Art & Culture
Veins of the World to be shown in Germany
Veins of the World film by Mongolian director D.Byambasuren is coming to theaters in Germany this month.
B.Narandelger appointed as Cultural Ambassador of Mongolia
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Munkhjin presented a certificate of Cultural Ambassador of Mongolia to artist of Ulaanbaatar Ensemble, Leading Cultural Worker Narandelger Byambaa, who has been appointed to the role.
Mongolian contemporary art exhibition launched in Ankara
In commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the People’s Revolution in Mongolia, the Embassy of Mongolia in Ankara presents Mongolian Contemporary Art Exhibition in Panora Mall, Ankara on July 1-11, 2021.
‘Mongol Naadam’ exhibition on display at Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum
On July 1, the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum in Ulaanbaatar launched an exhibition under the theme ‘Mongol Naadam’, commemorating the 2230th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian Statehood and 100th anniversary of People’s Revolution of Mongolia
Mongolian stakeholders gather to discuss accessible documentary heritage for persons with disabilities
On 30 June 2021, a Stakeholder Meeting on Documentary Heritage in Accessible Formats was held in Mongolia, organized by the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO, with support of the UNESCO Beijing Cluster Office, in close consultation with the Ministry of Culture of Mongolia.
Artifacts discovered from Queen Consort Dondogdulam’s memorial being kept at Institute of Archeology
Artifacts and relics discovered from the Queen Consort Dondugdulam’s memorial are currently being kept in the collection of the Institute of Archeology at the Mongolian Academy of Sciences.
‘Russian classics on the Mongolian stage’ exhibition opens
On June 30, a photography exhibition themed ‘Russian classics on the Mongolian stage’ opened at the Russian Science and Culture Center in Ulaanbaatar at the initiative of the Ministry of Culture on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of People’s Revolution of Mongolia, and the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Russia.
The HU to tour across the U.S
The HU, a Mongolian rock band, announced the schedule of its U.S. tour.
Museum of Chinggis Khaan to display over 6,000 exhibits and artifacts
In April 2019, the Government of Mongolia made a decision to establish Chinggis Khaan Heritage and Cultural Institute responsible for promoting the legacy of Chinggis Khaan and his role in the history of Mongolia and the world, as well as for historical records and research of the XIII century.
Contortionist A.Uranbileg named as one of the best circus artists
Contortionist of the 'Ulaanbaatar Circus' A.Uranbileg is successfully participating in the circus competition – CirqueLife Project. The competition is being organized by ‘Cirque Life’ YouTube channel for the first time, involving over 100 participants from all over the world.
Parade of Winners int’l monodrama competition festival underway
Under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture, Parade of Winners international monodrama competition festival is being held online on June 21-24.
Veins of the World showing at theaters in France
‘Veins of the World’ by Director D.Byambasuren has come to theaters in France, according to the film’s director.
Artist of Mongolian Grand Theater of National Arts wins three awards at int’l dance festival
Dancer of the Mongolian Grand Theater of National Arts B.Erdenebayar successfully represented Mongolia at the 17th Busan International Dance Festival (BIDF).
Mongolian director’s film premieres in U.S.
The film ‘Six Feet’ made its premiere at the Arlington Cinema and Drafthouse in Virginia, U.S., last week.
Mongolian short film awarded ‘Special Mention’ At WHO ‘Health For All’ film festival
Short film “Far Away” by Gantulga Battulga has been selected as “Special Mention” in the Health Emergency category at the second Health for All Film Festival of the World Health Organization from among 1300 submissions of 120 countries.
74th Locarno Film Festival to take place in August
Mongolian director Ikhbayar Urchuud and producer Nomintuya Baasankhuu have been selected to participate in the Open Doors Programme’s Open Doors Hub section, which introduces filmmakers’ work to international investors and assists them in fundraising for the film projects.
Shamanism in Mongolian Dancing online seminar organized
An international seminar titled ‘Shamanism in Mongolian Dancing’ was organized online on June 5.
Children’s and Youth Theater to be re-established
The Cabinet, at its regular meeting on June 1 made a decision to make the cultural palace being under construction in the 5th sub-district of Sukhbaatar district Children’s and Youth Theater.
Cultural cooperation to intensify between Mongolia and Belgium
The Embassy of Mongolia in Brussels held a virtual meeting on 25 May 2021.
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