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ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space

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Truly Great Small Gallery

Ok, we have visited hundreds of small private galleries throughout the world and the Romcheik 5 Art... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
rjhhh
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Kaysville
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Great space full of amazing art

A brilliant space to show case local Cambodian art. 4 young resident artist live on site and... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2019
gingertravelninja
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Todmorden, United Kingdom
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ROMCHEIK 5 is nominated in the TOP 10 BEST INDEPENDENT Art spaces in S.E. Asia and N° 1 in Cambodia (The Guardian / November 2017) ! Romcheik 5 is the name of the neighbourhood of Battambang where, in 2012, 4 young artists (25 years old) have...more
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201 Rue | Romcheik 5, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Ok, we have visited hundreds of small private galleries throughout the world and the Romcheik 5 Art Space holds it own with the best. In my opinion, great modern art has something to say about the human condition while, of course, being well crafted in...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Romcheik P, Owner at ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

thank you very much for your words :-)

Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

A brilliant space to show case local Cambodian art. 4 young resident artist live on site and display their works on the various floors. There's a diverse selection of original works and prints. Some of the work is quite dark inspired by the traumatic upbringing...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

Definitely make your way to this gallery if you’re interested in the local art scene. The artwork is very surrealist and contemporary for folks into that. Even if you aren’t, it’s definitely worth a trip to support the artists (who live and work on site,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 1, 2019

We discovered this art space close to our guesthouse but it deserves a special visit. The $5 entrance fee is money well spent to support this amazing space and the four very talented artists who work here. Their work is not always easy to view...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

When better to write a review when you can use the venues WiFi. Currently sat with a cold drink on the roof terrace. Lovely gallery over 3 floors. Very cool also after a short walk here. The gallery itself is a cool airy place. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 18, 2019

We cant believe we almost missed this gem. The talent is amazing and we bought a painting fresh out of the studio from an incredible artist whose work we had seen in Phnom Penh- best part of our trip. You see the soul of the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Romcheik P, Owner at ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Thank you for your visit and what you did for us and Seyha particularly

Reviewed February 12, 2019

Three floors of well lit gallery space are full of exciting works of art by young Khmer artists who are graduates of the Phare Ponleu Selpak Art School. We were impressed by the standard of the art on display which highlighted the artistic development of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Romcheik P, Front Office Manager at ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2019

thank you for your words !

Reviewed February 5, 2019

This is a lovely space with a sizeable display of painting by Khmer artists. I found the art quite challenging to look at - it was pretty raw, but it looked like an important medium of self-expression. Worth popping in.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

I've lived in Asia for seven years and I've never been treated so rudely. When I arrived, the door to the gallery was open and nobody was there serving as greeter or receptionist. I queried whether anyone was around by saying "hello" at a moderate...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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diphongha, Manager at ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2019

we were , of course, expecting a bad review from you as a tool of revenge ; so we are not surprised ... The way you tell the story is obviously different from the one we really experienced but we have no time to waste...More

Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

My lovely with and I visited this gallery today. It's located on the east side of the river, a 15-20 minute walk or a short tuktuk ride from the central market. I find that all too often modern art in small provincial towns is derivative,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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diphongha, General Manager at ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space, responded to this reviewResponded February 5, 2019

thank you very much for your good review ! we would like to add some informations about "the concessions" you spoke about ... Yes , youngs and students pay only 2,5 $ for the entrance fee , and it is free of charge for the...More

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