Art & Culture
Portraits of Mongolian queen consorts on display
The National Library of Mongolia and National Central Library of Taiwan are jointly organizing an exhibition titled ‘Treasures from Taiwan’ for the second time.
The HU to perform at Coachella-2022
World’s one of the most famous music festivals – Coachella will be held on April 15-17 and 22-24 in California, the United States.
Exhibition for the 30th anniversary of adoption of democratic constitution opens
An exhibition titled ‘The Constitution of Mongolia-30 years’ has been opened today at the National Museum of Mongolia on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the adoption of the democratic Constitution of Mongolia.
Musical theater of Uvurkhangai renovated
The musical theater of Uvurkhangai aimag went under a major renovation of around MNT 400 million last year.
Winners of 25th ‘Foremost Traditional Script Writers of Mongolia’ awarded
The annual national contest ‘Foremost Traditional Script Writers of Mongolia-2021’ was successfully organized by the MONTSAME National News Agency’s ‘Khumuun Bichig’ newspaper for the 25th year and selected its bests in seven categories. The awards ceremony was held yesterday at the Mongolian Fine Arts Gallery.
Wooden crafts tracing back to 18th-20th centuries presented
On January 3, a special exhibition presenting the wooden crafts used for religious purposes in the former Dalai Choinkhor van khoshuu of Sain Noyon Khan aimag was opened at the National Museum of Mongolia on the occasion of the 140th birth anniversary of Tsedensonom Gempildorj - a descendent of Chinggis Khaan and Governor of Dalai Choinkhor.
Blue Pearl ice festival to take place for 21st year
The Blue Pearl annual ice festival will be organized for the 21st year on March 2-5 in Khuvsgul aimag.
History in Yuan Dynasty first shown in ‘Khutulun Princess’ film
A Mongolian film "Khutulun Princess-In search for the Golden Sutra", co-production between the ‘Shuuder’ production and Voo broadcasting and media production company has released in theaters from December 3.
Mongolian circus artists perform in France
The ANGELS Mongolian Modern Circus Theatre that presented ‘Nomad’ successfully performed the show, which depicts nomadic culture and life in a contemporary style combining circus, theater, dance, music, and folk arts, at Cirque Phenix again.
New cultural heritage theater to be established
On December 17, the National Center for Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture, the Arts Council of Mongolia, and Rio Tinto Mongolia signed a tripartite cooperation agreement to promote cultural heritage.
USD 172 thousand approved for project to preserve Biyelgee
The Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization is holding its 16th session in Paris, France on December 13-18.
‘Morin Khuur’ short film screened at Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival
In aims of promoting Mongolian cinematography and traditional heritage, the short film ‘Morin Khuur (The Horsehead Fiddle)’ directed by Joshua Sternlicht was screened for the very first time for the audience of Thailand and the South East Asian region during the annual Bangkok ASEAN Film Festival organized by the Ministry of Culture of Thailand.
Best works of ‘Climate change impact and desertification’ short film contest selected
The winners of the short film competition announced under the theme ‘Climate change impact and desertification’ within the framework of the ‘One billion trees’ nationwide campaign have been selected.
Restoration works required for 140 historical buildings in Ulaanbaatar
Researchers highlighted that it has become necessary to restore historical buildings during a discussion held on December 8. The Choijin Lama Temple Museum organized a discussion under the topic, ‘Current state of restoration for historical buildings, and its future’ at the Museum of Chinggis Khaan in aims of accelerating the studies being carried out on restoring historical buildings, discussing the policies implemented on the buildings’ restoration and making an assessment, and promoting historical heritage and its current state.
Mongolian anthology published in Bengali language
A Mongolian anthology has recently been published in the Bengali language by Indian poet Amarendra Chakravorty..
‘Xiongnu: New Archeological Discoveries’ special exhibition opens
On November 30, ‘Xiongnu: New Archeological Discoveries’ special exhibition was opened at the National Museum of Mongolia.
Cultural and Creative Industry Forum takes place
‘Cultural and Creative Industry’ national forum was held at the State House on November 30 as the conclusion of the ‘Month of Cultural Creativity’ campaign conducted by the Ministry of Culture.
Baritone Ch.Badral takes second place at international competition
Mongolian opera singer Ch.Badral won second place at the Queen Sonja International Music Competition 2021 held in Oslo, Norway. This year, 501 artists from 63 countries took part in the biennial competition.
Cultural and arts projects to be carried out with Russia
Deputy Minister of Culture M.Batbayar held a meeting with Minister-Counsellor of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in Mongolia Sergey A. Kraminzev and Director of the Russian Cultural Centre in Ulaanbaatar Amgalan Bazarkhandaev.
German Ambassador presents book on Kharkhorum archeological research
On November 18, Foreign Policy Advisor to the President of Mongolia E.Odbayar, Education, Science, and Technology Policy Advisor to the President of Mongolia Ch.Lodoiravsal held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Mongolia Jörn Rosenberg and representatives of the joint Mongolian-German archeological research team that conducted research works in Orkhon Valley.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years