Art & Culture
Documentaries about intangible cultural heritage released
Opening ceremony of the documentaries themed ‘Intangible cultural heritage of the Mongols: Magnificence of nomadic culture’ was held at the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery on June 20. Foreign Affairs Minister, Chairman of the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO D.Tsogtbaatar attended the opening.
Music and Dance College requests to cooperate with Bard College Conservatory of Music
Head of the Arts and Cultural Policy Department of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports B.Sergelen received representatives led by Jindong Cai, Professor and Conductor of the Bard College Conservatory of Music in New York, USA.
‘Night Museum-Colors of Mongolia’ to be held on July 4-5
The Choijin Lama Temple Museum will work at 8.30pm-12pm on July 4-5. Additionally, an event ‘Night Museum-Colors of Mongolia’ will be organized at these days.
International Festival- Competition of Morinkhuur approaching
The Sixth Morinkhuur International Festival-Competition will take place in Ulaanbaatar between June 30 and July 5.
‘Translator of grass’ exhibition by S.Sarantsatsralt to open
The ‘Translator of grass’ exhibition by the State Prize Laureate S.Sarantsatsralt to open at the MN17 Art Gallery on June 21.
Theater of Arkhangai aimag stages children’s musical
'The Sustainer of Life', children’s musical play has been staged on Musical Drama Theater of Arkhangai aimag last week. The musical is about water, written by actress of the Musical Drama Theater M.Mungunsolongo and directed by actor J.Nyamdorj.
Actress I.Odonchimeg wins Best Actress Award from SCO Film Festival
State Honored Actress I.Odonchimeg won the Best Actress Award for her role Nomoo in Insane Mother Mongolian film at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Film Festival held in Qingdao, East China's Shandong Province on June 13-17.
‘Samadhi’ exhibition opens at Fine Arts Museum
‘Samadhi’, the third solo exhibition by artist B.Bayartsengel opened at the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum on June 16.
Military field museum established at the Remizov hill
A military field museum was established at the Khalkh gol soum of Dornod aimag. The ‘Yalalt’ (victory) field museum was set at the battle field, which was bombarded and fired 80 years ago.
‘Beginning’ contemporary art exhibition to open
An exhibition of contemporary art works titled ‘Beginning’ to open on June 16 at the Mongolian National Modern Art Gallery.
‘Dodging Drops’ exhibition opens
The ‘Dodging Drops’ exhibition by D.Ochir and N.Otgonbat opened at the Norphei Art Gallery on June 12.
Some 270 new findings discovered at Shoroon Bumbagar site
An archaeological exploration and research work was made at the Shoroon Bumbagar site near Ulaan Kherem of Bayannuur soum of Bulgan aimag and some 270 new items have been discovered, reported the expedition members.
Inner Mongolia photographers open photo exhibition
Some 20 photographers headed by the President of the Photography Association of Bugat City, Inner Mongolia, China, are visiting Mongolia at the invitation of the United Association of Mongolian Photographers.
Winners of Altan Khalis Independent Film Festival announced
Closing ceremony of the Altan Khalis Independent Film Festival (AKIFF) was held on June 8 and the juries announced the winners.
PM’s National Council on Culture and Arts to be established
During the ‘Current state and future tendencies of art and cultural sectors’ conference held on June 7, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh emphasized that the art and cultural sectors play significant role in strengthening intellectual immunity of Mongolia, restoring history, traditions and customs and passing it to the younger generations.
‘China Dolls’ exhibition to open next week
The ‘China Dolls’ solo exhibition by Canadian artist and photographer Nathalie Daoust will open at the Art Space 976 on June 12.
Choreographers improving their skills
‘Mongolian Professional Choreographers Association’ NGO and ‘Pearl Dance’ Company are jointly organizing a training to improve choreographers’ skills with support of Culture and Arts Development Foundation of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports on June 4-8 in Ulaanbaatar.
‘All we know about Gobi Bear’ photo exhibition
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ A photo exhibition under the theme of ‘All we know about Gobi Bear’ was opened marking the World Environment Day on June 5.
Films from 55 countries participating in the Altan Khalis Festival
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Altan Khalis Independent Film Festival (AKIFF), jointly organized by the Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, Culture and Art Authority, and Altan Khalis Association, is being held at the ‘iCinema’ on June 2-8.
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