Khmer Artist Lim Muy Theam launches his latest art collection, revolving around dreams related to the Cambodia, at his exhibition opened at Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra.
Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra has launched a new exhibition by Cambodian artist Lim Muy Theam. The collection, entitled ‘Songes’ will be on show for three months, with visitors and locals of the capital welcome to experience this unique collection of lacquer artworks.
Born in Takeo province, southern Cambodia, Theam Muy LIM was a nine-year-old boy when the Khmer Rouge regime fell in 1978. Forced to flee Cambodia, his family arrived in France as refugees in 1980. Theam immersed himself in the French artistic education system and shortly after graduating from the excellent Fine Art School and the Ecole Boule in Paris, Theam returned to his native Cambodia to reunite with those he had left behind.
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