Art & Culture
Theater Days to commence from Dornod aimag
Mongolian State Academic Theater of Drama is to organize its spring tour performance named ‘Theater Days’ on April 24-29 in Dornod and Khentii aimags.
Foreign Minister meets with The Hu band
Minister of Foreign Affairs D.Tsogtbaatar received The Hu national heavy metal band on April 12.
Different aspects in Mongolian Buddhism to be discussed
Third International Conference on Mongolian Buddhism will be held at Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest, Hungary on April 25-26.
‘New idea 2019’ art festival held
Mongolian Art Center for Children’s Creativity (MACCC) and the Education Department of Ulaanbaatar city jointly organized art festival ‘New idea 2019’ of design, technology and fine art teachers of general education schools of the city.
Ballet dancer B.Maral wins bronze from World Ballet Trial
A young ballet dancer of the National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet B.Maral has won the bronze medal from the 4th World Ballet Trial Tokyo Stage, which was organized by the Asia Ballet Agency in Tokyo, Japan, between April 2-4.
Morin Khuur Ensemble to stage ‘Novel Melody’ concert
The State Morin Khuur Ensemble will stage its annual ‘Novel Melody’ concert at the State Philharmonic on April 16.
Mongolian artists meet requirement for international exhibition in Germany
22 Mongolian artists have met the requirements to present their works at the 21st Nord Art International Art Exhibition that will be taking place between June 1 - October 13.
‘Non-infected’ art installation exhibition opens
A joint exhibition titled ‘Non-infected’ by artist couple A.Ochirbold and E.Khaliunaa opened at the Khan Gallery. The exhibition reveals unique installations by the artists.
Wolf Totem tops American iTunes chart of rock songs
A song ‘Wolf Totem’ by The Hu, heavy metal band of Mongolia, topped a chart of the American iTunes top 100 rock song downloads according April 7, 2019.
‘Danshig Naadam – Khuree Tsam’ scheduled to be held in August
The religious and cultural festival ‘Danshig Naadam – Khuree Tsam 2019’ will be held on August 3-4, the first weekend of the month, according to the Gandantegchinlen Monastery.
Bayan Mongol Jazz Orchestra to renew its instruments with MNT 250 million
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Bayan Mongol Jazz Orchestra, Prime Minister U.Khurelsukh presented the necessary funds of MNT 250 million to renew the instruments of the orchestra.
National high school choir to perform at the Red Square
Winner of the ‘Crystal Star’ choir competition ‘Badmaarag’ high school choir will perform at the 2019 Victory Day concert to be held at the Red Square in Moscow.
International Day of Artists to be celebrated
Mongolia is celebrating the International Day of Artists for the second year. Initiated by the renowned spiritual teacher, artist and humanitarian Ching Hai the International Artists Day is celebrated on April 3 to honor and cherish all the artists, who brightens the lives of mankind.
Mongolian and Korean artists to stage modern ballet performance
The State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet in collaboration with Wise Ballet Theater of the Republic of Korea will stage ‘High Feeling’ modern ballet on April 4-5.
Mongolian designer and models to participate in Worldvision Fashion Show
Worldvision Fashion Show, where two Guinness World Records Titles will be attempted to be broken, is to be held on April 5-6 in Madrid, Spain.
Hollywood filmmakers to share experience
‘Hollywood in Mongolia’ festival for filmmakers to be held for the first time in Mongolia on May 1-7. Organizers of the festival gave briefing on the event today.
Experimental sound performance featuring throat singing to be presented
Artist E.Jantsankhorol in collaboration with German musician Carsten Nicolai and Mongolian throat singers are working on ‘A Temporality’ contemporary art project curated by B.Gantuya, the director of Mongolian Contemporary Art Support Association (MCASA).
‘The Crimean Bridge’ premiered in Ulaanbaatar
On March 18, a film ‘The Crimean Bridge’ directed by Tigran Keosayan and created for 5th anniversary of joining of Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol to Russia was premiered at Russian Scientific and Cultural Center in Ulaanbaatar city.
Mongolian artists acquire grand prix at ‘Nomad Universe’ ethnofestival
Mongolian artists won two Grand Prix at the international ethnofestival, ‘Nomad Universe’, took place in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on March 9-19 in the framework of the King Abdulaziz Camel Festival.
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