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Dome architecture workshop @ ITC

SocialCompass receives a grant from the Toyota Foundation and is proceeding with a project mapping project in Myanmar, Cambodia. Following that, on September 7th (Friday) – 8th (Saturday) at the Cambodia Institute of Technology (ITC), we conducted a dome production workshop under the guidance of a polar architect Mr. YUSUKE MURAKAMI. Twenty-five students from the Department of Architecture participated in the workshop. Illustration of a planet or alien which drawn by a child or student of Cambodia, Myanmar, Laos at the all-around projector specially created by a media artist, Mr. HIKARU HONGU who also went to the completed dome with EcoCityProject And animation were projected. This time, we will invite…

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Three countries animation workshops

SocialCompass did animation workshops caravan at August. We visited around to Cambodia, Myanmar, and Laos. Compared with Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, etc., these three countries are still in a backward country. There is no animation school. Although it is not yet a country with abundant opportunities for digital education, however, it is not dyed in Japanese content, and motivation of participants is high. Everyone’s fun to challenge new things. Each workshop held this time separately. In Phnom Penh, Cambodia, DigiCon6 Asia co-hosted by TBS and TVK (Cambodia National Broadcasting) in Cambodia Information Ministry. In Yangon, Myanmar, we had workshops at Net Zero Village Art School and Japan Culture House, support by…

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We held the animation workshop at day care center for seniors!

We have been doing animation workshops, which were mainly held for children and students in Southeast Asia. However we tried it for the users of day care center for seniors in Japan first in this time. At the beginning, those who said that “I can not paint a picture” were finally painted a lot. The workshop gave us a lot of learning. We will introduce the video of the workshop soon. Please have a look at it! We sincerely appreciate the cooperation of Tsukui day care center for seniors.

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AsiAnimation@SiemReap

We received a grant from the Japan Foundation Asia Center, Phnom Penh and we held an animation workshop at SmallArtSchool in Siem Reap, Cambodia for two days from 16th and 17th December 2017. I had four workshops in two days and children made stopmotion animation and digital animation! Especially on the second day the workshop held at Angkor Krau village in the outskirts of Siem Reap is a workshop aimed at children from 4 to 10 years old who do not know the animation, in the non electrified area where there is no television at home did. At first it felt reckless to make animation for children who do not…

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TBS DigiCon6Asia in Japan

SocialCompass supported Khmer young animator, who come from the country-side (Battam Bong) to be a part in Digicon6 ASIA competition in Tokyo, which produced by TBS. It’s really means a lost to him (CambodianRepresenter) with new experiences to see the big city, new people from #ASIA, inspirations of other animation, especially the chance show Khmer animation to the Asia country. We would like to express our deepest thanks for the sponsors, and especially to TBS. See you again in next year.