Videos: Conference Day 1


From the first day of the 2009 Banteay Chhmar Conference: the presentation by His Excellency Oung Oeung, Governor, Banteay Meanchey Province.


The presentation by John Sanday, Field Director, Global Heritage Fund.


The presentation by His Excellency Ok Sophon, Director General, Department of Heritage, Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts.


The presentation by Yang Chantha, Director, Department of Safeguarding and Preservation of Monuments for the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts.


The presentation by His Excellency Chuch Phoeurn, State Secretary of the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts.


Bruno Bruguier speaks about Banteay Chhmar as a Cosmogonist Representation.


Damian Evans, a researcher from the University of Sydney, Australia, speaks about the settlement, landscape and water management in a regional context.


Olivier Cunin speaks about 3-D Restitution to the 4th Dimension of the Banteay Chhmar Complex.


Pheakdey Nguonphan speaks about modular 3D modeling of the Banteay Chhmar temple.


Sachchidanand Sahai speaks about the Angkor social space as reflected at Banteay Chhmar.


Wibke Lobo, a scholar from Cologne, Germany and a member of the Advisory Council of Friends of Khmer Culture, speaks about the relevance of Tantric texts as sources for interpretation of the sacred icons.


Hiram Woodward, a scholar and member of the Advisory Council of Friends of Khmer Culture, speaks about the Buddha images found at Banteay Chhmar.


Peter Sharrock, a scholar from the University of London, speaks about two phases of iconography in Banteay Chhmar.


Robert L. Brown, a scholar from Los Angeles and a member of the advisory council of Friends of Khmer Culture speaks about the Hevajra sculpture at the Los Angeles County Museum.