Week Six Reflections – Part One

mickyates Cambodia, CambodiaFMP, Collaboration, Coursework, Critical Research Journal, Documentary, Genocide, Ideas, Photography, Plans & Notes, Portrait, Project Development, Reflections, SPWeek6, Sustainable Prospects, Traces, Unfinished Stories Leave a Comment

These are some thoughts on week two of my Cambodia trip. As noted last week, the main purpose is to see how much progress I can make in the practicalities of moving the project forward – book, video, installation in Phnom Penh in 2019. Much networking is required, and establish what future collaborations might be possible. I also want to move …

A Prayer from Hell

mickyates Aesthetics, Art, Cambodia, CambodiaFMP, Collaboration, ContextualResearch, Coursework, Critical Research Journal, Dark Tourism, Genocide, Ideas, Photography, Plans & Notes, Practice, Project Development, SPWeek7, Sustainable Prospects, Traces, Unfinished Stories Leave a Comment

In Phnom Penh last week, I met Youk Chhang for the first time. The visit including a lot of such networking activities, in order to start the process of getting my projects executed next year in Cambodia. Youk is the Director of the Documentary Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam), which was founded by Yale University in 1994/5. He has led the …