WAAN PITHANSOMBAT BOOTH
Director, MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum (Chiang Mai)
Waan Pithansombat Booth has a dynamic creative background, along with a wide range of cultural interests. Her expertise in sourcing local Thai art and crafts from diff erent parts of Thailand aids her greatly in her role as creative designer for the Thai-made section of the Siwilai Concept Store, as well as director of MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum in Chiang Mai. Waan also has plans to launch the ‘Art of Spiritual Wellness’ as part of the museum’s educational programme, as she is passionate about discovering various forms of healing therapies through the context of contemporary art — which brings mutual benefits to therapists and participants.