Artists: Tytaart, Carlo Santoro, Chan Vitharin, Chhim Sothy, Em Riem, Erick Gonzalez, Hour Soben, Leang Seckorn, Nout Daro, Nou Sary, Sous Sodavy, Takakazu Yamada, Van Chhovorn
Location: National Museum, Cambodia and Online
Date: 22.11.2021 – 31.12.2021
Category: Exhibition

Encountering Cultures is a group exhibition which brings together 14 artists from Asia and Europe. All the featured artists live in Cambodia and are actively involved in the local arts scene. This group exhibition recognises the influence of different cultures on the artists and their practice. The various genres of art (abstract painting, photographs, digital art and figurative sculpture) showcased in this exhibition, intend to allow for exchange of knowledge and varied artistic perspectives as well as sharing of cultural diversity. Each exhibit presented in this exhibition celebrates the vibrance of cultural flows and encounters across established cultural boundaries. Through this exhibition, particular attention has been provided to the objectives of ASEM which is to continue to strengthen cooperation and connection between Asia and Europe.


Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts, Cambodia
European Union
Asia-Europe Foundation