Art & Culture
D.Shurentsetseg wins at Miss Auto D’Elligance 2019
Mongolian Miss D.Shurentsetseg became the winner of ‘Miss Auto D’Elligance 2019’, which promotes automotive industry to collect donation for good deeds.
Young artists triumph over World Duo Performing Arts Competition
Talented Mongolian artists G.Altangerel and G.Nomuun won the prize for special performance at the 19th World Duo Performing Arts Festival that took place in Seoul, Republic of Korea on November 6-10.
Choijin Lama Temple Museum is on the World Monuments Watch 2020
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The World Monuments Fund included Choijin Lama Temple Museum in the 2020 World Monuments Watch, one among 25 iconic and monumental sites of great historical significance and contemporary social impact.
Polish pianist Aleksandra Swigut to perform in Ulaanbaatar
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 101st anniversary of Polish Independence, a concert by Polish pianist Aleksandra Swigut will be staged at the Mongolian State Philharmonic in Ulaanbaatar on November 14. She will perform works of Polish composer Frédéric Chopin and famous Mongolian composers S.Gonchigsumlaa and B.Sharav.
Over 50 works of Buryat artists put on display
At the invitation of the Mongol art gallery, renowned Buryat artists Evgeny Bolsoboev, Chingiz Shonkhorov, and Bayaskhalan Bazarov are staging their exhibition in Mongolia for the first time.
Exhibition dedicated to late poet B.Lkhagvasuren by his grandson opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Artist of the Union of Mongolian Artists and grandson of Mongolian late prominent poet of Mongolia Lkhagvasuren Bavuu, R.Sengum is staging his first exhibition ‘White Fog’ at the MN Art Gallery. More than 40 works showcasing natural landscapes are on display at his exhibition, which, he says, is dedicated to his loving grandfather.
Mongolian ‘Giselle’ to perform in the S.Korea’s stage
A ballet ‘Giselle’ by A.Adana will be co-performed by ballet dancers of the National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet of Mongolia and ‘Wise Ballet Theatre’ of the Republic of Korea.
New Zealand magazine publishes works by Mongolian poets
Works by Mongolian poets have been featured in the 16th Volume of the Catalyst Literary Arts Journal of New Zealand.
Mongolian circus artists to perform at Cirque Phénix in Paris
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A Mongolian artists composed of more than 40 circus artists and dancers, musicians and singer from Mongolian Grand Theater of National Art are going to take part in the circus show by world-famous French circus ‘Cirque Phénix’. The performance commemorating the 20th anniversary of the ‘Cirque Phénix’ will be staged from 23 November until February 11, 2020 in Paris France.
Russian film week kicks off in Ulaanbaatar
A Russian film week, ‘Russian renaissance’ kicked off on November 6 at the Russian Center for Science and Culture in Ulaanbaatar.
Women's Art Network joint exhibition to be staged in Ulaanbaatar
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Five women artists from Mongolia, Japan, and the Netherlands are coming together, combining their strengths, resources, and networks, to showcase their support for gender equality and women's development, through a joint art exhibition.
Little ballerinas bring medals from Russia
Young ballet dancers of Mongolia successfully participated in theWorld Ballet Grand Prix – Moscow held at the Bolshoi Theatre on October 28-31.
‘Weirdness of the Khaan’ exhibition opens
‘Weirdness of the Khaan’ exhibition in honor of the 150th birthday of Bogd Khan, the 8th Javzandamba Khutagt, opened today, on November 1, at the Bogd Khan Palace Museum.
Mongolian circus artists win silver trophy at International Circus Festival
Mongolian circus performers won silver trophy at the 17th China Wuqiao International Circus Festival that took place on October 25-30 in Wuqiao county, China.
‘Culture and Arts Management in Mongolia’ program successfully completes
In the framework of the partnership with the Institute of Media Studies at FU Berlin of Germany with the support of the Culture and Arts Support Fund of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, an advanced-level professional development exchange program for young leaders in culture and arts administration and management was organized in the cities of Ulaanbaatar and Berlin in September and October.
Guinness record set for the most number of people performing throat singing
On October 30, local council and governor’s office of Khovd aimag and the World Association of Throat Singing organized an event to set a Guinness world record with Mongolia’s precious traditional cultural heritage, throat singing.
'Ten Thousand Horses of Steppe' festival approaching
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. ‘Ten Thousand Horses of Steppe – 2019’ festival to promote the lifestyle of Mongolian herders and preserve intangible cultural heritage is to begin on November 1 in Batnorov soum of Khentii aimag to run for three days.
‘Golden Autumn-2019’ croquis exhibition on display
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. From October 25 to 31, second annual croquis exhibition ‘Golden Autumn-2019’ co-organized by the Mongolian National Art Gallery and Mongolian Fine Arts Association is on public view within the framework of the Free Space project by the government's Culture and Arts Department.
‘Genghis Khan’ exhibition opens in Kansas
The ‘Genghis Khan’ exhibition about the Mongol Empire as well as the Great Khan of the Empire and his descendants has officially opened in Kansas City in the U.S. state of Missouri on October 23.