Kumnooh: Cambodia arts for week commencing 7 August, 2018

Greetings,

On Saturday 11, at the early time of 4 pm, A Nook for Rhyme Crooks spoken word returns to Cloud, with guest poet Phorn Phanoeurn.
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On Sunday 12, 6 pm at Raffles Le Royal, pianist Ken Min Lim performs Beethoven’s Grande Sonata Pathetique, Fantasy and Sonata in C minor by Mozart And Intermezzo Op 117 by Brahms.
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On Monday 13, 7.30 pm at Cloud, a Drink & Draw Masterclass for beginner/intermediate with Sarah Marcni – how to draw a live model. BYO materials. $5.
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Coming soon:

  • From August 15th at Bophana Centre, Language Barrier, an ongoing photo project on the half/quarter Khmer children and the second generation Cambodian diaspora living in Siem Reap, Cambodia.

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…


Saturday 11, 4 pm, A Nook for Rhyme Crooks spoken word at Cloud, with guest poet Phorn Phanoeurn.
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Sunday 12, 6 pm at Raffles Le Royal, pianist Ken Min Lim performs Beethoven’s Grande Sonata Pathetique and others.
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Monday 13, 7.30 pm at Cloud, a Drink & Draw Masterclass for beginner/intermediate with Sarah Marcni.
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Ongoing….


At ARTillery, Kairos, by freelance photographer and writer Miguel Jerónimo.   “A collection of everyday life encounters with philosophy.” From 6 pm.
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At Meta House, a multi-media exhibition featuring works by French painter Douglas Victor, based in Sihanoukville, who “invites you for psychedelic journey into the abstract. The artist feels inspired by nature and the cosmos, as well as a higher state of consciousness.”
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At Java Independence, The Red Chador: In Memoriam, an exhibition on loss and remembering by Anida Yoeu Ali. “On April 6, 2018 Ali publicly announced the death of The Red Chador at the hands of unnamed airline officials. Ali has also launched RedChadorIsDead.com, a “digital altar” that will chronicle 99 moments of audience experiences with the Red Chador.”
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At Chinese House, The Standing Rubble, an exhibition by Rena Chheang showcasing Phnom Penh’s characteristic colonial buildings.
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New Cambodian Artists in Siem Reap present weekly performances of contemporary dance every Saturday.
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At For Art’s Sake at Thaddeus Gallery, Siem Reap, Decomposition, an exhibition of work by Maline Yim: cardboard, with graphite, charcoal, ink and acrylic pencil.
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At The Kampot Art Gallery (located on the corner of the salt workers roundabout), a collection of works from the Battambang gallery Romcheik 5.
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Every Saturday at 5 pm, Bophana Center presents Cine Saturday. Programme changes every week, across a wide range of cinema experiences.
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Most Sundays (and occasionally Saturdays) Khmer Architecture Tours presents a range of the architectural wonders of Phnom Penh. 8.30 am start, reservations essential.
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Performing arts courses at Brighton International School (#79 street 310) for ages 4 – 6 and 7 – 11 – singing, dancing, acting, every Saturday.
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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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