A series of photographs which questions the luxury of new high-rise buildings which are mushrooming all over Bangkok, and the tough lives of the workers who build them. The project is realized by juxtaposing advertising imagery, especially luxurious interiors, with photographs of the destitute shelters of workers' temporary homes.
What was your BA thesis topic?
High-Rise Buildings, Low-Rise Builders?, Photography
What did you do after graduating from CommDe?
After graduating I worked in freelance graphic design and photography.
What are you doing now?
I am mostly working as a graphic designer for now.
What is your preferred focus in the future?
I want to be a photographer so am planning to study this medium more.
Three words that describe CommDe.
Panasann Pattanakulchai was born in Bangkok and now works as a freelancer graphic designer and photography. His work explores boundaries between documentary and conceptual photography.