Pongpan Suriyapat earned M.Sc. in Applied Information Technology with a Specialization in Art and Technology at Chalmers University of Technology in Göteborg, Sweden in 2007. In 2019, he was awarded CAS Curating from Zurich University of the Arts (Zürcher Hochschule der Künste) in Switzerland.
Suriyapat was a head of design at Advertima AG, St.Gallen, Switzerland. He is also a visiting lecturer at various universities including King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, Thammasat University, Rajamangala University, and Silpakorn University in Thailand.
With his specialty in design and innovation, Pongpan earned several awards including the Red Dot Design Award with Communication Design In Collaboration with Dilussion Inc. in South Korea in November 2016, MAAT (Media Agency Association of Thailand) Award Best Use of Out of Home Media (Johnson and Johnson’s) in February 2016, 123RF Contest Winner at Amusing Insects in September 2013, and Awardee of IT University Scholarship for the Exhibition in Interactive Art and installation: “Play, Enjoy” exhibited in Mok-A Museum: Gyeonggi-do in South Korea in June 2005.
Moreover, he has completed both national and international projects. For example, Kinetic Art Installation AIS Flagship Store at Central Westgate in Bangkok (2017), Happy Farming Agriculture Exhibition at the National Science Museum in Bangkok (2017), and Anti-Drug Exhibition at the National Science Museum in Bangkok (2017). For international projects, there are Interactive Way-finding / Personas Tracking Raiffeisenbank in St. Gallen, Switzerland (2017), Christmas Campaign, Interactive game with Kinect / Personas Tracking Westside Shopping Center in Bern, Switzerland (2016), and Kinetic Art Installation (Split Flap Display x 144 Modules) JTBC at Digital Media City in Seoul, South Korea (2015).