Morn Chear was born in Kampot Province, Cambodia in 1988 in a small, subsistence rice farming village. Morn is a successful, multitalented visual and performing artist. He is an accomplished contemporary dancer, singer and visual artist proficient in illustration, painting, drawing, and printmaking. His work often depicts scenes from his everyday life before and after an electrical shock accident cost him both of his arms in his early 20s. He recently relocated to Siem Reap with his wife and is pursuing his art career through Open Studio Cambodia.