Art & Culture
‘The Sun over the Placid World’ art festival to take place in Dundgobi
‘The Sun over the Placid World’ art festival will be held at the first open-air theater of Mongolia in the Ikh Gazriin Chuluu Nature Reserve, Gurvansaikhan soum, Dundgobi aimag from August 9 to 11.
‘Classical Melody’ orchestra concert to take place at the bank of Kherlen River
Dornod aimag announced the year of 2019 as the year to support tourism. In its framework, a decision has been made to annually organize the orchestra concert, ‘Classical Melody’, by the Musical Drama Theatre of the aimag at the ‘Nairamdal’ park near the bank of Kherlen River on August 4 from this year on.
Honored Artist D.Altankhuyag judging at high-level int’l competition
The first Xiamen International Ballet Competition is being held in Fujian, China between July 30 and August 4.
Mongolian dancer wins 1st place at international dance competition
Young artist and dancer of the Mongolian Grand Theatre of National Arts B.Erdenebayar performed a traditional folk dance of Ukraine in the ethnic dance division of the 16th Seoul International Dance Competition 2019, and won the first place. The international dance competition took place in Seoul, Republic of Korea on July 19-24.
‘Mongolians of the World’ children’s folk art festival takes place
In aims of passing on and promoting the great folk art repertoire to Mongolian children and the next generations, developing their talent and skills, doing a joint performance, developing a sense of pride in the traditional culture, arts and heritage, and enhancing cultural exchange, the annual ‘Mongolians of the World’ children’s folk art festival took place for the second year on July 22-23.
Mongolian and Inner Mongolian children's paintings displayed
A joint paintings exhibition ‘Friendship’ by Mongolian and Inner Mongolian children was opened on July 25 at ‘Ord’ gallery of the Junior Center for Creative Arts.
'Timeless' exhibition on display
'Timeless' solo exhibition of artist Ts.Battur is on display at 976 Art Gallery.
Dariganga silver art exhibition on display
On the occasion of the 95th anniversary of the establishment of museum in Mongolia and the 70tth anniversary of the Ethnographic Museum of Sukhbaatar aimag, an exhibition of Dariganga style silver items titled ‘Precious heritage’ opened at the National Museum of Mongolia.
‘Friendship road 1949-2019’ exhibition conducted
Dedicated to the 70th anniversary of Ulaanbaatar Railway JVC, an exhibition entitled ‘Friendship road 1949-2019’ has been conducted on July 13-20 in Irkutsk, Russia.
Opera singer D.Erdene-Ochir takes third place at int’l competition in Italy
Lead singer of the National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet of Mongolia, tenor D.Erdene-Ochir won third place in the 33rd International Competition for Pianists and Opera Singers Francesco Paolo Neglia.
The Hu to tour North America
‘The Hu’, a hunnu rock band from Mongolia, yesterday announced the concert dates for its North American tour.
Mongolian sculptor wins first place at international sand sculpture contest
On July 13, Mongolian sculptor Ts.Munkh-Erdene took first place at the International Sand Sculpture Festival held in Kalmar, Sweden.
I.Daniel: I wish Mongolians to preserve and safeguard this big culture and customs
More than 100 thousand tourists or the highest number of tourists come to Mongolia during national Naadam festival.
‘Mongolian pride’ exhibition opens
Photo exhibition titled ‘Mongolian pride’ opened on the occasion of the 2228th anniversary of the Statehood, 813th anniversary of the Great Mongol Empire, 98th anniversary of the People’s Revolution and Naadam festival.
‘Playtime’ festival held for 18th year
‘Playtime’, the annual international music festival, was held for the 18th year on July 5-7 at Mongol Shiltgeen in Gachuurt Village of Ulaanbaatar. Founded in 2002, the festival aims to promote new artists and develop modern music culture.
Mongolians in the UK celebrate Naadam for 20th year
Mongolians in the UK celebrated the Naadam Festival on July 7 in Wimbledon Common in London city.
International folk art festival to take place in Khentii aimag
The ‘Chinggis Festival’ international folk art festival will be held in Chinggis city, Khentii aimag on July 24-25.
Pop Opera Live Concert to take place
Mongolia’s top opera and pop opera singers will give pop opera live concert named ‘Best of Classic’ at the State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet at 7 pm on July 13.
Bard E.Baatarjav becomes Cultural Envoy
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Battsetseg presented a Certificate of Cultural Envoy to bard, horsehead fiddle player, throat singer E.Baatarjav.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund