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April’s Exhibitions, Events and Collectables
Asia’s premier arts and antiques centre

Grand Auction

It’s finally here! Hope you got your reserve bids registered during the preview!
The masterpiece of the day is a rare “Chakri” tea set, intricately decorated with
a design of daisies and scrolling foliage, placed on a metal tray carved and pierced
with the Royal Emblem of Prince Siriraj Kakudhabhand, the son of King Chulalongkorn
and Queen Saovabha Phongsri. If you’re interested in putting in your reserve bid,
the preview period runs from March 19 to April 6. To learn more about the
Grand Auction, click here.
Check out e-catalog for the upcoming Grand Auction click here

April 7 at 12:30PM – 4PM, 4th floor, RCB Auction, River City Bangkok

Somrom Exhibition (Jewelry Design)

There’s even more impressive student work this month at River City Bangkok!
The students from Metalwork and Jewelry Program, Pohchang Academy of Arts, RMUTR will reveal their amazing jewelry pieces made for their thesis studies. Each piece is a beautiful example of how metal can unite jewelry. The opening event is on April 28th
at 1PM with a fashion show by the students. For more details, click here.

April 27 – May 2 at 10am – 8pm, 1st Floor, RCB Artery, River City Bangkok.

Khanesha Art Exhibition: The Colors of Faith

The owner of The Khanesha Gallery, Phongsiri Wongcharoenchaichana, is bringing his love of Ganesha, the elephant-headed god in Hinduism to the RCB Galleria. The exhibition will showcase paintings and sculptures from various artists all based on the Hindu god. There will also be souvenirs for sale at the event to bring Ganesha home. Part of revenue from the event will be donated to “Friends in Need (of “Pa”) Volunteers Foundation of the Thai Red Cross. For more details, click here.

April 11-29 at 10am – 8pm, 2nd Floor, RCB Galleria, River City Bangkok

Esan Ensemble Music Concert: The Charm of Esan

Since April is dedicated to celebrating Thai culture, River City Bangkok wanted to
showcase the importance of Thai culture in music. The concert is an arrangement of local Thai Esan musicians with their traditional instruments and more contemporary instruments like the bass guitar. For more details about the concert, click here.

April 20 at 5pm, 1st Floor, RCB Artery, River City Bangkok. (Free Admission)

rivercitybangkok FOO DOGS
Dimensions: 56cm x 50cm
Origins: Vietnamese/Vietnam
Classification: Deco
Store name: Agate
Room No. 355-356
Contact details: [email protected] / 02-237-7608

rivercitybangkok Vase by Hamada Shoji, designated a Living National Treasure of Japan for modern ceramics.
Dimensions: 11cm x 20cm
Classification: Deco
Shop name: Shibui
Room No. 409-410
Contact details: [email protected] / 02-237-7608

rivercitybangkok Bone Beads,Yellow Roman glass, Blue Roman glass
Origins: Pakistan and Afghanistan region
Classification: Antique
Store name: Uddiyana Art
Room No. 322
Contact details: [email protected] / 02-237-7608

Charoenkrung Road, Soi 24
ศูนย์การค้าริเวอร์ซิตี้ แบงค๊อก
ถนนเจริญกรุง ซอย 24
From 10.00 AM
(+66) 2 237 7608
[email protected]
Free Shuttle Boat From Sathorn Pier 5 minutes by taxi from Saphan Taksin BTS
or Hua Lamphong MRT

Source: https://expatlifeinthailand.com/news-and-event/river-city-bangkok-event-calendar-april-2018/