about the artist

Sophal Neak

Neak Sophal (b. 1989, Takeo), a recent graduate of the Royal University of Fine Arts, is considered one of the rising talents of the Cambodian art scene with a clear and determined vision. She has been actively involved in workshops and group exhibitions locally and internationally over the last three years including KepExpo (2013), Our City Festival (2012), SurVivArt (Meinblau, Berlin, 2012), PhotoPhnomPenh (2010, 2012), Big Eyes (Sa Sa Art Gallery, 2011) and Hey Sister, Where Are You Going (Sovanna Shopping Mall, 2010).

This series was created for the Our City Festival 2012 during a photography workshop initiated and led by Kim Hak. It is the artist’s first solo show. Produced and presented by JavaArts.