Denis Min Kim "Untitled"
Acryl painting 84 x 120 cm
UNTITLEDBy : DENIS MIN KIMFrance and Cambodia/ born 1981ARTIST CV
Looking at historical tragedies- from the Hitler Youth to the child soldiers of the Congo- children
are always the first victims of human atrocities. Children are the least educated- and therefore
the easiest to manipulate. Painting their bodies very simply, almost like hand puppets, emphasizes
the complete control over them. I used pictures from Toul Sleng to create portraits with aspects of
DENIS MIN KIMFrance and Cambodia/ born 1981
Born in France in 1981 to a French mother and a Cambodian father, Denis moved to Cambodia 2006 to
discover his Cambodian heritage. Educated at the Ecole Superieure d’Art de Marseille, Denis uses his
artwork to explore his surroundings and to develop a greater understanding of Cambodian culture.