about atai

The Australian Thai Artist Interchange (ATAI) was founded in July 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.

ATAI endeavors to enhance cross-cultural exchange, awareness and appreciation of art and culture between Thais and Australians and to increase awareness of the synergies that exist between our two cultures.



-To develop connections and collaborations between Australian and Thai Artist communities and the wider public.
- To contribute to the contemporary art discourse between Australia and Thailand.
- To increase awareness of the synergies that exists between Australian culture and Thai culture.
- To educate the wider Australian community about contemporary Thai art and culture
- To support and promote Thai artists who are currently living in Australia.
- To encourage Australian artists to consider the opportunities of developing their work in Thailand.
- To build upon past activities, exchanges and awareness between the Thai community and the Australian community in Australia and Thailand.