SOAS University of London

Centre of South East Asian Studies

Decoding Southeast Asian Art: Studies in Honor of Prof. Piriya Krairiksh

Decoding Southeast Asian Art

Date: 27 June 2022Time: 2:00 PM

Finishes: 27 June 2022Time: 5:00 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre (BGLT)

Type of Event: Seminar

This CSEAS seminar features short lectures by five scholars who contributed papers in the Festschrift volume celebrating the achievements of Thailand’s most celebrated art historian, Professor Piriya Krairiksh of Thammasat University, Bangkok

  1. “The Dvāravatī Relief at Wat Suthat, Bangkok, and Its Indian Roots”
    Nicolas Revire, Thammasat University
  2. “Mon Relic Traditions: Bagan and Beyond”
    Elizabeth H. Moore, SOAS University of London
  3. “Amitābha in Angkor?”
    Peter D. Sharrock, SOAS University of London
  4. “The Enlightenment Throne and Temple Architecture in Late Ayutthaya”
    Pitchaya Soomjinda, Chiang Mai University
  5. Phra Mae Thorani: The Earth Goddess in Modern Thai Buddhism
    ML Pattaratorn Chirapravati, California State University, Sacramento


This event is free and open to public. If you would like to attend the event please register. Please register via Google Forms.

Organiser: SOAS Centre of South East Asian Studies

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