ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space, Battambang

4.8
#2 of 9 in Museums in Battambang
Developed from a workshop, ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space features a permanent collection of works by its four founders. Expect to see pieces ranging from raw, emotionally charged figurative paintings to subtle minimalist ones. The entrance fee and donations contribute to the maintenance of the complex and the purchase of art supplies. To visit ROMCHEIK 5 Art Space and get the most from your holiday in Battambang, create itinerary details personal to you using our Battambang trip planner.
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  • The artists in this gallery are young Cambodians who seem to have met art to get along with life. Some paintings and sculpture are tough and reflect a lot of struggles but there are real original piec...  more »
  • The art is stunning. If you are in Battambang you need to go! It can be a bit tricky to find the gallery since it is placed a bit off, but just follow your map and you'll be fine.  more »
  • huge art lover and absolutely loved this art gallery. it’s a quirky unique place that supports the local art community and has paintings that really make you think, especially about cambodia’s past. t...  more »
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  • This gallery deserves to be more famous. Fees entrance 2.5$ for real causes. The architecture is nice. The artist have their own style, all different, very emotional. Welcoming and smiling guy at the entrance. I spent a good time there Recommend it !
  • Nice gallery featuring some young local artists. Happy to spend 2,5$ to see their work and help them out :)
  • To be sure, a worthwhile visit to those looking to learn what lurks deep within the Cambodian heart. Many of the things they try to hide from the tourists can be found here. It's not a huge gallery, but large enough to get a better idea of what's going on in this society. Lastly, the art is impressive. The entry wasn't horrendous and didn't feel like a rip-off.
  • Beautiful work from 5 talented artists who had a pretty tough upbringing. 3 floors to explore, $2 contribution pp
  • Probably the most interesting art gallery I saw in Southeast Asia. The subjects are dark and graphic, which makes sense considering the artists' backgrounds. Great to see art function as a sort of therapy here. Kind of surrounded by nothingness, but not too far of a walk from the city center. Make a trip.
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