George Groslier (1887-1945), historian,curator and author wasthe motivating force behind much of the revivalof interest in traditional Cambodian arts and crafts. He dedicated his life and career to Cambodia, accumulating many titles and honors along the way. He was a champion of the arts, a man of science, photographer and painter,a novelist and writer, and an ethnologist who infused all of his works with passion and sensitivity.
Groslier was born in Cambodia on February 4, 1887. He died in Cambodia, the country he loved, under torture as a Japanese prisoner on June 18, 1945. His genius lives on through his works. Read More >
George Groslier and the School of Cambodian Arts – Part 1
Khmer Crafts – George Groslier and the School of Cambodian Arts – Part 2
Royal Cambodian Dancers of Sisowath in 1927 Photos by George Groslier