Institut français du Cambodge
Conference | Strategical Uncertainties and Regional Issues at The Beginning of the 21st Century
Photo : ©Droits réservés Thirty years after the end of the Cold War, the planet has entered a “strategical waste ground”, where players keep multiplying and compete in new and vague areas, contrasting with the well-defined map of the past. All of this contributes to an uncertain and anxious... Read more
Exhibition | Festival Photo Phnom Penh 2019
The major photography rendez-vous of South-East Asia celebrates its 10th edition this year!! 10 years, 10 editions: the kick off will take place, once again, at the French Institute of Cambodia, the main partner of the festival since its creation in 2008. True to the orientations that were taken... Read more
Concert | Phnom Penh on a Beach
Photo ©All rights reserved It’s raining, the beach is far away … So we bring it to Phnom Penh! Celebrate Phnom Penh on the Beach at Le Bistrot: BBQ, parasols, mojitos, sun loungers, fine sand… and with DJ Shaman as your DJ! A beach party to dance and forget... Read more
Conference | Girls’ Education Makes the World a Better Place
Photo : ©CHHAI Na More than half of the children who drop out of school worldwide are girls. In view of this, journalist Tina Kieffer started the Toutes à l’école Association in 2005. Its mission: to offer a high quality education to the most impoverished girls, to enable them... Read more
Dance | Trinomial
Photo : ©All rights reserved Belle decides to coach three of her many followers and to give them carte blanche, so all can express themselves on stage in the choreograph of their choice, while giving them common thread to follow. Their goal:... Read more
Exhibition | Aboard a Khmer “Touk”: Illustrated Sailing with Guillaume Reynard
Illustration: ©Guillaume Reynard Great traveler as well as prolific and talented illustrator, Guillaume Reynard combines his two passions to create sketches on the fly, such as travel diaries and reports, graphic novels, exhibitions, illustrations … Most of all, Guillaume likes to draw by the waterside! His journey on the... Read more
Dance | Resilience 2.0
Photo : ©All rights reserved Resilience 2.0 is the continuity of the first piece that presented by Belle and the very promising and talented dancer Kakou in September 2017. Through this new iteration, one can see the evolution of the piece from... Read more
Concert | On a Stroll with Bob Passion
Photo : ©Bob Passion Street artist, photographer, stage decorator, writer, musician … Bob Passion, after a career as an actor with Générik Vapeur and Cartoon Sardines, spends his time between Cambodia – where he has, among other things, collaborated with Phare Ponleu Selpak – and incessant journeys. Come August,... Read more
Concert | Cambodian Women of Song
The French Institute of Cambodia and The Cambodian Space Project are teaming up to offer a music festival on the theme “Cambodian Women of Song”, which will pay tribute to the best female voices in Cambodia. To Kak Channthy, of course, but also to all the women artists of... Read more
Exhibition | Ou Vanndy
Photo : ©Joty Mousar Sculptor, Ou Vanndy’s inspiration comes from traditional or contemporary mythologies – as evidenced by the massive bull sculpture, made entirely of recycled materials and shown in the exhibition “Artistic Wanderings”, now installed in front of the French Institute of... Read more
Exhibition | Ouk Socheathy
Photo : ©Ouk Socheathy Ouk Socheathy studied the art of ceramics at the Secondary School of Fine Arts and at the Royal University of Fine Arts in Phnom Penh, where he specialized in the decorative arts. Most of his works is strongly... Read more
Conference | The True Story About Flu
Photo : ©Institut Pasteur du Cambodge/ Dominique Tardy Flu is a common respiratory infectious disease caused by the influenza virus. The symptoms of influenza have been observed in humans for thousands of years, and yet the virus continues to spread… This conference will address the history,... Read more
Conference | Is Adolescence Universal?
Photo : ©All rights reserved We go from childhood to adulthood by a period more or less long, more or less specific, which in the West we call “adolescence”. What is this adolescence, its characteristics, its requirements? Is it universal, and if not, what forms does this passage take... Read more
Dance | “My Mothers And I”
Photo : ©Isaac Oboka-Kethya How is the legacy of Cambodian classical dance restyled in the contemporary practice of dance? This dance explores relationships between three women (choreographer Chey Chankethya, her mother and her dance teacher) to create a dialogue about the tension between the individual’s need for freedom and... Read more