Sriwanichpoom, Manit b.1961 / Pink Men vs. Pink Buddha
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Pink Man is a product and manifestation of the consumerism that Thai people practise nowadays. He’s self-centred, self-important, selfish, self… He’s the opposite of Lord Buddha’s teachings. He comes to me when I need him to act in my photography, like Superman or Batman coming to the rescue. 
(Manit Sriwanichpoom)

Manit Sriwanichpoom (b.1961, Thailand)

Pink Men vs. Pink Buddha, 2007

Mixed media: acrylic, resin, metal, wood, glass and 4 florescent lights
Edition: Unique installation comprised of 10 pink men (ed 6-15/100) + Unique Buddha statue
Approx.: 100 x 220 x 60 cm.
Approx.: 39 3/8 x 86 5/8 x 23 5/8 in.
Provenance:
Yavuz Fine Art Gallery, Singapore  Current Location:
Hong Kong - S InstallationSouth Asia

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