Kumnooh: Cambodia arts for week commencing 14 February, 2017

Greetings,

At Muse Café (St 13 & St 178) on Wednesday 15 from 7.30 pm, the monthly literary night will include readings from many – writers and readers both seasoned and raw are welcome to attend.
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On Thursday 16 from 6.30 pm, the French Institute presents the opening of From the studio to fine art, an exhibition by Sopheap Pich which features a partial re-creation of the artist’s studio inside the gallery space. Until March 18.
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On Saturday 18, the French Institute hosts an arts workshop based on the Eadward Muybridge photographs of elephants in motion. 10 am – 12.30 pm.
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New performing arts courses launch this Saturday 18 at Brighton International School (#79 street 310) for ages 4 – 6 and 7 – 11 – singing, dancing, acting, every Saturday.
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N o w h e r e art studio/gallery presents a class on rubber stamping for beginners on Saturday 18, from 1 pm, and self-portrait acrylic on canvas on Sunday 19 from 1 pm also.
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On Sunday 19 Khmer Architecture Tours presents Front du Bassac, the Chaktomuk Theatre and White Building. 8.30 am start, reservations essential.
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On Sunday 19, 7 pm at Show BoxDrink and Draw: two hours with a life model for $3.
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Also on Sunday 19, at 8 pm, Vienna Serenade, a garden concert at Raffles Hotel Le Royal featuring a woodwind trio of Anton Isselhardt (flute) Daisy Kim (oboe) and Michele Bowen (bassoon) playing works by Mozart, Beethoven and WFE Bach. $10/$3.
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Coming soon:

For a more rock’n’roll musical flavour of Phnom Penh, make sure you follow weekly gig guide LengPleng.com as well.
Fabian Hipp

 

Kumnooh

fabianhipp@kumnooh.com

 

If you are a venue or artist and would like to receive a weekly reminder to provide Kumnooh with an upcoming event or activity, please contact fabianhipp@kumnooh.com and ask to be added to the venue/artists list. 


In brief: new and returning…


Wednesday 15, 7.30 pm, Muse Café (St 13 & St 178) hosts its monthly literary night.
More info

Thursday 16, 6.30 pm, the French Institute presents the opening of From the studio to fine art, an exhibition by Sopheap Pich.
More info

Saturday 18, 10 am, the French Institute hosts an arts workshop based on the Eadward Muybridge photographs of elephants in motion.
More info

Saturday 18, new performing arts courses launch at Brighton International School (#79 street 310) for ages 4 – 6 and 7 – 11.
More info

Saturday 18, 1 pm, N o w h e r e art studio/gallery presents a class on rubber stamping for beginners.
More info

Sunday 19 Khmer Architecture Tours presents Front du Bassac, the Chaktomuk Theatre and White Building. 8.30 am start, reservations essential.
More info

Sunday 19, 1 pm, N o w h e r e art studio/gallery presents a class on self-portrait acrylic on canvas.
More info

Sunday 19, 7 pm at Show BoxDrink and Draw: two hours with a life model for $3.
More info

Sunday 19, 8 pm, Vienna Serenade, a garden concert at Raffles Hotel Le Royal featuring a woodwind trio playing works by Mozart, Beethoven and WFE Bach. $10/$3.
More info


Ongoing….


Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6.30 pm, Bophana Center presents Cine Soiree, an evening of film and discussion. Programme changes every week, across a wide range of cinema experiences.
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Every third Wednesday, 7.30 pm at The Harbour in Siem Reap, the Spoken Arts night invites writers and readers to share.
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Every Saturday morning at 10 am Coin Café presents free apsara dance classes for children.
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The Phnom Penh Writers Workshop holds events every second Sunday afternoon for Phnom Penh writers who are interested in discussion and critique of their works in progress. If you would like to be involved, please contact Claire (clairemarchantcollier [ @ ] gmail.com or John john.christopher.brown [ @ ] gmail.com.

Meta House host Into The Dark: Human Costs Of The Southeast Asia’s Ice Epidemic, an exhibition by German photographer Benjamin Haselberger on the underworld of crystal methamphetamine in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Myanmar and the Philippines.
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At the Insider Gallery at the Intercontinental Hotel, the opening of an art exhibition by Grace H. Gutekanst, Enigmatic.
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At the Lotus Pond Gallery, Plantation urban resort & spa, Sampot civilisé, an exhibition by Chan Dany, examining the role and uses of the Cambodian silk garment sampot.
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Java Café Independence presents There’s A Ghost In My House, Drawings and Paper Cuts by Philip Faulks.
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The Governor’s House Boutique Hotel (3 Mao Tse Tung Blvd, 100 m from Norodom Blvd) and Little Hearts International present a twofold exhibition by street photographer Vincent de Wilde, Between Salt and Earth and Supervivere, Cambodia Today.
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Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra hosts Wonders of 1929, a collection of vintage photographs of Cambodia, the work of Georges Portal, a French actor and director.
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New Leaf Book Cafe in Siem Reap, has a continuous exhibition for Small Art School, featuring the work of young aspiring Cambodian artists.
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Elegy: Reflections on Angkor by John McDermott. The award-winning American photographer maintains his strong presence on the Siem Reap art scene with his mesmerizing monochromatic fine art images of Angkor taken between 1995-2014. Now exhibiting in two McDermott Galleries located at FCC Angkor and Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor.
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The Traditional Dance Show, presented by Cambodian Living Arts, takes place at the National Museum stage. The hour-long performance showcases classical and folk dances from across Cambodia, including the famous Apsara. Every night Monday-Saturday (October-April) and every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday (May to September).

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Phare Ponleu Selpak, the famous Cambodian circus school offers nightly performances in Siem Reap and performances on Mondays, Thursdays, and Saturdays in Battambang, on a rolling cycle of different works.
In Siem Reap: at 7.30 pm under the big top in Siem Reap, behind the Angkor National Museum, in front of Angkor Century Hotel.
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In Battambang: visual arts exhibition from 6 pm then circus show at 7 pm.
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DanceWorldCambodia
 offers classes in adult ballet, yoga and Bollywood style.  For more info contact dance@danceworldcambodia.com

 

 

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