VAAS had the great pleasure to work French-Cambodian author Tian for a two-week workshop on comic book writing. Both narration techniques and graphic styles were discussed in the opening session. Year 2 students then took on writing a class fanzine under the caring supervision of the author. Please feel free to take a look at the […]


VAAS was delighted to host this great exhibition lent by the French Institute in Phnom Penh. When visiting children and adults got to understand all the steps required to make a book and found out about related jobs. A selection of illustrations from famous artists by French publisher École des loisirs and student’s works were […]

Jamie Vickers / 2D animation techniques

It was the second time Jamie Vickers ran a 2D animation techniques workshop at VAAS (both traditional and digital). He is a animator with long professional experience at Disney and in Japanese studios. The aim of his visit was to strengthen the capacity of the students in VAAS l. He did a great number of […]

Internships for year 3 students

Before beginning the year 3 personal project to get their diploma, we assigned all of the year 3 VAAS students to find an internship. Our  aim was to oblige the students to enroll in an internship to improve their career choices. We searched for businesses in Cambodia with vacant positions that would take our students as interns […]


XAVIER DUPRÉ/ TYPOGRAPHER/ CALLIGRAPHER / GRAPHIC DESIGNER Xavier Dupré is French and graduated from an applied art school in Paris, Kwon as typographer and calligrapher. He won consecutively the certificates of excellent typography in New York and Tokyo’s type director’s club. It was a great privilege for the students and VAAS team to have the opportune occasion to […]


 Welcome to the inauguration of the VAAS Building at Phare Ponleu Selpak. “INVITATION” Inauguration event for the Visual and Applied Arts building at Phare Ponleu Selpak! PPS is thrilled to announce the opening of its new building, co-funded by AFD and CCFD This building is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities that will enable students to gain […]

New Class in VAAS

Welcome back after a long vacation, we are proud to share the information of our new class in VAAS. We are gradually reaching our goal, we get more and more new students to attend the specialty classes. After admission test has been completed and the classes have begun we were amazed by the high potential […]

Ministry visiting

August is a honorable month for us , We were honored by the visit of His Excellency Dr. Hang Chuon Naron, Minister of Education, Youth and Sport. We enthusiastically hosted them a tour around the campus and demonstrated the class activities . There was a fruitful meeting after the visit. Once again It was a […]


Mr Hun Mengheing is currently a master degree students at the University of Easter Finland majoring in lifelong learning and adult education. He experienced in exchange program oversea. Coming to intern in Cambodia just to share his experience on how he has become who he is nowadays. His accidental arrival at VAAS School objected in […]

Chan Pagna / Technician

Chan Pagna is a student currently majoring in animation in a well-known educational establishment called Pivaut applied arts school in Nantes, France. He worked at VAAS during his summer vacation as a technician and helped organize the one-month teachers’ training session. This is his the second training session he provides for VAAS in a wide […]