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McDermott Gallery

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McDermott Gallery

The primary works on display are starkly beautiful images of the Temples, primarily Angkor Wat... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
Tim R
Fort Worth
Something different and special to do after seeing the temples

John was that something a bit different we were looking for. We had a small group of guests in Siem... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
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Dedicated to fine art photography of Asia, McDermott Gallery was founded in 2004 by photographer John McDermott. The New York Times called him the Ansel Adams of Angkor, writing that "McDermott's pictures are not just beautiful but iconic...more
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

The primary works on display are starkly beautiful images of the Temples, primarily Angkor Wat, taken several years ago and in the absence of crowds. If you are fortunate enough to meet the owner/photographer he can fill you in on the images you select

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Tim R
Reviewed 4 April 2018

John was that something a bit different we were looking for. We had a small group of guests in Siem Reap, all of whom had been to Angkor before. We had John take some pictures of our group in the morning at a temple and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Alwaysinm0ti0n
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We discovered McDermott's amazing photographs on the walls of the National Museum in Phnom Penh and were happy to find his gallery in Siem Reap. Bought two beautifully made Angkor photo books and had them sent at almost no cost to our address in the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Edith B
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

The gallery is rather smaller than I expected, but contain awesome photos taken by McDermott before Angkor complex was touristy. Finish your tours and then pass by this small gallery to see how the temples look like without people around.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Gio F
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Im not expert on art paintings but I have to say that our experience here was fabulous! Portraits were mesmerizing. Im glad we spent a few hours here. I hope it inspired my daughter.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Jibs M
Reviewed 12 January 2018

We 'bumped' into this art gallery one evening when we were strolling around Siem Reap. Truly fabulous photographs of the various Angkor temples. We highly righly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Paula M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Decided to visit this place as I read about it in NYT article on Siam Reap. The place is within a walking distance from the bar street or Siam Reap. The gallery itself is quite small, so you shouldn't reserve too much time for the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Johannes K
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Went looking for contemporary art galleries in Siem Reap and found John McDermott's gallery. Beautiful infrared photos of several of the local Temples capture a feeling of quiet which is hard to get when visiting the temples filled with fellow travellers. There are 2 galleries-...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank mitchsf
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Honestly walking around Siem Reap can be a very hot experience in the sense that the sun literally bears down on us. So when you see something like this, cool n quiet n elegant, it is such a nice haven to run to and then...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank elfin27
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The first 3 days I'd biked & hiked through the city-temples of Angkor. Day 4 I happened to swing by this Art Gallery (walk in, free admissions) and it really cemented all the experiences I'd gathered; to be honest, more than the National Museum down...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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