Art & Culture
Miss Mongolia S. Nandin wins Silver medal at Miss Earth 2022 Talent Competition
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The eco delegate of Mongolia Nandin Sergelen won the Silver medal at the Eco Group Talent Competition under the framework of Miss Earth 2022, held in the Rotary Club of Quezon Avenue Central, Philippines on November 25, 2022.
The HU named UNESCO Artist for Peace
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. This Friday, 25 November, Audrey Azoulay, Director-General of UNESCO, will name the Mongolian heavy metal band The HU as UNESCO Artist for Peace at a ceremony at the Organization's Headquarters.
Bringing the arts to you! ACM Membership Campaign 2022-2023
ACM is one of the first NGOs of its kind in the country. Its activities include supporting Mongolian art institutions and individual artists through programs for promoting international exchanges, raising public interest and awareness about Mongolian arts and culture, building the capacity of artists and administrators at Mongolian art institutions, and initiating art education and cultural heritage programs through advocating a close collaboration between private and public sectors. ACM mainly covers three program areas: Arts, Cultural Heritage, and Development.
The first ballet competition “Mongolian Grand Prix” selected the leading ballet dancers and team
The State Opera and Ballet Academic Theater (SOBAT) organized the first "Mongolian Grand Prix" ballet competition, announced the winners, and awarded them.
Exhibition displaying rock art in Mongolia opens
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Institute of Archaeology of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences, the Ministry of Education and Science and the National Museum of Mongolia jointly opened a special exhibition, “The Ancient Rock Arts.”
Borjigon horse-head fiddle placed in Theater Museum of Mongolia
The Borjigon horse-head fiddle, which dates back to the 17th century, was brought back to its homeland and placed in the Mongolian Theater Museum.
Best 100 artworks of Handcrafters selected
Within the “Cultural and Creative Month” campaign, an exhibition of more than 2,000 handcrafters’ works was displayed, and the best 100 artworks were selected and awarded.
Event on opportunities and solutions to support and develop the traditional handicrafts organized
For the purpose of the cultural and creative month campaign, the Ministry of Culture and the Small and Medium Enterprises and Services Support Center /Capital City-Owned Enterprise/ jointly organized the complex event “Opportunities and solutions to support and develop traditional handicrafts of cultural product manufacturers” for the second year.
National Museum of Mongolia to display its best exhibits in “Tsonjin Boldog” complex
The National Museum of Mongolia will present a special exhibition, “Mongolian Traditional Housecraft and Culture,” from the 5th of this month in collaboration with the “Tsonjin Boldog” Chinggis Khan Statue Complex, a tourist center visited by many domestic and foreign tourists.
Ground-breaking ceremony held for Museum of Tonyukuk the Wise
In 2018, an agreement was signed for the establishment of the Museum of Tonyukuk the Wise as part of the Development Cooperation Agreement between the governments of Mongolia and the Republic of Turkiye.
MoU established between Ministries of Culture of Mongolia and Turkiye
Minister of Culture of Mongolia Ch. Nomin today met with Minister of Culture and Tourism of Turkiye Mehmet Ersoy, President of the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TIKA) Serkan Kayalar and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkiye to Mongolia Zafer Ates.
Intellectual Intelligence Museum registered in “Guinness World Records 2023” book
The Intellectual Intelligence Museum of Mongolia is recorded in the new edition of the “Guinness World Records 2023” book and selected as the museum with the largest collection of chess sets in the world.
Joint exhibition of artists on display
Foremost Cultural Figure and a member of the Union of Mongolian Artists, Z. Tumenjargal and artist B. Bayartsengel opened a joint exhibition at the gallery of the Ministry of Culture.
80th birth anniversary of film director B. Baljinnyam to be commemorated
This year marks the 80th birth anniversary of Mongolia’s State Prize Laureate, Honored Artist, and famous film director B. Baljinnyam and the 30th anniversary of his famous film “Under the Power of the Eternal Sky”.
Opening ceremony of ‘Chinggis Khaan’ museum took place
‘Chinggis Khaan’ museum exposing 2,000 years of Mongolia’s history of kings, nobles, nomads people, and their statehood from the Mongol Empire to the beginning of the XX century, opened its door and held the Nine White Banners ceremony.
"Chinggis Khaan" museum to open to the public on October 11
The Museum of Chinggis Khaan, built on the location of the Natural History Museum, will open to the public on October 11, 2022.
Morin Khuur Ensemble appointed as Cultural Envoy of Mongolia
Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia, Mr. Munkhjin Batsumber presented the Morin Khuur Ensemble with the certificate of Cultural Envoy of Mongolia on October 1st.
International calligraphy exhibition ‘Uyanga’ opens in Ulaanbaatar
The ninth international calligraphy exhibition ‘Uyanga’ is opened at the ‘Bichig Soyol’ gallery of the Union of Mongolian Artists /UMA/
President Khurelsukh sends souvenir to UNESCO
In the frame of the ‘Mongolian Cultural Days’ that is held in the French Republic on September 20-23, the artists of the National Theater of Mongolia will be presenting their performance named ‘Legend of the Nomads’ at the UNESCO headquarters
Mongolian Cultural Days successfully held in France
During the ‘Mongolian Cultural Days’ in France, ‘Legend of Nomads’ concert of the Mongolian Grand Theatre of National Arts held on September 23 at the UNESCO Headquarters, on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of Mongolia’s accession to UNESCO.