Art & Culture
American Film Showcase featuring award-winning films to begin this week
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. By the initiative of the U.S. Embassy in Ulaanbaatar and in partnership with Mongolian Film Institute (MFI), ‘American Film Showcase 2019’ will be launched under the theme of “Youth Empowerment” in honor of the United States – Mongolia Year of Youth 2019.
‘Moon dance’ selected one of top six groups
The WDSF World Championship Latin Formation 2019 was held in Bremen, Germany on December 7, in which ‘Moon dance’ group was selected one of top six teams of the world with its dance ‘Falcon’, a national bird of Mongolia, and received a trophy for consecutive three years.
Replica of Chinggis Khaan’s stone inscription in Hermitage Museum handed over
On the fourth day of his official visit to the Russian Federation, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh visited the State Hermitage Museum in Saint Petersburg.
‘The Hu’ band to play concert in Japan
The Hu’, a hunnu rock band from Mongolia, is to play a concert in Japan at the beginning of 2020.
800th anniversary of Karakorum city to be marked next year
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On December 4, Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO reported that Mongolia and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization will jointly celebrate the 800th anniversary of the establishment of the ancient Mongolian city of Karakorum.
‘Heritage overspread in the world’ exhibition running
‘Heritage overspread in the world’ exhibition has been opened at the Mongolian Theater Museum on December 3.
Mongolian photography exhibition opens in Beijing
On December 3, a photography exhibition opened in Beijing as a part of the ‘Mongolian Cultural Days’ series of events being organized on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China. Presenting the way of life, and culture of Mongolian nomads to the people of China, the exhibition consists of photography taken by G.Gan-Ulzii.
Mongolian sculptors win ice sculpturing competition
On November 25-30, the international competition of snow and ice sculptures ‘Diamonds of Yakutia’ was held with the participation of 25 teams from Belarus, Canada, China, Mongolia, Ukraine and Russia.
The Bogd Khaan's snow leopard skin ger restored
A project on restoration of the Bogd Khaan leopard skin ger has been completed with funding of the U.S. Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation.
‘Mongolian Film Days 2019’ kicks off in Beijing
In the framework of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China, an event ‘Mongolian Film Days’ kicked off in Beijing, China on December 1 as a part of the various commemorative cultural events being organized on both sides.
D.Dolgion becomes Top Model of Goyol-2020 fashion show
Goyol-2020, Mongolia’s biggest fashion show, was organized for 32nd year, closing with the award ceremony at the Central Cultural Palace on November 30.
Photo exhibition on climate change held in Arkhangai aimag
Arkhangai /MONTSAME/. Within the framework of a project implemented by ‘Group for the Environment, Renewable Energy and Solidarity’ international NGO in Arkhangai aimag, a photo exhibition under the theme ‘Save the Planet’ was organized. The two-day exhibition displayed 40 photos showing the impacts of climate change in Mongolia.
Actress R.Ankhnyam creates role of PRC People’s Role Model elderly woman
Actress R.Ankhnyam has played the role of Dugiimaa, the first person from the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region of the People’s Republic of China to receive an honorary title from the PRC government. Having officially premiered recently, the film 'Song of Love' is to be shown throughout China from December.
New documentary on Khalkhin Gol Battles currently in production by Lenfilm Studio
The production of the documentary film about the Khalkhin Gol Battles by Lenfilm Studio of the Russian Federation will finish by December 20, reports the production team.
Khuis Tolgoi inscription placed at the State House
The Khuis Tolgoi inscriptions that were found from a site called Khuis Tolgoi in Mogod soum, Bulgan aimag have been placed at the State House on November 25.
A.Bayartsetseg wins Best Actress award from international film festival
Actress A.Bayartsetseg has won the Best Actress award from the 41st edition of the ‘Cinema e Donne’ International Women’s Film Festival 2019 that took place in Florence, Italy on November 20-24.
The Hu awarded Order of Chinggis Khaan, supreme state prize in Mongolia
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 857th anniversary of the birth of Chinggis Khaan, which is being celebrated as the Day of National Pride today, November 27, an award ceremony of the Order of Chinggis Khaan, the most prestigious and supreme state prize was organized at the State House.
‘Heritage’ exhibition features life of ancient Mongolians
Office of the President today launched an exhibition entitled ‘Heritage’ in partnership with ‘Mongolian Heritage’ realist artists federation at the State House.
Mongolian and South Korean dancers perform Giselle
A group of 28 consisting of authorities and ballet dancers of the state academic theater and artists of Wise Theater successfully staged the classic piece by Adan - Giselle - in Seoul on November 22-23.
Golden record of honored composer B.Sharav to be preserved at Statehood History Museum
A ceremony to hand over ‘Golden Record’ of Honored Composer, Laureate of the Order of Chinggis Khaan, Hero of Labor of Mongolia and People’s Artist late B.Sharav to the Statehood History Museum took place today, on November 25.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund