Narate Kathong counts as one of Thailand’s most successful and popular contemporary artists enjoying international acclaim. 2015 saw him have yet another extremely successful solo exhibition in Zurich, Switzerland as well as being permanently represented in numerous galleries worldwide ranging from Singapore, Canada, Australia, various European countries and most recently in New Zealand.
Narate Kathong is an artist that leaves you in awe. His artworks evoke a sense of peace and tranquility.The predominant art element in his works is through the built up of thousands to millions of spots upon spots, otherwise known as Pointillism. He employs the unique self-developed splashing technique of Pointillism with using brushes and fingers to breathe life into the lush greeneries, natural parks and deep forest. The cheerful and vibrant colors of his paintings capture viewer’s attention, thereby rejuvenating and delighting the viewer. His paintings create a unique platform for the viewers to immerse into the majestic composition, as though being transported to a surreal, yet nostalgic ground.