Drop a pin now! 5 Galleries in Bangkok near Subway & Sky Train

23 February 2024

1. Bangkok Art & Culture Centre (BACC) 

Bangkok Art & Culture Centre is a popular attraction among a new generation and foreigners. Located in the heart of Bangkok, this 9-story, cylindrical building is a creative space for a variety of interesting art exhibitions, covering both Thai and international artists. The BACC holds an exhibition and workshop every month. For that reason, tourists often visit the BACC art center to see intriguing exhibitions.

Address: 939, Rama I Rd., Wang Mai, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330

Location: https://maps.app.goo.gl/Kv2cnba7zfSSt9sbA 

How to get there: BTS National Stadium station (exit 3)

2. Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) 

Museum of Contemporary Art was built to commemorate the Father of Thai Modern Art (Mister Silpa Bhirasri: Corrado Feroci). The 5-story gallery exhibits many intriguing artworks of Thai artists. Each floor showcases a different theme as follows:

G floor: temporary exhibition & national artists;

2nd floor: diverse individuality of thoughts;

3rd floor: imaginative artworks & Thai contemporary art;

4th floor: Thailand’s most noted philosophers and artists;

5th floor: international contemporary art.

Address: 499, Kamphaeng Phet 6 Rd,, Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900

Location: https://maps.app.goo.gl/zgyabpMXKWrMb57R8 

How to get there: BTS Kasetsart University station and go to the gallery by bus or motorcycle.

3. Ratchadamnoen Contemporary Art Center (RCAC BKK) 

RCAC is an old building that was renovated into a 4-story gallery. The first floor consists of a temporary exhibition and auditorium hall for a seminar. The second floor consists of a library, a permanent exhibition, and contemporary art workshop hall. The third floor consists of an exhibition by Asian Cultural center. The gallery offers an interesting service named “Virtual Tour 360” for visitors to experience the past and present exhibitions. All in all, RCAC is a great place for young artists.

Address: 84 Ratchadamnoen Ave, Wat Bowon Niwet, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200

Location: https://maps.app.goo.gl/4H1yAf4wxaeK2e5v8 

How to get there: MRT Sam Yot station (exit 1)

4. Bangkok Citycity Gallery

Established in 2015, Bangkok Citycity Gallery is a minimal-styled gallery. The gallery supports all branches of art exhibition, be it paintings, performances, or sculptors. The highlight of the gallery is the temporary exhibition that circulates famous artists’ works in each month. Bangkok Citycity Gallery is a perfect place for new artists and anyone who wants to find inspiration. Apart from the exhibitions, there is a souvenir shop that sells art catalogs and artistic souvenirs.

Address: 13/3 Soi Atthakan Prasit, Thung Maha Mek, Sathon, Bangkok 10120

Location: https://maps.app.goo.gl/33Jxj7YKwbJg3UtJ6 

How to get there: MRT Lumphini (exit 2)

5. Nova Contemporary

Nova Contemporary is another interesting gallery in Bangkok. It showcases artworks of both new and veteran artists through exhibitions and a variety of activities. The exhibition’s theme changes every other month based on artists’ interest and their intention to present the artworks. In conclusion, art enthusiast will definitely fall in love with Nova Contemporary.

Address: Ground Floor of Baan Somthavil, Soi Mahadlek- Luang 3, Ratchadamri Rd., Lumphini, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330

Location: https://goo.gl/maps/AuCz2XpndNumMoKA9 

How to get there: BTS Ratchadamri station (exit 2)