Emptiness has evolved from young adults leaving the area for larger cities, in search of work opportunities. What’s left amidst the lonely landscapes are two extremes — the very young and old. Esarn is also where Thailand’s bulk of rice is grown; a job left for the aged… full of uncertainty due to the area’s vulnerability to droughts. […] Through photographic documentation, Lonely Land depicts aspects of Northeastern Thailand often forgotten.
You don’t wanna miss this if you’re in Bangkok. Take exit No. 2 from BTS’ Thong Lor Station, head northeast towards 49 Sukumvit Rd. The walk around the gallery’s neighborhood itself is as rewarding as the exhibits.