“Art in Paradise (Chiang Mai)” the first Illusion Art Museum of Chiang Mai, presents Illusion Art, the painting art requiring techniques and expertise in painting on a flat surface into a "3D" and giving a sense of realistic art. In addition, the museum also offers artworks in the form that allow visitors to take part in the artworks closely (Interactive Art), where the visitors can take photos with creative imagination, emotion and postures designed to correspond with each painting according to their own preferences as if they are a part of the painting. Therefore, Art in Paradise (Chiang Mai) is where the art is understandable for everyone, and happiness and entertainment are delivered to the visitor as well.
“Art in Paradise (Chiang Mai)” was established by Jang Kyu Suk, a Korean, with creative paintings by professional painters from Korea, totaling 14 persons. More than 130 paintings inside the museum can be divided into six zones: Underwater world zone collecting various marine species, including mermaids- It is a zone where the visitors can design postures in photographing according to their own preference; Wildlife zone including painting of wildlife in various gestures; Classic art zone containing paintings of the world-class painters, brought to add more fun in form of the Art in Paradise (Chiang Mai).; There are also paintings of cities in Europe that give a feeling like being in a real place; East zone consisting of paintings of Korean, Thai and Khmer architecture; Ancient Egypt zone, where you will experience the atmosphere of desert and Pharaoh's Tomb; Surreal art and creatures millions of years ago zone collecting various paintings where the visitors can imagine for shooting independently for fun and virtual purpose.
An illusion is a sensory perception that causes a distorted or altered impression. Since illusion is not the opposite of reality, the effect of illusion one experiences is neither true nor false.
The illusion of depth in paintings and installation art are presented on two dimensional surfaces by combining a variety of art elements, special techniques and professional skills. This transforms ordinary artworks into extraordinary three-dimensional interactive environments.
Art in Paradise Chiangmai welcomes you into the world of fantastic illusion art, where you can create your own activities and be fully immersed in the interactive 3D artworks.