache. It was then that Chirtsak discovers his artistic talent in sculpture.Around 2001, he became professor of sculpture at Wangklaikangwon Industrial and Community College, thanks to his determination,dedication, and time investment. Also in 2001, He taught about paper mache at Klai Kungwon Palace. Moreover, he was granted medal by King Bhumiphol. In 2010, he returned to Bangkok to pursue his artistic adventure and joined in 2011 PAJ Art Studio to work with the French visual artist Arnaud Nazare-Aga. Since then Chirtsak works in that art studio, well known in realization of painted resin sculptures, as Chief Sculptor and Art Project Supervisor, where he works on different projects with Arnaud or on his own project.
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