A new venue for creative artists and artisans has been finally revealed
ART HOUSE has been finally revealed with its soft opening last December 6, 2019 at King’s Road Angkor Dining & Shopping Village.
It will be an exciting era for arts and would be a welcome addition to Siem Reap growing art scene with its opening. ART HOUSE is giving a platform to young creative artists and artisans to showcase the artworks which can be considered as one of the best in world in terms of creativity.
Supported by King’s Road Angkor through the auspices of BAN VIBOL INITIATIVE KRA CSR PRGRAM has been the forefront to promote local artists by giving them venue to highlight their creative artworks.
‘’It’s been our main aim since we laid the foundation of our Corporate Social Responsibility Program (CSR) through BAN VIBOL INITIATIVE, was to give credit and prestige for the creative artists who has been the forefront of promoting our Khmer Heritage and Values with their art works’’ commented by Mr. Ban Vibol Program President and King’s Road Angkor Chief Executive Officer
The festivities started in the afternoon with the signing of a MOU presided by BAN VIBOL INITIATIVE Program Director Mr. Jomari Cruz and Mr. Prom Punleu a young dynamic artist and owner of LYLY Shop.
‘’In behalf of BAN VIBOL INITIATIVE we are glad to sign this MOU with Mr. Prom Punleu of LYLY Shop to manage the exhibits of the artists and artisans’’ Said by Mr. Jomari Cruz BAN VIBOL INITIATIVE Program Director.
Commented by Mr. Prom Punleu LYLY Shop owner after the signing ‘’my deep gratitude for BAN VIBOL INITIATIVE with this MOU, as an artist myself this venue will be able to give value to our local artists by having a platform to showcase their talents’’
ART HOUSE will be a collection of Artists Exhibitions at the first floor and Artisans products at the Pop up shop at the ground floor.
Highlighted during the unveiling of ART HOUSE was the ribbon cutting ceremony attended by Mr. Lim Nam Managing Director of King’s Road Angkor and Mr. Ban Vibol King’s Road Angkor Chief Executive Officer and BAN VIBOL INITIATIVE Program President.
A special performance by Brak Sophanna a song artists who have taken his time from his busy schedule to serenade the guests with his Khmer music in which some of the songs was his own compositions, he also managed to share his life experience being a disabled song artist during the Artists Talk.
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This program was initiated and founded by Mr. Vibol Ban aims to improve well being and livelihood of people, creating a sustainable jobs and promoting Cambodian culture.