Thu Myat – S.E.A. Focus

Thu Myat

Myanmar / Intersections

Born in 1986 in Yangon, Thu Myat has a B.A. in Business Management as well as a Diploma in Multimedia. He is the co-founder of Plus Ka Gyia company that specialises in graphic design.

A member of the OKP Crew, he has been at the forefront of Myanmar’s urban and street art – especially as the organiser of Rendezvous: South East Asia Urban Art Event.

He has participated in numerous exhibitions, including several group shows at New Zero Art Space and Lawkanat Gallery in Yangon. He also participated in the exhibition Urbane at Folklore-Kunstraum in Innsbruck, Austria, 2013. In 2017, he was commissioned to create a giant mural painting on the Myaynigone Flyover in Yangon.  In the same year, he was also commissioned to create a giant mural painting on the Myaynigone Flyover in Yangon.

His first exhibition in Singapore “Myanmar New Wave, pop art revisited” took place in October 2017.