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SIAMESE HERITAGE TRUST

by the Siam Society under Royal Patronage

Past Events

2017

April Submitting the “Cultural Resource Management Bill” to the Government

2016

18 OctMOU signing ceremony with The National Trust for Cultural Heritage of Korea in Seoul
13-20 OctStudy trip to visit Cultural Heritage of South Korea
25 JunSeminar & Training on “Master plan and municipal law as a tool for preventing cultural heritage from inappropriate development”
28 MaySeminar & Training on “Responsibility and Rights on Cultural Heritage Sites”
8 AprSHTC was interviewed by a TPBS columnist about PomMahakan Fort Community
26 MarSeminar & Training on “Using Law to Suppress the Destruction of Cultural Heritage
13 FebCo-organized panel discussion on “How to live with granddad’s heritage?” as a part of Bangkok Edge Festival, initiated by Khunying Narisa Chakrabongse

2015

23 DecCo-organized a public forum to support insertion of cultural agenda into the new constitution with Cultural Heritage Alliance at BACC
11 DecA visit of The National Trust for Cultural Heritage of Korea
9 DecSHT agreed with the recommendation proposal to improve cultural section in the draft constitution, developed by Cultural Heritage Alliance and proposed to the Constitution Drafting Commission
19 NovA press conference on the submission of anopen letter to Prime Minister, asking to review the project of “ The Promenade Development on Chao Phraya River” by the Siam Society together with Cultural Heritage Alliance
26 Oct Co-producing a TV program of TPBS “24 Hours: โลกเปลี่ยนต้อง เปลี่ยนโลก” ตอนจินตนาการใหม่กรุงเทพฯ
16 Oct Submit the petition to Prime Minister, asking to reconsider the project of“Promenade Development on Chao Phraya River”
26 Sep Visit Penang Heritage Trust
24-27 SepStudy trip: Tracing the Tale of Two Historic Towns: Songkhla – Penang
21-23 AugStudy trip: Communities’ Way of Life on Thailand’s Eastern Gateway Chantaburi – Trat
11 AugExperts meeting on “Promenade Development on Chao Phraya River”
17 FebEstablishment of the committee on “The Cultural Heritage Bill”
12 FebA visit to The Fine ArtsDepartment to develop a mutual understanding about the establishment of “National Cultural Heritage Trust of Thailand”
26 JanBy request of the Senate Sub-committee for Religion, Art, Culture, and Tourism, SHTC attended to their meeting to present the idea of establishing “National Cultural Heritage Trust of Thailand”.
9 JanSubmitting the draft proposal for establishment of “National Cultural Heritage Trust of Thailand”to Dr. WissanuKrea-Ngam, Deputy Prime Minister

2014

13 NovCo-organized a public forum on “Art and Culture Network meets Members of The National Reform Council” with BACC and Cultural Heritage Alliance and the Foundation for Promoting Public Art and Culture at Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.
29 AugSubmitting the recommendation proposal for “Strengthening and Developing the Law of Cultural Heritage”toNational Council for Peaceand Order
20 AugCo-organized a public forum “Reforming Cultural Work” with CulturalHeritage Alliance at BACC
JulyStarted the project “Strengthening and Developing the Law of Cultural Heritage” to make heritage law a powerful component of the total Thai heritage conservation movement, and to identify and promote ways to strengthen heritage laws and regulations through the political process.
7 Jun Sketching TaladNoi Cultural Heritage
3 AprCo-organized a Round Table Talk on “Preserve Bangkok’s Root - Why and How?” with Cultural Heritage Alliance at Impact Challenger, MuangthongThani”
1 JanBecome member of International National Trust Organization (INTO)
2014Study about Cultural Heritage Trust

2013

19 SepPanel discussion on “Heritage of the Provinces: The Conservation Path”
27-28 Jul Study trip to Lopburi
10 JulPanel discussion on “Uses and Abuses of History in Thai Heritage Conservation”
13 JunCo-organized a seminar on “Asia Conserved: Sharing Regional Best Practice from the UNESCO Heritage Awards” with UNESCO Bangkok
26 MarLecture and book launch “Protecting Siam’s heritage” by Piriya Krairiksh
20 Mar Panel discussion on “Saving Bangkok’s Historic Heart”
9 Mar Study trip to Hua-Hin
28 FebSHT was invited to joined the Working Committee on Krung Rattanakorin Adjacent Area Development and Conservation
27 FebCo-organized panel discussion on “Revive Bangkok’s Root” with Cultural Heritage Alliance at BACC

2012

1 DecStudy trip to Amphawa
27 OctSketching Workshop + outdoor practice in Yaowarat
20 AugSubmitting a petition to Bangkok Governor, asking to reconsider the Draft Bangkok Master Plan which allow intensive development in historicquarter adjacent to Rattanakosin Zone
9 AugJoined a panel on the topic of “Tearing down old towns, where would our roots be?”, conducted by The National Human Rights Commission of Thailand
28 JulStudy trip to visit The Crown Property Bureau’s Heritage Conservation II
14 JulStudy trip to visit The Crown Property Bureau’s Heritage Conservation I
21 MarPanel discussion on “Thailand’s Buddhist Cultural Heritage: The Preservation Challenge”
25 FebStudy trip to Three Remarkable Mosques in Thonburi”
17 JanPanel discussion on “Tourism and Heritage: A Tense Relationship”

2011

23 NovPanel discussion on “Mosque: Mirroring Home of the 'Thai' Heart”
24 SepVisit to Klongsan neighborhood (Part 2 conducted in English)
21 SepPanel discussion on “Ayutthaya: Heritage Site in Danger”
23 JulStudy trip to Klongsan neighborhood (Part 1 conducted in Thai)
21 JulPanel discussion on “Thai Museums: Realizing the Potential”
4 JunStudy trip to Kadeecheen neighborhood
27 MayPanel discussion on “Krung Rattanakosin: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow”
24 MayLecture on “Siamese Heritage Protection: Krung Rattanakosin” by WorrasitTantinipankul