Returning Home: One Artist’s Journey of Fulfillment

September 4, 2015 by | Filed Under: Cambodia, News, Our People, Responsible Tourism, Special Interest

Here is the compelling narrative of Lim Muy Theam who had to flee the Khmer Rouge and his war ravaged country. After attending top schools, he forfeited a promising Paris art career, but why?

A Day in the Life of the Balinese

March 11, 2015 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Indonesia, News

Uncover the secrets of Balinese art up close and personal in Ubud.

The Beautiful Art Form of Wat Kien Khleang

July 11, 2014 by | Filed Under: Authentic Experiences, Travel

Khiri Travel Cambodia Country Manager Miles Gravett captured the Mongkol Serei Kien Khleang Pagoda, a beautiful temple with impressive Khmer craftsmanship just outside of Phnom Penh. This destination is hidden from travelers embarking on a way to the  Silk Island , or Koh Dach. The photos portray the extraordinary local hand-painted murals, a traditional art form to pay […]

A Sketch of the Contemporary Art Scene in Phnom Penh

People generally don’t associate Cambodia with contemporary art – rather with the wonders of Angkor and the country’s recent turbulent past. However, Cambodia is currently going through something of a cultural revival. The majority of this revival is coming from the capital, Phnom Penh. A group of local and international artists are helping put Cambodia […]