Studio 88, the brainchild of Thai arts manager Sasiwimon Wongjarin (Aom) and Australian writer Claire Rosslyn Wilson, provides services for artists, cultural organisations, educators, and creatives at heart. Below is a list of Studio 88’s paid services. Every project is different, so get in touch and we can have a chat about what best works for you.
A native of Doi Saket, on the outskirts of Chiang Mai, Aom has more than 20 years of international cultural management experience, which she combines with a deep understanding of the local context. Aom can help connect artists, find the right place for your next exhibition, facilitate international collaborations and more. She specialises in connecting Thai and international artists, so if you’re an artist with a project you’d like to do in Chiang Mai and its surrounds, get in touch with Aom to see how she can help.
Are you new to Chiang Mai? Do you want to know who are the artists to watch in this growing cultural hub? Aom has her finger on the pulse of the local Chiang Mai cultural scene and is an expert at putting together itineraries. Get in touch with your general ideas and Aom will whip you up a personalised tour.
Writing and editing
As a writer and editor, Claire has worked with international cultural journal such as ASEF Culture360, Atlas of the Future, Art Radar Asia and more. She provides specialist editing services for artists, creatives and cultural organisations, and specialises in editing those who don’t have English as their first language. Get in touch if you have a grant application, website copy or other words that need to really shine.
International study tours
If you’re a tertiary education institution looking for a place to base your international study tour (especially in the area of arts and culture), look no further than Studio 88 Artist Residency. With 10 self-contained bungalows (that can sleep one or two people), Studio 88 is located on the outskirts of Chiang Mai, the UNESCO Creative City for Crafts and Folk Art. With cutting edge spaces like MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum, the city’s creative sector is growing each year. But not only can Studio 88 provide the space, Thai cultural manager Aom can also help to create a programme that’s right for you; whether that’s curating and organising artist studio visits, finding a local artist or facilitator for creative exchanges, or developing excursions further afield. Get in touch to find out more about our packages.
Read more about Aom and Claire’s experience in international cultural management.
Image: Aom talking with international fashion consultant Alison Welsh. Image courtesy of The Cloud magazine.