Vandy Rattana "Going Fanatic"
Photograph 40 x 60cm
GOING FANATICBy : VANDY RATTANACambodia/ Born 1979ARTIST CV
Going Fanatic is my personal point of view on what I think the Khmer Rouge existence involved;
one is the influence of contradictions between Communism introduced by the Soviet Union that
collapsed in early 1990s and the very famous democracy introduced by the United States of America,
and two is that the Khmer Rouge group itself was going fanatic with the ideology.
VANDY RATTANACambodia/ Born 1979
Vandy Rattana’s interest in politics, design and philosophy is reflected in the subject matter of his photography.
Images of chess players focused on their game or office workers looking bored are just some of
the worlds he has tapped into. As part of the recent Mekong Art and Culture Project he had
the chance to work with artists form Thailand, Vietnam and Laos. His work has also been exhibited in the