Cambodia used to have an extremely brilliant civilization but was devastated by wars and nature. Art galleries in Phnom Penh are not only the place to display remains of the history but also contemporary work which reflects the spirit of Cambodian people.

Romeet Contemporary Art Space

Romeet Contemporary Art Space is located at 34E 178 Str, Phnom Penh. This is a famous visual gallery which is in few places which exhibit modern, contemporary work in Cambodia. Founded in 2011, the gallery is the location for a lot of cultural exhibitions, educational activities, workshops… Especially, this is the place to display great work of the excellent student of the Royal University of Fine Arts – the top university in Cambodia. In other words, coming to Romeet Contemporary Art Space is coming to the future of Cambodian art.Romeet Contemporary Art Space


JavaArts is situated at 56 Sihanouk Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, JavaArts is a gallery space in a house overlooking Hun Sen Park. The gallery is the place taking place many exhibitions, presenting the contemporary work of the most talented young artists of Cambodia. The special thing is that there is a cozy café in the gallery. Visitors can watch work of art and then sit down and sip a little hot coffee.JavaArts Phnom Penh

Sa Sa BASSAC and Sa Sa Art Projects

Sa Sa BASSAC is situated on the 2nd floor, Sothearos Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, +855 (0)17 774 864.
This is a gallery established by curator Erin Gleeson and an artists’ collective called Stiev Selpak, the Art Rebels, consists of two art spaces: Sa Sa BASSAC and Sa Sa Art Projects. At Sa Sa BASSAC, exhibitions are often organized along with public programs. Sa Sa Art Projects nearby was established in 2010 with non-profit purpose. Space displays the work of new artists in order to promote them.Sa Sa BASSAC and Sa Sa Art Projects

Institut Français du Cambodge

Institut Français du Cambodge was opened in 1992, is the leading gallery in developing Cambodian arts and culture. This place regularly holds cultural exhibitions, traditional festivals as well as playing French movies, music shows…Institut Francais du Cambodge


Meta House is situated at 37 Sothearos Boulevard, Songkhat Tonle Bassak, Khan Chamkarmon, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, +855 (0)10 312 333 (mobile) or +855 (0)23 224
The gallery was established in 2007 by a German filmmaker named Nico Mesterharm and now is a large art gallery and media center of the capital. This 200-square-meter exhibition displays the wonderful work of domestic and international artists, community projects, conferences… The roof is equipped with multiple screens, showing video art, documentaries and films.META HOUSE Phnom Penh

Asasax Art Gallery

Asasax Art Gallery is located at 192, 178 Str, Opposite the entrance of the National Museum, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, +855 (0)12 877 795.
Opened since 1999, Asasax Art Gallery displays the life work of Cambodian artist Asasax, an alumnus of University of Fine Arts, Phnom Penh. His work is special because they are both modern and traditional, have a distinct style. It is worth a visit to admire the wonderful mixture of old and new Cambodian art.Phnom Penh Asasax Art Gallery

Bophana Center

Bophana Center is situated at 64, 200 Str, Okhnia Mén, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, +855 (0)23 99 21 74
It can be said that Bophana Center is the only gallery Cambodia that preserves the audiovisual heritage of the country. The center was established by Cambodian filmmakers Ieu Pannakar and Rity Panh to save the remains of the nation’s audiovisual records after the period of war as well as to inspire and train the youth in filmmaking and photograph. The gallery usually takes place exhibitions, film screenings, and art performances.Phnom Penh Bophana Center

XEM Design La Galerie

XEM Design: LA GALERIE lies at 13D, 178 Str, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, +855 (0)23 72 22 52
The Gallery was founded by the famous Cambodian artist and designer named Em Riem, whose work has been exhibited throughout Europe and the USA. After traveling many countries in the world, witnessing the beauty of other culture, he decided to open his own gallery in 2008 to exhibit his artwork. The topics in his work are extremely various, from realism, abstract and street art…with many types of paintings, sculptures and ceramics. Especially, Khmer Rough topic is taken a lot of his work. Visitors coming here will feel like to witness the darkest period of the history of Cambodia.