Art & Culture
Joint contemporary dance of professional dancers and dancers in wheelchair to be performed
Joint contemporary dance concert of professional dancers and dancers in wheelchair is to be performed in Mongolia for the first time.
Russia's Alexandrov Ensemble performs in Ulaanbaatar
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Within the framework of the 80th-anniversary celebration of the Victory of the Khalkhiin Gol Battle, the 132-member Alexandrov Ensemble of the Russian armed forces conducted by Colonel G.K.Sachenyuk, Honored Cultural Worker of Russia and Artistic Director and Senior conductor performed at the central square of Ulaanbaatar on August 28.
The American Hip Hop Program ‘Next Level’ comes to Mongolia
The U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar is partnering with Universal Zulu Nation – Mongolia to organize Next Level in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia from September 16-27, 2019.
Donald Trump’s eldest son travels through Mongolia
The eldest son of President of the United States Donald John Trump Jr. has come to Mongolia for a private trip with his son at the beginning of last week.
Mongolian horse culture promoted at international polo competition
The Embassy of Mongolia to the Swiss Confederation promoted for the second year Mongolian culture at the Jaeger-LeCoultre Polo Masters Geneva tournament, held in Geneva, Switzerland on August 25.
Russian military ensemble to perform at Sukhbaatar Square
On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Victory of Khalkhin Gol Battle, the Alexandrov Ensemble, commonly known as the Red Army Choir, will arrive Mongolia on August 26 and perform at Sukhbaatar Square on August 28.
‘Mongolia Today’ photo exhibition on display
The summary exhibition of photographers engaged in ‘Mongolia Today’ program co*organized by MONTSAME News Agency and the United Association of Mongolian Photographers opened on August 21 at the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum.
Workshop for art experts takes place
Renowned German art historians Prof. Dr. Raimund Stecker and Dr. Gregor Jansen arrived in Ulaanbaatar at the invitation of the Cultural Envoy of Mongolia, Oyuntuya Oyunjargal and the Arts and Media Project Management and Consulting NGO to conduct workshop for national professionals of art sector.
Cultural events to be held for diplomatic anniversary of Mongolia and China
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. A plan to celebrate the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relation between Mongolia and China was signed by the heads of state of Mongolia and China during the Belt and Road Forum held last April. A series of humanitarian and cultural events will be held on from August 30 to September 6 in Ulaanbaatar city. Today, on August 21, officials from the Chinese side presented about the planned events.
Foreign Minister meets German art historians
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar met with German art historian, Artistic Director of the Kunsthalle Düsseldorf exhibition hall in Germany Gregor Jansen and Vice President of the University of Fine Arts Essen (HBK Essen), art historian, Prof. Raimund Stecker.
Mongolian artist attends world’s largest Khuumei Festival
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. In Kyzyl, the capital city of the Tuva Republic of Russia, “Khoomei in the center of Asia” international festival was held for three days and concluded on August 19. Throat singers from Russia, China, Mongolia, USA, Finland, France and Japan gathered for the festival. Representing Mongolia, artist, head of the World Khuumei Association D.Khosbayar attended the festival.
Studies on Nicholas Roerich and his works to be enhanced
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On August 16, a second international conference "Roerichs and Mongolia” started at the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum.
‘Japan Festival in Mongolia 2019’ to take place
The biggest event to promote Japanese culture in Mongolia ‘Japan Festival in Mongolia 2019’ will take place in Ulaanbaatar this weekend, on August 17-18.
Mongolian filmmakers participate in Locarno International Film Festival
Mongolian filmmakers are participating in the 72nd Locarno International Film Festival, which is being organized in Locarno, Switzerland between August 7 and 17.
‘Treasures of Chinggis Khaan descendants’ exhibition to open at Hermitage
Within the framework of ‘Mongolian heritage spread around the world’ project, an exhibition titled ‘Treasures of Chinggis Khaan descendants’ will open at the Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg, Russia in October.
‘Time flow’ exhibition of international artists on display
‘Time flow’ joint exhibition of international artists opened on August 7 at Khaan art gallery.
3000 traditional artists perform in Ikh Gazriin Chuluu
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Last weekend, an arts and cultural festival “The Sun over the Placid World” was successfully organized at the Ikh Gazriin Chuluu Nature Reserve in Gurvansaikhan soum, Dundgobi aimag. The Ikh Gazriin Chuluu is a large mountain of granite rock in the Gobi Desert famous for its remarkable shapes and figures. The festival involved three thousand traditional long song singers and horse head fiddle (musical instrument Morin Khuur) players.
MN 17 Art Gallery hosts ‘Art Fair-2019’
‘Art Fair 2019’ event launched at MN 17 art gallery on August 8. Latest works of all generations of national fine artists are displayed at the event.
Items found at Xiongnu burial site on display
An exhibition of items found during the excavations at the Xiongnu burial site in Bayan-Adarga soum of Khentii aimag within the ‘Mon-Sol’ scientific research project opened at the local Cultural center of Bayan-Adarga soum on August 8.
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