“Localism” Mural for Color of Charoenkrung Project

“LOCALISM” is our design contribution for "Color of Charoenkrung: Bring Back Colorful Life To The City", a project from the CEA(Creative Economy Agency) Vaccine campaign to help local artists and designers effected by COVID-19.


Charoenkrung is an old venerable area that interweaving the local life, traditional culture, and contemporary art together. Nowadays people with a new vision or new generation have more impact and participate in terms of developing areas into a creativity district which might make us forget about a simple unique local lives, trading business, or even a traditional culture that forms Charoenkrung as a particular area.


This work “LOCALISM” is a mural graphic that reminding people of the charm and way of lives in Charoenkrung by looking through the modern typography into iconic motifs around the district. The QR code in the design leads to an Augmented Reality motion graphics that reveal the hidden structure under the bold typography.


Technique : Vector Graphic / Custom Typography / Motion Graphic / AR (Augmented Reality) 
Size : 3 m x 2.7 m

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TNOP is a Bangkok-based graphic design studio that focuses on creating a perfect balance between art and design. Founded in Chicago in 2005 by Tnop Wangsillapakun, AGI member.


We believes that a sharp design is about the critical balance of conceptual work and craftsmanship. Our philosophy is to create a unique design that can represent client's culture through distinct contemporary executions, materials and techniques. We have worked with a wide range of clients from globals brands like Corbis Images, Nike, Coca-Cola, or IRENA(International Renewable Energy Agency) to a local businesses like Mitea, a tea shop in Chicago or Alongkorn, a high-level bespoke suit shop in Bangkok.


Our studio has won many awards and are featured in many books and renowned magazines around the world. We have always been active in the Thai design community by given lectures and conducted workshops as well as collaborated in art and design exhibitions from time to time.

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639/18 Soi Ladprao 5,
Chompol, Chatuchak,
Bangkok, Thailand 10900


Transportation Options


1. Personal Car
Parking spaces around our studio is shared with neighbors and are limited.
Although the nearest parking lot is at Big C Extra(with some fee) and then walk about 100 meters to our studio.

2. Public Transportation
BTS Ha Yaek Lat Phrao station - exit 5
or MRT Paholyothin station - exit 5

The stations above are at a walkable distance(650 meters).

Or if you would like, there is a motorbike service and bus stop near Lat Phrao Soi 1

The motorbike service costs 25 baht to our studio(Lat Phrao Soi 5)

And the buses (you could take any from there) cost 10 baht to 'Promphan House' stop
or 'Big C Extra' stop if you didn't make it. Then walk toward Lat Phrao Soi 5


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