The Complete book of Thawan Duchanee drawing. It contains drawings those have never been seen by anyone. The book contains 196 pages, size 33.0 x 24.5 cm. For more than 5 decades, Master Thawan Duchanee had engrossed himself in continuously creating art and priceless paintings— both drawings and oil paintings— with his exceptional artistry and boundless imagination which led to uniqueness of his works of art. Anyone sees his works, he/she will immediately realize that these works belong to Master Thawan Dachanee because their style and context reflect the evolution, the cogitative process, and the human path of life in the globalization which its complexity has multiplied day by day realistically, profoundly, and gracefully. Sometimes, the reflection becomes vehemently according to the power conveyed in brush strokes.
Thawan Duchanee was born on 27 September 1939 in the province of Chiang Rai, Thailand. He graduate with a B.A. (Hons) from the faculty of Painting and Sculture, Silpakorn University (Famous Art University in Thailand). In 2001, Thawan was awarded the Art and Culture Prize by Fukuoka Asian Culture Prize Comittee. He Spent more than 35 years building a musuem in his hometown. The museum houses a large variety of folk arts, past and present. Its Educational Value is enormous, providing a place for learning for younger generations.