Eng Rithchandaneth (born in 1993, Phnom Penh) lives and works in Phnom Penh. She attended art classes at Sa Sa Art Projects while also holding a bachelor’s degree in Design from SETEC Institute. She often works with sculpture and installation, regularly employing natural and recycled materials. Her work focuses on urbanization and development issues in the Cambodian context, questioning power structures and their relationship with the environment and nationhood.

Her selected exhibitions include: Colony, Sa Sa Art Projects, Phnom Penh; The Cities, Treeline, Siem Reap (2020); Currents: Phnom Penh Art & Urban Festival (2019), Phnom Penh; Forced Marriage under the Khmer Rouge (2018), Bophana Center, Phnom Penh; Kraanh Norneal, Sensing the Capital Project (2017), Sa Sa Art Projects; Poetic Topographies (2016), SA SA BASSAC; and Futurographies: Cambodia-USA-France, New York, Phnom Penh and Paris (2015-2016).

Daneth participated in colLABoration  workshop with the students of Multidisciplinary Art (MDA) of Faculty of Fine Arts of Chiang Mai University at Sa Sa Art Projects (2020). She was an artist-in-residence of S-AIR, Sapporo, Japan (2016) and Vermont Studio Center, the United States (2015).

Solo Exhibition

  • 2020 Colony, Sa Sa Art Projects, Phnom Penh

Group Exhibitions

  • 2020 The Cities, Treeline Urban Resort, Siem Reap
  • 2020 Open studio, Group Exchange Program and Workshop with
  • 2020 Multidisciplinary Art (MDA) students in Faculty of Fine arts Chiang Mai University
  • 2019 Message in Mind by 10 female artists, 10th Photo Phnom Penh Festival, TorTim Art Gallery & Cafe, Phnom Penh
  • 2019 Currents – Phnom Penh Art & Urban Festival, Bassac Lane, Phnom Penh
  • 2018 Identicity: a Visual Dialogue. About Life in. the Urban HabitatI, Meta house, Phnom Penh
  • 2018 Cambodian Artists’ work on Forced Marriage under Khmer Rouge, Bophana Center, Phnom Penh
  • 2017 KraanhNorneal, Sa Sa Art Projects, Phnom Penh
  • 2016 Open studio at HUG Gallery, Sapporo, Japan
  • 2016 Poetic Topographies, SA SA BASSAC, Phnom Penh
  • 2015 Open studio, Vermont studio center, USA
  • 2015 Open studio, Sa Sa Art Projects in White Building, Phnom Penh
  • 2014 Screening in the Park, the park in front of Building Bright University,
  • Phnom Penh
  • 2014 Bonn Phum Nov Bo-Ding (Village Festival at the White Building), presented as part of Our City Festival, White Building, Phnom Penh
  • 2013 The White Building and the City, The Carol Shen Gallery, New York City, USA
  • 2012 Snit Snaal, Cambodian Youth Arts Festival,Sa Sa Art Projects in White Building, Phnom Penh, Cambodia


  • 2012 Finalist, Dream Girl Project, pattern design
  • 2014 Fund-raiser with Little Kitchen project,raised funds to support White Building. projects
  • 2018 Cambodian Artists “work on Forced Marriage under Khmer Rouge”


  • 2016 Residencies in Sapporo Japan for 3- month research and experimental
  • 2015 Residencies at Vermont studio center (USA) for 2-month experimental
  • 2015 “Pisaot” 2-month experimental artist’s residency, Sa Sa Art Projects, Phnom Penh


  • 2011-14 Bachelor of Design, SETEC Institute
  • 2011-14 Photography, filmmaking and mixed media art, weekly workshops with Khvay Samnang, Lim Sokchanlina, Damien Rayuela, Tobin Rothlein, and other visiting artists and professors, Sa Sa Art Projects, Phnom Penh
  • 2014-15 computer class with ( photoshop, Microsoft)