1967 Born in Wiang Pa Pao, Chiang Rai, North-Thailand1995 Came to The Netherlands for his study of the arts2001 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Academy of Arts, Utrecht, Netherlands2003 Master of Fine Arts, Dutch Art Institute, Enschede, Netherlands
Somsak was born in a small village in Northern-Thailand amidst anoverwhelming nature and rich culture both filled with warm colours. Asa child Somsak helped the neighbouring craftsmen with woodcarving fordecoration of houses. At school appeared his talent for drawing with asharp eye for details and character of beings.At the age of 28 he came to the Netherlands to study Art. SomsakChaituch got a Bachelor degree at the Arts Academy Utrecht andbecame a Master of Fine Arts at the Dutch Art Institute of TwenteUniversity. Today he works in his workshop with gallery in theNetherlands.
Chaituch had many solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museumsin Brasil, France, Italy, Netherlands, South Korea, Spain, UK and the USA.His works are found in the permanent collection of The HaegeumgangTheme Museum (South Korea) and in many private collections. SomsakChaituch received several national and international awards fromacademies and curators throughout Europe.