Thierry Zéphir

Thierry Zéphir is head of research at the National Museum of Asian Arts, the Musée Guimet, in Paris, and also a professor at the École du Louvre, where he teaches courses on India and the countries of the Indianised world. Since 1991 he has regularly taught students in the Faculty of Archaeology in Phnom Penh. He is the author of various books and scholarly articles, including Khmer: Lost Empire of Cambodia. In 1997 he curated the international exhibition: Sculpture of Angkor and Ancient Cambodia – Millennium of Glory.