Bangkok Art Biennale 2022

โกลาหล : สงบสุข

Apply for Open Call Program
1 - 30 November 2021

Application Deadline: Nov 30, 2021, 23:59 pm, Indo-China time (GMT +7)
The panel will review only 300 applicants on a first-come-first-serve basis. Once reaching 300 applications, the system will automatically close. Once you have submitted you will not be able to amend the application. We suggest the applicant review the criteria and prepare your info. in advance before applying.

ปิดรับสมัคร: 30 พ.ย. 2564 ณ 23:59 น. เวลาไทย (GMT +7)
คณะกรรมการจะพิจารณา 300 ใบสมัครเท่านั้นตามลำดับของผู้ที่กดสมัครก่อน เมื่อมีผู้สมัครเต็มจำนวน 300 ท่านแล้ว ระบบจะปิดตัวอัตโนมัติ เมื่อคุณกรอกใบสมัครแล้ว คุณจะไม่สามารถกดกลับมาแก้ไขใบสมัครได้อีก จึงขอให้ผู้สมัครอ่านและเตรียมข้อมูลให้พร้อมก่อนที่จะกรอกใบสมัคร

How to Apply
Selection Process & Criteria
Learn more about the theme

How to Apply

Deadline: 30 November 2021, 23:59 pm (Indo-China GMT+7)

All applications must be submitted through this form only. We are unable to accept nor review paper submissions or email submissions.

Only 1 application per 1 artist / collective.

Once submitted, you will not be able to come back and amend your applications. Please do not duplicate your submission.

We limit to accepting 300 applications on a first-come-first-serve basis

In the form, you will be asked to provide:

  1. General and contact info
  2. Bio (400 words)
  3. A single pdf (limit 15 MB) which combines:
    - CV
    - Portfolio
    - Proposal for BAB 2022 (optional)
    Can be about 1,000 words or accompanied images or sketches

You may be requested to conduct a Zoom meeting with the panel.

Failure to submit required info or attend the Zoom meeting (if requested) will result in forfeiting the application.

Please note Covid-situation in the region may affect some circumstances.

For questions, please first read all provided info carefully or refer to this factsheet (link:). If you have further questions please email

Selection Process & Criteria

Any applicants above the age of 18 are eligible.

There is no limit to the format or medium of the artworks or practices.

The curatorial panel will review all applications. We will reach out to selected candidates only.

Selected Open Call artists will have the chance to propose new projects or exhibit existing works on-site and/or online depending on the discussion with the panel. A modest honorarium will be provided. Other expenses such as logistics and production budget will be partially or fully supported depending on the scale and feasibility of the project.

Criteria that we take in considerations includes: Relevancy of the works and practice to contemporary time and context; its response to BAB 2022 theme “Chaos & Calm”; feasibility of the project considering both budget and timeline; and flexibility of the project in adapting to Covid situation when required