Art & Culture
Exhibition opens at Berlin’s animal anatomy theater
Special exhibition ‘Acting animals: Parasitology between ecology and economy’ was opened at Animal Anatomy Theater of the Humboldt University in Berlin on February 6.
Exhibition ‘Mongolia is far and near’ opens
On February 5, on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Joint Russian-Mongolian Integrated Biological Expedition of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Academy of Sciences of Mongolia, the exhibition ‘Mongolia is far and near’ was opened at the State Darwin Museum. The organizers are the State Darwin Museum and the A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russian Academy of Sciences.
Gobi-Ugtaal soum promotes practice of making airag in khokhuur in 2020
Gobi-Ugtaal soum of Dundgobi aimag called for its herders to make airag in khokhuur (cowhide vessel) and encouraged businesses engaged in the production and preparation of khokhuur and hides in 2019.
Mongolia participates in Asia Destination Film Forum in Bangkok
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. His Excellency Mr. Tserenbat Namsrai, Minister of Environment and Tourism of Mongolia led the Mongolian delegation to the 2nd Asia Destination Film Forum held in Bangkok, Thailand on 30 January 2020.
Make-up artist O.Onontungalag to collaborate with BTS
Make-up artist O.Onontungalag lives in the U.S. and she works as a make-up artist of many celebrities such as Drake, Chris Brown, Meghan Trainor, The Weeknd, Tyga, G-Eazy, Lana Del Rey and Khalid.
‘Genghis Khan: Bringing the Legend to Life’ exhibition opens in the U.S.
Presented in Kansas City for the first time, this world tour exhibition features more than 300 spectacular objects, including rare and sophisticated weapons and a formidable array of swords, bows, arrows, saddles and armor.
Composer Kh.Altangerel’s work to be performed at the international music festival
Mongolian composer Kh.Altangerel’s work will be performed at the concert of young composers to be held within the IV International Music Festival that will be organized on February 23-29 in Sakha, Russia.
Contemporary artist J.Anunaran to conduct her exhibition in Irkutsk Oblast
Contemporary Mongolian artist J.Anunaran is to open her exhibition entitled ‘The Love’, which comprised of her 15 works, on January 31 at Gallery of V.Bronshteyn of Irkutsk Oblast of the Russian Federation.
Bone spoons found to have been used by Ancient Mongolians 3,800 years ago
Spoons are said to have been used during the time of ancient Egypt, and the Shang dynasty as early as 4,000 years ago. In correlation with the matter, it has been found that ancient Mongolians used to make spoons out of bones, which traces back at least 3,800 years ago, from the findings discovered by a research team of the Archeology Department of Ulaanbaatar State University.
International Mongolian Studies Symposium takes place in Vienna
The International Mongolian Studies Symposium took place in Vienna on January 23-24, 2020.
B.Baatar attends ASC Outstanding Achievement Awards
Cinematographer B.Baatar attended the 34th American Society of Cinematographers Outstanding Achievement Awards held in Los Angeles, USA on January 25 upon an invitation from the US side.
Tickets but VIP packages for the Hu’s Europe & UK tour sell out
Tickets for the tour that have been in high demand sold out, but VIP upgrades are still available on the band’s official website.
Art exhibition on archaeological research made in Bulgan aimag on display
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. An exhibition ‘Sierra of Creation’ by three outstanding artists of Mongolia, Tuguldur Yondonjamts, Munkhbolor Ganbold and Bat-Erdene Batchuluun is on public view at the Art Space 976 in Ulaanbaatar.
Artist T.Battogtokh opens scapula carving exhibition
Artist T.Battogtokh, who is well-known with his bone carvings, opened his exhibition named ‘Symphony of scapulas’ at Khan Gallery yesterday.
High-wire artist to walk over Chuluut River Canyon
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolian circus actor M.Myagmarsaikhan is preparing to walk on a tightrope across the Chuluut River Canyon in Arkhangai aimag on June 25, 2020. He will be walking on 150-meter rope at height of 70 meters without a safety net or a harness.
The ‘Hu’ band to take part in 'Epicenter' festival
Mongolian rock band The ‘Hu’ will participate in ‘Epicenter’ Festival, which will bring together metal music stars in North California, USA on May 1-3.
Camel - the Celestial Creature festival to be held in Bayankhongor aimag
‘Camel – the Celestial Creature’ camel festival is to take place for the 18th year in Bogd soum of Bayankhongor aimag on January 25-26.
Altai Nomads Festival to take place for the second year
On February 22-24, the Altai Nomads Festival 2020 winter tourism event will be organized at a site called Khoilogt Enger around Bukhun Mountain in Ulgii city of Bayan-Ulgii aimag.
Photo album telling 36-year history of Ulaanbaatar city launched
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A photography album ‘Ulaanbaatar - 1983’ by Japanese photographer Sugiyama Teruzo launched today, January 15 at the Mongol-Japan Center in Ulaanbaatar city.
Best participants of photo competition ‘My memory of Japan’ awarded
An award-presenting ceremony of a photo competition titled ‘‘My memory of Japan’, which was co-organized by the Embassy of Japan in Mongolia, New Juulchin Tours, Canon Mongolia, Ajisen ramen restaurant and the Union of Mongolian Photographers, took place on January 10 in Gegeenten cinema.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund