Art & Culture
Undur Gegeen Zanabazar’s Tara deity sculptures presented for the first time as a collection
Invaluable cultural heritage artifacts of Mongolia - 21 Tara sculptures have been presented to the public at the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum. In the framework of the ‘Month of Cultural Creativity’ announced by the Ministry of Culture, the sculptures, ‘Twenty-One Taras’, ‘Green Tara’, and ‘White Tara’ out of the collection of cast sculptures created by Undur Gegeen Zanabazar are being presented for the first time as a complete set.
Cultural and creative industry being supported by government policy
On November 6, an exhibition was opened by those in the creative industry at the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and industry. Prime Minister L.Oyun-Erdene became acquainted with the exhibition and held a meeting with representatives of SMEs and service providers.
NFT of ‘One Day of the World’ sold for MNT 350 million
In the framework of the ‘Month of Cultural Creativity’, the artwork named ‘One Day of the World’ (Дэлхийн нэг өдөр) by artist N.Sergelen was introduced as an NFT (non-fungible token) at the National Art Gallery of Mongolia on November 8.
Bogd Khaan Palace Museum and Choijin Lama Temple Museum buildings to be strengthened
As part of the efforts to protect cultural heritage, the necessary financing for strengthening the buildings of the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum and the Choijin Lama Temple Museum.
Culture, arts, and sports events permitted to be organized with 50 percent capacity
From today on November 1, the Government’s decision to resume operations for culture, arts, and sports events with a cap of 50 percent capacity will be coming into effect.
Mongolian Statehood History Museum to be merged with Museum of Chinggis Khaan
At the regular Cabinet meeting today, it was decided to stop the operations of the Mongolian Statehood History Museum by the end of this year to merge it with the Museum of Chinggis Khaan.
‘The Mongol Empire’ digital hall opens at National Museum of Mongolia
Today, on October 26, the opening ceremony took place for ‘The Mongol Empire’ digital hall at the National Museum of Mongolia. In order to present the exhibits in a more interesting and easily comprehensible way for people of all ages, the National Museum of Mongolia partnered with ZEV Digital Museum for the exhibits of the digital’s hall.
Mongolian students win award from international photography festival
Students of Dariin Complex School based in Ulgii soum, Bayan-Ulgii aimag have won the Judges’ Choice Award at the 7th International High School Students’ Photo Festival Exchange, also known as the Higashikawa Youth Festival.
The online European Film Festival 2021 launched
Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/.The European Film Festival is an annual event that showcases a selection of European films, giving local audiences a taste of Europe’s diversity and creativity.The festival, organized annually by the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Mongolia in cooperation with the Embassies of the EU Member States, will take you on a journey through the European cinematography from 25 October to 21 November 2021.
‘Mandala – Temple of Secret Tantra’ exhibition opens in Tartu
As a part of the 30th anniversary celebration of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Estonia, a photo exhibition ‘Mandala – Temple of Secret Tantra’ was opened in Tartu, Estonia, on October 20.
The second online European Film Festival 2021 to be organized
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The European Film Festival is an annual event that showcases a selection of European films, giving local audiences a taste of Europe’s diversity and creativity.
E.Amartuvshin named as world's best baritone
It has been announced that State Honored artist E.Amartuvshin won Opera Star award which is also known as Opera Oscars.
Views exchanged on making Sven Hedin’s collection available digitally
On October 14, Ambassador of Mongolia to the Kingdom of Sweden T.Janabazar held a meeting with Keeper of the Sven Hedin Foundation Håkan Wahlquist.
MCC awards the winners of the Mongolian 'Water Stories' film competition
On October 8, the Mongolian Film Institute and the U.S. government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) announced the winners of the 'Water Stories' film competition, which focused on the importance of water for Ulaanbaatar.
Embassy in Sweden promotes Mongolia during Asiatiska Filmfestivalen
Three Mongolian films The Woman, Veins of the World, and Mountain Cat are being shown at the Asiatiska Filmfestivalen.
Veins of the World wins award at German Film Awards
On October 1, Veins of the World film by director B.Byambasuren received the Lola for Best Children's Film of the Year at the German Film Awards, also known as the Lolas.
Groundbreaking ceremony takes place for research and information center based near ancient capital of Khunnu Empire
In 2020, the remains of Luut (Luncheng), the capital of Khunnu Empire (Xiongnu Empire), were discovered on the territory of Ulziit soum of Arkhangai aimag. A groundbreaking ceremony took place for the construction of a research and information center based near the location on September 28.
Ambassador to Sweden meets Director of Swedish National Museums of World Culture
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Mongolia to the Kingdom of Sweden T.Janabazar on September 21 had a meeting with Director General of the National Museums of World Culture of Sweden Ann Follin.
Translator D.Boldbaatar awarded ‘Special Book Award of China’
On September 14, Sinologist, translator Dr. D. Boldbaatar was awarded the ‘Special Book Award of China’.
“Mongolia is on the same level as developed countries for its development of IT and communications sector”
“InvesCore’s achievements will serve as a stepping stone for many more Mongolian companies to enter the foreign market”
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’