Siem Reap art exhibit invites introspection through nature

Publication date 06 September 2020 | 21:15 | ICT

Khchao Touch has been plagued with existential questions for as long as she can remember. She wanted to know where she came from, why she was born and what awaited her in the afterlife – questions which could be considered unusual for a

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