Talentless royals

14 12 2013

Readers might not be interested in yet another piece of royal nonsense at a place that is meant to be about art.

The Nation reports that the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre has a display of a royals travel snaps on display. They don’t deserve the label “art,” so we assume that posterior polishing is considered “culture.” Sirindhorn snap

While normal people put there travel snaps at media sharing sites, the royalist bottom buffers at the BACA seem to think that those who travel far, often at taxpayer expense, deserve a display even if the snaps have no merit other than being from a princess.Sirindhorn's snap of a cat

The lack of artistic merit in Princess Sirindhorn’s “work” is clear in the two examples here. They are little different to the infantile stuff usually posted at Facebook by 13 year-olds.


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30 03 2018
Art and the monarchy | Political Prisoners in Thailand

[…] Usually, when art and monarchy are linked in Thailand it is to heap false praise on the (now dead) King Bhumibol for his average painting or to regard Princess Sirindhorn’s childish scrawls and photos as great art. […]

30 03 2018
Art and the monarchy | Political Prisoners of Thailand

[…] Usually, when art and monarchy are linked in Thailand it is to heap false praise on the (now dead) King Bhumibol for his average painting or to regard Princess Sirindhorn’s childish scrawls and photos as great art. […]




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