Art & Culture
Ethnic and contemporary dance night to be held on June 2
Principal dancer and choreographer of 'Tumen Enkh' Traditional Song and Dance Ensemble T.Sodgerel will perform “Rhythm Creation” at the Corporate Convention Centre, on June 2, 2018.
Ambassador G.Batsukh opens solo photography exhibition
Amateur photographer G.Batsukh, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, has opened his second solo photography exhibition at the Blue Mon art gallery.
‘Coppelia’ comic ballet to be staged
‘Coppelia’ or ‘The Girl With The Enamel Eyes’ comic ballet by French famous composer Leo Delibes to be staged by artists of the State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet on May 26-27.
'Treasury' media art exhibition opens in Bogd Khaan Palace Museum
On the occasion of the International Museum Day, the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum in cooperation with the Mongolian Contemporary Art Support Association opened a media art exhibition ‘Treasury’ on May 18.
Mongolian artists' works selected in semi-final of int'l exhibition
Oil paint work titled ‘Edelweiss’ by teacher of the Mongolian State University of Arts and Culture (MSUAC) D.Baatarsuren and several works by student of the MSUAC T.Tergel have been selected in the semi-final of the 23rd Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition of Taichung City, Taiwan.
52.5 kg meteorite kept in Khuvsgul Museum
On the occasion of the International Museum Day Khuvsgul aimag Local Museum presents rare collections of its treasury to public free of charge.
New dinosaur exhibition hall opens
On the occasion of International Museum Day, a new exhibition hall for ‘Origin and Evolution of Living Creatures on Earth’ was opened in the Central Museum of Mongolian Dinosaurs on May 17.
Chadraabal opens his solo exhibition at Art Space 976
A solo exhibition ‘Myandag’ by artist A.Chadraabal opened at the 976 Art Gallery on May 17. The solo show will showcase new abstract pieces and works created during the last year.
Workshop for film artists to introduce opportunities
The Government implementing agency Cultural and Arts Department to host a training and workshop for artists of cinema ‘Competitiveness of Mongolian cinema’ on May 24 at its conference hall.
Revised version of ‘The Barber of Seville’ to be staged
The Barber of Seville by G.Rossini to be performed by artists of the State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet on May 19 and 20. It has been described as the opera buffa (comic opera) of all ‘opere buffe’.
‘Mongolian National Ballet’ second competition to be held
Under the auspices of the Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, the second ‘Mongolian national ballet’ competition will be held on May 27-29 in Ulaanbaatar. The competition is dedicated to discovering the best future ballet dancers of Mongolia, improving their talent, discovering new young dancers, improving the skills of professional dancers and introducing the innovations of Mongolian and world ballet to the artists.
Nomadic Empires of the Mongolian Steppes exhibition opens in National Museum of Korea
The opening ceremony of the special exhibition “Nomadic Empires of the Mongolian Steppes” organized by the National Museum of Korea, the Instutute of History and Archaeology of Mongolian Academy of Sciences, the National Museum of Mongolia and the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum was held on May 15, 2018 in National Museum of Korea.
Banknotes and coins of ancient Mongolian empires exhibited
On the occasion of the International Museum Day, Bank of Mongolia (BOM), Mongolian Association of Numismatics and National Museum of Mongolia co-organized the ‘Payment solutions of the Mongolians - Now and Then’ exhibition on May 14 in order to improve education and knowledge of public, children and youth.
Saint Muse International Theatre Festival selects its bests
The 14th Saint Muse International Festival concluded on May 13, selecting the best artists of the year.
'Cuckoo' Mongolian short film screened in Cannes Film Festival
On May 8-19, 2018, the 71st annual Cannes Film Festival is taking place in Cannes, France.
Establishment of Military field museum ongoing in Khalkh Gol
Specialists from Dornod aimag’s Local Museum and ‘Victory’ Museum of Khalkh Gol are co-working to establish a Field Museum of Military in Khalkh Gol soum of the aimag.
Expo running to introduce Mongolia’s best selected products
Non-mining Exporters Association of Mongolia is organizing ‘Expo of Mongolia: Best Selected Export Products’ for the first time, on May 11-14 at the State Department Store, Ulaanbaatar.
Mongolian Embassy to Bangkok takes part in the exhibition for WWII Victory
Mongolia’s Embassy to the Kingdom of Thailand participated in the photo exhibition for 73rd anniversary of the Victory over Nazi Germany in World War II, organized on May 9 at UN Conference Center in Bangkok.
Singer B.Sarantuya to perform in Kazakhstan
State Honored Artist, Singer of the 20th Century of Mongolia B.Sarantuya will stage a solo concert themed ‘I am Happy’ in Almaty city of Kazakhstan.
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