Keywords:Modern Movement, Modern architecture, Modern housing
This essay will exam the Modern Movement in Cambodia through architecture, known as New Khmer Architecture, from 1953 to 1970, that has distinct continuum characteristics from vernacular architecture, like other Modern Movement architecture in Southeast Asia, because of socio-political movements and cultural engagement.
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ROSS, Helen Grant; COLLINS, Darryl Leon (ed.), Building Cambodia: ‘New Khmer Architecture’ 1953-1970, Bangkok, The Key Publisher Ltd., 2006.
The Vann Molyvann Project: www.vannmolyvannproject.org
Khmer Architecture Tours: www.ka-tours.org