On 2 August 2016, Mr. Anan Chuchot, the Director General of the Department of Fine Arts and delegation, met with H.E. Ambassador Bansarn Bunnag to exchange views and opinions on the exhibition to celebrate the 130 Years of Japan-Thailand Diplomatic Relations, which the Department of Fine Arts, in cooperation with the Kyushu National Museum, will hold between 10 April - 10 June 2017 at the Kyushu National Museum and again between 10 July - 3 September 2017 at the Tokyo National Museum. Artifacts and antiques from Thailand will be exhibited in this event. In addition, this exhibition will also be held at the Pra Na Khon National Museum in Bangkok in December 2017.
On this occasion, the Ambassador reaffirmed his commitment to fully cooperate with the Department of Fine Arts and Japan in holding this event.