Contributor: Bruno Friedel

Bruno Friedel is an environmental and social policy researcher with a focus on housing and urban change. After working on urban sustainability at LSE Cities in London and as a housing adviser to the Victorian State Government, he is now based in Phnom Penh. Bruno is a visiting research fellow at Future Forum - a think tank generating new ideas for Cambodia.

Forgotten Lessons: Vann Molyvann and the New Khmer Architecture School 

Vann Molyvann, the most prolific architect of modern Cambodia, forged buildings that respected the natural flow of water, air and light. Researcher and urbanist Bruno Friedel, walks us through some of his key projects in Phnom Penh, and interrogates the legacy they have left behind. Vann Molyvann left a Cambodia plunged into political crisis and […]