Art & Culture
Embassy to Vietnam holds cultural event
On October 20, the Embassy of Mongolia in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam organized a cultural event for representatives of around 20 countries from the diplomatic corps in Hanoi, Vietnam, at its building.
“The Wasabies” to work as envoy of children with Down syndrome
“The Wasabies” Mongolian girl group has been selected as an envoy of Down Syndrome Association of Mongolia (DSAM).
Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival opens
The 12th edition of Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival launched on October 19 at Tengis Cinema with an opening film inspired by a novel “Bedridden” written by author G.Ayurzana.
“ХҮН+С” exhibition on display
An exhibition entitled “Хүн+C” dedicated to the World Food Day is being presented free of charge at the Zanabazar Fine Arts Museum. It will be open for the public until October 22.
“The Woman” being nominated in Fusion International Film Festivals
“The Woman” created by “Mongol Films Distribution” Company and “Choi Hainzan” Film has been selected in competition section of Fusion International Film Festivals to nominate for multi-awards section.
Exhibition features rare books and works written in Mongolian script
A rare book and Mongolian script reading hall was opened yesterday at the library of the National University of Mongolia (NUM), expanding its scope of service.
12th Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival to take place
The 12th Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival (UBIFF) will take place in Ulaanbaatar on October 19-25, reports the Arts Council of Mongolia.
‘Mandala – Secret Tantric Temple’ exhibition opens in Ruse, Bulgaria
Embassy of Mongolia in Bulgaria in collaboration with the Ruse local government and the Honorary Consulate of Mongolia in Ruse opened ‘Mandala – Secret Tantric Temple’ photo exhibition on October 6.
A bowl that “gives birth”
One of the valuable artifacts being kept at the Ethnographic Museum of Sukhbaatar aimag is the bowl that “gives birth”. It is named as such due to how you can discover a smaller bowl inside of it by removing the lid at the bottom.
E.Amartuvshin to sing at La Scala theater
Honored Artists of Mongolia E.Amartuvshin will perform at La Scala opera house in Milan, Italy.
‘Asia expedition’ exhibition in Izmir
The ‘Asia expedition’ exhibition by the Turkish photographers Cemal Gülas and Seçıl Ikız was opened on October 2 in Izmir, Turkey.
Filmmakers highlight necessity of government investment in Mongolian film arts
The time has come for the state to pay attention to the field of film arts in Mongolia, highlighted the participants of the conference, ‘Mongolian film arts 2020’, that took place on October 1.
Abai — Legacy of World Literature
This year Kazakhstan celebrates the 175th anniversary of Abai. His popularity in our country is undeniable. The Kazakh people respect Abai and are proud of him. Abai's memory is kept at the state level. His written works are studied at schools and universities. The Kazakh literature has a separate direction of studies - Abai studying.
Mongolian ger to be displayed at Tokyo Tower
69th Yokozuna Hakuho M.Davaajargal will promote Mongolia through the display of a full carved Mongolian ger (traditional dwelling) with 8 walls on the threshold of Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Khuraldai Falconry Festival to take place
Ministry of Environment and Tourism in collaboration with the Capital City Tourism Department will organize the second Khuraldai Falconry Festival on October 3 at Chinggis Khaan Khuree Camp.
‘Uchirtai Gurvan Tolgoi’ to open 58th season of Opera and Ballet Theater
The State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet is to open its 58th season. An opera ‘Uchirtai Gurvan Tolgoi (Three Dramatic Characters)’ opera by B. Damdinsuren and a ballet ‘Uiliin Gurvan Tolgoi (Three Hills of Misfortune)’ by J. Mend-Amar will be the season-openers on October 3 and 4.
National Art Gallery to have new home
At the cabinet's regular meeting on September 30, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh assigned tasks to relevant minister, agencies, and municipal officials to solve the issues faced by cultural organizations.
Instruments of Symphony Orchestra and Morin Khuur Ensemble to be replaced
At its regular meeting on September 30, the Cabinet decided to take out MNT 1.8 billion from the Government Reserve Fund for the replacement of musical instruments of the State Philharmonic Orchestra and MNT 200 million for the Morin Khuur Ensemble.
Remember Me wins Best Director Award at international festival
Remember Me Mongolian film based on true story won the Award for Best Director at the International British Film Festival.
State Philharmonic Orchestra instruments to be replaced with MNT 2 billion
On September 28, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh, Minister of Culture S.Chuluun, MP, Chair of the Parliamentary Standing Committee of Education, Culture, Science and Sports J.Munkhbat, MP B.Jargalmaa, State Secretary of the Ministry of Culture G.Erdenebat and other officials visited the Mongolian State Philharmonic Orchestra.
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
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership