Art & Culture
‘Weirdness of the Khaan’ exhibition opens
‘Weirdness of the Khaan’ exhibition in honor of the 150th birthday of Bogd Khan, the 8th Javzandamba Khutagt, opened today, on November 1, at the Bogd Khan Palace Museum.
Mongolian circus artists win silver trophy at International Circus Festival
Mongolian circus performers won silver trophy at the 17th China Wuqiao International Circus Festival that took place on October 25-30 in Wuqiao county, China.
‘Culture and Arts Management in Mongolia’ program successfully completes
In the framework of the partnership with the Institute of Media Studies at FU Berlin of Germany with the support of the Culture and Arts Support Fund of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports, an advanced-level professional development exchange program for young leaders in culture and arts administration and management was organized in the cities of Ulaanbaatar and Berlin in September and October.
Guinness record set for the most number of people performing throat singing
On October 30, local council and governor’s office of Khovd aimag and the World Association of Throat Singing organized an event to set a Guinness world record with Mongolia’s precious traditional cultural heritage, throat singing.
'Ten Thousand Horses of Steppe' festival approaching
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. ‘Ten Thousand Horses of Steppe – 2019’ festival to promote the lifestyle of Mongolian herders and preserve intangible cultural heritage is to begin on November 1 in Batnorov soum of Khentii aimag to run for three days.
‘Golden Autumn-2019’ croquis exhibition on display
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. From October 25 to 31, second annual croquis exhibition ‘Golden Autumn-2019’ co-organized by the Mongolian National Art Gallery and Mongolian Fine Arts Association is on public view within the framework of the Free Space project by the government's Culture and Arts Department.
‘Genghis Khan’ exhibition opens in Kansas
The ‘Genghis Khan’ exhibition about the Mongol Empire as well as the Great Khan of the Empire and his descendants has officially opened in Kansas City in the U.S. state of Missouri on October 23.
Mongolia promoted abroad through Unbound Cycle exhibition
Landscape photographer Kh.Sergelenbat has recently mounted his solo exhibition ‘Unbound Cycle’ in Switzerland and Germany.
Mongolian artists starring in Yakut film
Young Mongolian artists M.Tuguldur and B.Ariunkhishig, alumni of the Kemerovo State University of Culture and the Arts, are playing starring roles in a film of Art Doydu, one of the leading film companies of the Sakha Republic, Russia.
Great Gobi Camel Festival to take place for 12th year
Gobi-Altai /MONTSAME/ On November 25-26, the Great Gobi Camel Festival aimed at improving breeds of camels in Gobi-Altai aimag, increasing its population, honoring camel herders, and publicizing the camel culture will be held for the 12th year In Gobi-Altai aimag.The festival features art performances about the camel culture and gobi, exhibition of camel products, competitions for the best she-camel, best he-camel, and best camel herder couple, camel polo, camel race, camel herders meeting, and a honorary concert.“Их говийн тэмээний баяр-2019” наадам 12 дахь удаагаа болноГовь-Алтай /МОНЦАМЭ/ Алтай нутгийн тэмээн сүргийн үүлдэр угсааг сайжруулж, тоо толгойг өсгөх, тэмээчдээ алдаршуулах, тэмээн соёлыг олон нийтэд сурталчлан дэлгэрүүлэх зорилготой “Их говийн тэмээний баяр”-ыг 12 дахь удаагаа зохионо.Говь-Алтай аймагт 2005 оноос хойш уламжлалт наадмыг “Алтайн хөгжил XXI зуун” төрийн бус байгууллага, тус аймгийн ИТХ, ЗДТГ, ХХААГ, Есөнбулаг сумын ЗДТГ хамтран 11 дүгээр сарын 25, 26-ны өдрүүдэд Алтай хотноо зохион байгуулах ажээ. Наадмын үеэр тэмээ, тэмээчин, говь нутгийн сэдэвт уран бүтээлийн тоглолт, “Алтайгаа хамтдаа хөгжүүлье” тэмээний гаралтай бүтээгдэхүүний үзэсгэлэн худалдаа, шилмэл ингэ, шилмэл буур, сайхан тэмээтэй ганган хос шалгаруулах уралдаан, тэмээн поло, хурдан ат, торомны уралдаан, тэмээчдийн зөвлөгөөн, “Тэмээн’
Hermann Consten's book launched
On the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the Federal Republic of Germany, a launch of a two-volume book ‘The Pasture Places of the Mongols –In the Realm of the Chalcha’ by German travel writer and Mongolian explorer Hermann Consten, photography exhibition and scientific conference ‘Hermann Consten’s inheritance and works’ were held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia on October 22.
International cultural event held in Darkhan-Uul aimag
Darkhan-Uul /MONTSAME/. ‘International Cultural Event’ was organized in Darkhan-Uul aimag at the initiative of volunteers of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Governor’s Office of Darkhan-uul aimag and Darkhan-Japanese Center. The cultural event aimed at promoting the language, culture and arts of Mongolia, Japan, South Korea and the USA.
'Parasite' wins Ulaanbaatar Film Festival Award 'Falcon'
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Ulaanbaatar City Mayor’s Office, Arts and Culture Department of the Capital City and Arts Council of Mongolia jointly organized the 11th edition of Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival in cooperation with the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation /SDC/, the Embassy of Germany, the Embassy of France, the Embassy of Australia, Goethe-Institute Mongolia, Nomadia Pictures Co.,Ltd.
The Steed selected as Best Feature
A Mongolian feature ‘The Steed’ was selected as the Best Feature Film at San Diego International Film Festival.
‘I am the Sun’ wins Best Picture at Ulaanbaatar Int’l Film Festival
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. 11th Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival is currently running until October 20. This year, the film festival is coinciding with the 380th anniversary of the Ulaanbaatar city.
Exhibition tracing back the history of Mongolia-China relations opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 16, the day of the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China, an exhibition “Friendship cooperation – Cultural heritages” opened at the National Museum of Mongolia.
Ulaanbaatar International Film Festival opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 14, 11th annual Ulaanbaatar International Film festival opened with an opening ceremony and screening of German drama ‘A Bigger World’ by Fabienne Berthaud at the Tengis cinema.
Mongolia promoted in Canberra
On October 13, officials of the Embassy of Mongolia in Australia took part in the Windows to the World open door event in Canberra, Australia, promoting Mongolia’s history, culture, customs, and traditions.
Photo exhibition showcasing Tibetan lives and culture opens
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Eight Mongolian journalists have recently traveled through the Tibet Autonomous Region of China for a week. Yesterday, they opened ‘Sixty Years of Tibet’ exhibition of photographs they have taken during their tour at the Mongolian National Art Gallery.
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