Features

Artist Phok Sopheap has a knack for reinterpreting Cambodia’s centuries-old images into paintings that are both contemporary and respectful of tradition.

September 18, 2014

The premise may sounds familiar: Three women private detectives shadow suspicious characters, use cutting-edge spy equipment to gather evidence, can unlock any door in seconds, and of course are attractive.

September 15, 2014

For the second time in recent years, artist Em Riem has shifted from painting figurative works to abstracts, with his latest series “Hello, Sally.”

September 8, 2014

New works of Khmer classical dance, such as those that will premiere Saturday night in Takhmao City, are rare occurrences.

September 4, 2014

Romeet Contemporary Art Space’s new exhibition, “Time to Think,” is less an art show than what curator Kate O’Hara calls a “series of provocations.”

August 26, 2014

The Indian Embassy’s exhibition “Women by Women,” featuring the work of 60 Indian women artists, presents a vision of women that goes beyond the obvious themes.

August 21, 2014

The challenge that French director and actor Jean-Baptiste Phou set for himself was considerable: stage for the first time “L’anarchiste,” the French novel by Soth Polin, an iconic Cambodian journalist and writer, published in 1980.

August 16, 2014

A fever-stricken woman lies limp in the arms of a loved one. Villagers surround her, chanting softly. Suddenly, a lone figure rises from the ground and lets out a primal shout. The chanting grows louder.

August 14, 2014

The paintings and sculptures in Bor Hak’s latest series, “Green World,” which will be exhibited Saturday in Battambang City, are a study in contrasts, reflecting the past and future of Cambodia’s vanishing forests.

July 3, 2014

Hour Seyha’s exhibition opening Thursday at Romeet Gallery is titled after a well-known Cambodian proverb that, in his opinion, describes the situation and fate of poor children in the country.

June 26, 2014
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