Art & Culture
‘Mandala-Secret Tantric Temple’ exhibition opens in Zagreb
A photo exhibition ‘Mandala – Secret tantric temple’ was opened in Zagreb, Croatia, at the Gallery Forum on 24 May 2021.
European Classical Music Online Concert to be held on May 28
Europe Day is celebrated on 9 May every year, to mark peace, solidarity and unity in Europe.
Genghis Khan exhibition project discussed
On May 21, His Excellency Avirmid Battur, Ambassador to France, received Mr. Bertrand Guillet, Director of the History Museum of Nantes, Castle of Nantes, and Ms. Marie Favereau, History professor and researcher at the University of Paris-Nanterre to exchange views on the project of an exhibition about Genghis Khan which is planned to be hosted by the Museum through October 2023 and May 2024.
Biographical portrayal of Bogd Zonkhova on display at Bogd Khaan Palace Museum
On the occasion of the annual International Museum Day, which falls on May 18, the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum has opened a new exhibition ‘Biographical portrayal of Bogd Zonkhova’. More than 40 items selected from a rich collection of the 8th Bogd Jebtsundamba Khutuktu, currently being stored at the Bogd Khan Palace Museum’s repository, are on public view for the first time.
Mongolia’s short documentary awarded at Health for All festival
A short documentary ‘Far Away’ directed by G. Battulga received a special prize in the ‘Health Emergencies’ category of the ‘Health for All’ film festival.
Cultural and creative industry complex center to be built
On May 18, Prime Minister L. Oyun-Erdene held his regular morning meeting at the newly commissioned building of the National Cultural Heritage Center in Ulaanbaatar and held a discussion with the representatives from the creative cultural industry.
“Strings of the Heart” selected as a finalist in the New York Flash Film Festival
A film “Strings of the Heart” directed by Tergel Purevdorj has been selected as a finalist in the New York Flash Film Festival in the short documentary category.
Collection of the National Museum of Mongolia: Model for the Statue of General D.Sukhbaatar
In our series of highlight artifacts being kept at the National Museum of Mongolia, we present the model for the statue of General D.Sukhbaatar. It was made by two craftsmen, M.Baldan-Osor and D.Mishig, in 1971.
From the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum: Handstamp of the well-known craftsman Yerentei
The Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum keeps the handstamp that was used by a well-known craftsman named Yerentei.
Tsatsal being kept at local museum
A tsatsal, a special carved wooden spoon used for specific offerings, featuring a text in clear script is being kept at the Museum of Uvs aimag.
From the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum: Coral Mask of Jamsran
This time in our series of highlight exhibits being kept at the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum, we present the coral mask of Jamsran (Begtse Dharmapala).
Collection of the National Museum of Mongolia: Coins of the Mongol Empire
Coins are considered as a type of cultural artifact left behind by previous generations of humankind hundreds of years ago due to its depiction of socio-economic situation at the time.
Veins of the World wins award at int’l festival
A feature film 'Veins of the World' directed by D.Byambasuren won the Best Picture award at 'Reel 2 Real' festival of Canada. Artists from 35 countries participated in the festival organized virtually April 14-23.
Branding iron used for the Bogd Khaan’s camels being kept in Undurshil soum
The Local Studies Museum of Undurshil soum, Dundgobi aimag keeps a 250-year-old branding iron that was used for camels.
E.Ankhbayar selected as one of 20 singers to compete in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2021
State Honored Artist, soloist of the State Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet, baritone E.Ankhbayar has been selected to participate in BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2021 competition.
Public Art Day to celebrate successful implementation of Nogoonbaatar Int’l Eco Art Festival
On the occasion of the successful implementation of the Nogoonbaatar International Eco Art Festival, an online Public Art Day will be organized on May 1, 2021 to introduce the results of the festival.
Mongolia-Belgium cultural relations to be intensified
On April 20, the Embassy of Mongolia to the Kingdom of Belgium organized a virtual meeting to intensify cultural relations between Mongolia and Belgium.
Public Art Day to introduce results of Nogoonbaatar Int’l Eco Art Festival
t is a dream of many residents of Ulaanbaatar to live in a beautiful and artistic city, with fresh air and greenery, and its citizens becoming more environmentally friendly. To help make this dream a reality, the Nogoonbaatar International Eco Art Festival, has launched its activities in March of 2021, involving Mongolian, French, Czech and German artists. At the beginning of the festival, artists and experts from Germany, France and the Czech Republic exchanged their experiences on street and public art and green initiatives with 24 artists selected from Mongolia. Due to Covid-19, foreign artists are participating online.
Xianbei artifacts housed at Museum of Orkhon aimag
Artifacts dating back 2,000 years to the late Xiongnu period and early Xianbei period are being kept at the Museum of Orkhon aimag.
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership
Mohammad Faisal Al-Mutairi: Transportation is the main problem in the expansion of Mongolia-Kuwait trade