reading room + archive
sa sa art projects
opens at SA SA BASSAC on Wednesday, 6 April 6-8PM and runs through June 4. Please join us!
opens at SA SA BASSAC on Tuesday, 9 February 6-8PM and runs through March 26. Please join us!
Svay Sareth wins Prudential Eye Award Best Emerging Artist Using Sculpture and Overall Best Emerging Artist in 2016!!
Please join us for our January 2016 Public Programs! Full details here.
SA SA BASSAC highlighted as "most proactive art space in Phnom Penh" in a look ahead to 2016 by the Phnom Penh Post
FIELDS: An Itinerant Inquiry Across the Kingdom of Cambodia was launched at CCA Singapore and is now available at SA SA BASSAC - contact us for your copy (in Khmer and English)!
Lim Sokchanlina and Svay Sareth open in Weaving The Asian Democracy, Asia Culture Center, Gwangju. Through December 24, 2015.
Svay Ken in inaugural exhibition Between Declarations and Dreams, Southeast Asian Art Since the 19th Century at the National Gallery Singapore.
Vuth Lyno speaks at Moving and Shaking, APT8 Conference Session 1
Khvay Samnang in The 8th Asia Pacific Triennial of Contemporary Art (APT8), Queensland Art Gallery from 21 November 2015 - 10 April 2016
Vandy Rattana and Khvay Samnang open in Celeste Prize Finalist exhibition in Milan!
Congratulations to Vandy Rattana on the opening of Hugo Boss Asian Art Prize at Rockbund Museum, Shanghai! The exhibition runs from 30 October, 2015 - January 3, 2016.
Lim Sokchanlina opens in the group exhibition
"City: Remembrance, Reimagining"
, curated by Arco/Labs in collaboration with Center for Art and Community Management Surya University Jakarta and Korea-ASEAN. If you're in Jakarta, join the opening tonight! Exhibition runs from 28- October – 08 November 2015.
Khvay Samnang in the Dehli Photo Festival as part of group exhibition
"I See You See Me"
curated by Kanika Anand at Gallery Threshold, New Dehli. Vernissage 23 October at 6pm. Exhibition runs through 15 November, 2015.
Khvay Samnang opens a solo exhibition
"Enjoy My Sand"
at Tomio Koyama Gallery in Tokyo tomorrow, Wednesday 21 October. If you are in Tokyo, please join! There will be a conversation between the artist and Yusaku Imamura (Director of Tokyo Wonder Site) at 18:00–19:30 , 8/ COURT (in front of 8/ ART GALLERY/ Tomio Koyama Gallery on the 8th floor of Shibuya Hikarie).
SA SA BASSAC Artistic Director Erin Gleeson opens the solo exhibition Letters from Panduranga by Nguyen Trinh Thi as part of Satellite 8 Program at Jeu de Paume. If you are in Paris, please join us for the opening tomorrow, Monday October 19th from 6pm. Exhibition runs through 24 January 2016.
Art Radar Asia on Hugo Boss Asian Art Prize Finalists including Vandy Rattana. The newly commissioned works are complete and installation at Rockbund Museum in Shanghai begins in one week!
SA SA BASSAC's Community Project's Manager Meta Moeng joins the Salzburg Global Forum for Young Cultural Innovators in Vienna, 17-22 October, with Cambodian Living Arts and with thanks to support from the U.S.Embassy Phnom Penh.
SA SA BASSAC is soon to present a solo booth with Svay Sareth at ASIA NOW, Paris Asian Art Fair at Espace Pierre-Cardin, Paris from 20-22 October.
Khvay Samnang and Svay Sareth in GLOBALE: GLOBAL CONTROL AND CENSORSHIP, ZKM | Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Germany, 03 October, 2015 - 01 May, 2016
Yim Maline at Open Studios, Triangle Arts Association in NYC, 1 October, 2015, 6-9PM
, a solo exhibition by Khvay Samnang opens at CAPC Contemporary Art Museum Bordeaux 17 September - 15 November, 2015
Khvay Samnang with Nget Rady for
Where is My Land?
Asian Film and Video Art Forum
, curated by May Adadol Ingawanij, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Korea, on Saturday 12th September.
Vandy Rattana talks with Emma Ota on Tokyo Art Beat.
The Vann Molyvann Project Summer School
2015 is coming to a close at SA SA BASSAC. Please join us for a reception to view the project's many accomplishments on Saturday, 5 September, 5:00 - 8:00PM.
Khvay Samnang opens solo exhibition
Footprints of Yantra Man
at Künstlerhaus Bethanien, 27 August, 7pm / 28 August–20 September 2015
Vandy Rattana in the group exhibition Offen at Galerie EIGEN+ART in Berlin, through 5 September.
Khvay Samnang in THINKING CURRENTS curated by Leeza Ahmady | Asia Contemporary Art Week, Curatorial & Educational Platform | Seattle Art Fair, July 30 – August 2, 2015
SA SA BASSAC hosts symposium Interpreting Modern Concrete: Vann Molyvann in Context | Saturday 25 July, 2PM | English and Khmer languages
Vuth Lyno and Sa Sa Art Projects in "No Things to Hang" curated by Luisa Tresca | 23 July -3 August at Gaffa, Sydney.
Vandy Rattana and Tith Kanitha open their two-person exhibition
Today of Yesterday
at Yamamoto Gendai in Tokyo | July 11 - July 28, 2015
In Studio: Svay Sareth in Gallery Magazine of the National Gallery of Victoria's recent issue
Vandy Rattana and Tith Kanitha are in-residence with Arts Initiative Tokyo / AIT
Join the public presentation in Khmer about Vann Molyvann Project by Pen Sereypagna
on Friday 19th from 2-4pm at Norton University at Chroy Chungvar, Phnom Penh
Join our opening of The Vann Molyvann Project: Summer School 2015
on Saturday 13 June, 6-8PM
Join Than Sok at the opening of his solo exhibition Objects of Belief at Intercontinental Hotel in Phnom Penh, Thursday 11 June at 6PM
Khvay Samnang solo exhibition L'Homme caoutchouc opens at Je de Paume
2 June - 27 September, 2015
Vandy Rattana opens in Time of Others at Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo, 11 April - 28 June
CHAN Dany, KHVAY Samnang, and YIM Maline in the group exhibition “And That Which Was Always Known” curated by Roger Nelson at Yavuz Gallery in Singapore, 18 April - 24 May 2015.
A film portrait by Jeu de Paume with Vandy Rattana on his new work MONOLOGUE
Svay Sareth at Palais de Tokyo on Telerama
Svay Sareth in Secret Archipelago, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, 27 March - 17 May, 2015
Khvay Samnang with Nget Rady in Forces and Volumes: A selection of films curated by May Adadol Ingawanij
at the first Essay Film Festival at Birbeck Institute for the Moving Image, London, 24-29th 2015
MILK magazine on Travels by Nguyen Thi Thanh Mai
Khvay Samnang announced as Finalist for Sovereign Asian Art Prize, Hong Kong
The film Day by Day by Nguyen Thi Thanh Mai screens at Bophana Center in Phnom Penh, 5pm on Saturday 14 March.
Vuth Lyno in
South by Southeast
, a group exhibition curated by Patrick Flores and Anca Verona Mihulet at Osage Gallery, Hong Kong / 8 March - 3 May, 2015
Changing Exchange, a review of Rates of Exchange, Un-Compared in The Advisor
Parsons The New School for Design -Book Launch:
New York, Meet Phnom Penh. Phnom Penh, Meet New York /
Order your book here
open at Jeu de Paume 24 February - 17 May
Rates of Ex-change, Un-Compared reviewed in Cambodia Daily
A glance at a selection of what's coming up in 2015 for SSB artists at home, in Singapore, and elsewhere
CAPC, Bordeaux opens
Satellite 8 Programme with MONOLOGUE
by Vandy Rattana, 22 January - 3 June, 2015
Phnom Penh Post's The Man Behind the Mask- the mutable art of Khvay Samnang
Chan Dany, Khvay Samnang, Svay Sareth in
Southeast Asia Platform
, Art Stage Singapore on 22-25 January 2015.
Khvay Samnang in
Prudential Eye Awards Exhibition
in Art Science Museum at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore on 17 January - 31 March 2015.
Khvay Samnang in
SEA (Social Engagement Artist / Southeast Asia)
at Tomio Koyama Gallery, Singapore on 16 January - 15 March 2015.
Time, Space, Voice: Phnom Penh's White Building
- a symposium presented by SA SA BASSAC and Sa Sa Art Projects
Tablet article on Tomer Kep: Israeli Photographer Navigates Cambodian Roots
Traitor and Tradition
at ARNDT Berlin, with Svay Sareth, Pich Sopheap, Mit Jai Inn and Pinaree Sanpitak
Khvay Samnang, Lim Sokchanlina, Pen Sereypagna, Tith Khanitha, Amy Lee Sanford and Sovan Philong in
"Rates of Exchange, Un-Compared: Contemporary Art in Bangkok and Phnom Penh"
, an exhibition co-curated by Roger Nelson and Brian Curtain at H Gallery (Sathorn Soi 12), Bangkok, Thailand, opening 4 December 2014.
Artists + Archaeologists / Mexico + Cambodia
A talk by Fernando Aceves Humana and Chan Vitharin Wednesday 26th November, 2014
6:30 – 7:30PM In English and Khmer, simultaneous translation
Chan Dany, Khvay Samnang and Nget Rady in
Swimming in Sand; Planting Rice Under an Umbrella
, No Vacancy, Melbourne, Australia/ parallel programming at National Gallery of Victoria's Ian Potter Centre and Federation Square, 25 November - 07 December 2014.
Than Sok in
Haunted Thresholds Spirituality in Contemporary Southeast Asia
, Kunstverin Gottingen, Germany, 09 November - 21 December 2014
Vuth Lyno in
Family Snaps: Photography in Southeast Asia
, Chiang Mai University, Thailand, 07 - 14 November 2014
Lim Sokchanlina begins artist in residence program, Johannesburg
Congratulations to Pete Pin on being awarded the prestigious Open Society Documentary Photography Project Audience Engagement Grant Program!
: The Cambodian-American Diaspora Experience by Vuth Lyno in Trans Asia Photography Review
Lim Sokchanlina in
at MIA Singapore, 24-26 October 2014
Khvay Samnang in
Inventing the Possible
, Jeu de Paume, Paris, France, 14 October 2014 - 08 February 2015
Screening of Phnom Penh: Rescue Archaeology at Goldsmiths, University of London / SEA ArtsFest 2014, on Friday 26th September
Mit Jai Inn, Svay Sareth, Pinaree Sanpitak and Sopheap Pich in
Traitor and Tradition
, ARNDT, Berlin, Germany, September 20 - October 18, 2014
Albert Samreth opens Dancers on a Plane (DMZ) The REAL DMZ PROJECT, Korea 31 August - 27 September, 2014
Than Sok's artist talk and performance at San Art, Ho Chi Minh City, On Saturday 30th August 2014 at 4PM
Khvay Samnang, Svay Sareth and Vandy Rattana in
Looking at the Big Blue Sky
, Meta House, Phnom Penh, Saturday 23 August 2014 at 6PM
Warning House (Gwangju)
Mon Boulet in The Mirror and Monitor of Democracy in Asia
, Gwangju Museum of Art, Korea, 22 August - 28 September 2014
SA SA BASSAC at Asian Art Space Network, Gwangju / Sept 20-23
Urban Street Night Club
in Darwin Festival, Australia, 8-24 August 2014
Than Sok in
, San Art, Ho Chi Minh City, 8 August - 30 October, 2014
Albert Samreth at Yamamotogendai, Tokyo / 12-26 July
Albert Samreth and Khvay Samnang in
A Time For Dreams
, The IV Moscow International Biennale for Young Art / 26 June - 10 August
Artist and curator Vuth Lyno IN CONVERSATION with Khvay Samnang, Tuesday 17th June at SA SA BASSAC, 6.00 - 7.30PM
Urban Street Night Club
review in Art Asia Pacific
at Tomio Koyama Singapore, 30 May - 13 July
Art Radar Asia: Vandy Rattana as 1 of 6 Southeast Asian photographers you should know
Mit Jai Inn's
Postpositve; Freaky You Are Always
reviewed in randian
Mit Jai Inn in
Medium At Large
, Singapore Art Museum
VOTE NOW! Vandy Rattana nominated for the Sovereign Asian Art Prize
Report on Roundtables: The Body, The Lens, The City
in Art Radar Asia
in The Disappearance at Center for Contemporary Art, Singapore April 5-6
Albert Samreth in
, The Underground Museum, LA
Vandy Rattana in
Lost in Landscape
Chan Dany at 10 Chancery Lane, Hong Kong
Sa Sa Art Project's Pisaot Open Studio with Nguyen Thi Thanh Mai
Khvay Samnang on SAM TV
Medicine to Heal
: Cambodian photography since 2000 curated by Zhuang Wubin
Vandy Rattana opens in the Kemper Museum exhibition
In The Aftermath of Trauma
, alongside Yael Bartana, Alfredo Jaar, Phil Collins and Amar Kanwar
Svay Sareth and Yim Maline Art present with Asia Art Archive in America
Khvay Samnang in Staging Cambodia at HAU Berlin January 16-19
Pich Sopheap votes Yim Maline as Favorite New Artist
FIELDS: An Itinerant Inquiry Across Cambodia, December 2-22
Khvay Samnang in
Censorship, The 7th Move On Asia
Curatorial Visit with Ute Meta Bauer
Public Talk: Do-It-Yourself: Exhibitions by Artists for Artists /
Nov 6, 6.30pm Meta House
Video Art from Cambodia launches Sights and Sounds at The Jewish Museum, NYC
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Khvay Samnang voted one of "5 Artists to Know" in Singapore Biennale
Singapore Biennale opens!, including works by Albert Samreth, Svay Sareth, and Khvay Samnang
Khvay Samnang opens in Asian Art Biennale, Taipei
Svay Sareth at Center for Khmer Studies new program Artists at Work
Vandy Rattana for inaugural screening at VIDEOARTGARAGE, Berlin
Vandy Rattana opens in
at Plymouth University Gallery, UK
Vandy Rattana in
at Tophane i Amire Culture and Arts Center in Istanbul
Coming out in Cambodia: art series captures stigma
June Yap's interview with Svay Sareth on Singapore Biennale 2013 tumblr
Aperture and Creative Time Reports host Part II of Out of Nowhere: Photography in Cambodia
Chan Dany hosts workshop with Wat Ounalom children's program
Vuth Lyno at Salzburg Global Seminar
Chan Dany at Art Basel HK
Follow the final week of IN RESIDENCE, NYC!
Erin Gleeson and Leeza Ahmady in conversation at Independent Curators International on Tuesday 14th May
Creative Time Reports presents
Out of Nowhere: Photography in Cambodia
, curated by Leeza Ahmady and Erin Gleeson
at Equality Forum's 14th Annual LGBT Art Exhibit
Announcing the exhibition and book
Phnom Penh: Rescue Archaeology | Contemporary Art and Urban Change in Cambodia
, opening ifa Galleries, Berlin, 21 March
Chan Dany in
, Bangkok Art and Culture Center
Parsons The New School for Design + SSB = Living Arts City workshop video
Khvay Samnang and Pich Sopheap in
reviewed in Art Asia Pacific
Lim Sokchanlina joins
Me Love You Long Time (MLYLT)
curated by Edwin Ramoran at Boston Center for the Arts
Interview with Vuth Lyno on Fridae
New essay by June Yap highlights Svay Sareth: Undoing Regionalism in Southeast Asia
Vandy Rattana and Than Sok in Art Stage Singapore's SEA Market Report
Poetic Politic an Art Forum's pick
Vuth Lyno writes on Cambodian photography in Trans Asia Photography Review
Heng Ravuth in
, The East Gallery, Toronto
Khvay Samnang in
, curated by Pier Luigi Tazzi at Dryphoto arte contemporanea, Prato
Vandy Rattana and Khvay Samnang in
, a San Art exhibition curated by Zoe Butt, at KADIST Foundation, San Francisco
Chan Dany at Pagoda Paris:
L'Asie En Vogue
, a solo exhibition by Yim Maline at The Insider Gallery through 28 October
Vandy Rattana in new book UNFIXED: Photography and Postcolonial Perspectives in Contemporary Art
SA SA BASSAC Co-Founder and Artistic Director nominated for Curatorial Award
Vandy Rattana in TRACES at The Jim Thompson Art Center, Bangkok
Khvay Samnang and Vandy Rattana open in Noorderlicht: Terra Cognita
Khvay Samnang, one of 18 most-searched Asian contemporary artists
Art Monthly Australia previews
Vandy Rattana in dOCUMENTA(13)
Vandy Rattana in Kyiv Biennale 2012
Vuth Lyno named Visual Arts Curator for Cambodian Youth Arts Festival 2012
5 SA SA BASSAC artists in Tobias Rehberger's
You Owe Me. I Don't Owe You Nothin
, ROUNDTABLE Gwangju Biennale
Khvay Samnang and Lim Sokchanlina in
Current Views and Actions: Photography and Performance Documentation from Phnom Penh
August 28 - November 17, 2012
Northern Illinois University Museum Rotunda Gallery