Art & Culture
CNA's new documentary show explores Mongolia's role on Belt and Road Initiative
Ulaanbaatar /MOTSAME/ Channel News Asia TV (CNA), English language news channel based in Singapore, has recently released a new episode of its documentary series titled ‘The New Silk Road: Road to Russia’.
Opera and Ballet Theatre to open its 57th season
The State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet will open its 57th season with ‘Khukhuu Namjil’ Opera on October 5.
French film starring artist D.Tserendarizav to premiere in Europe
A French film starring State Honored Artist D.Tserendarizav premieres in Europe on October 30.
Singer M.Myagmar becomes Tourism Envoy
On October 3, Minister of Environment and Tourism N.Tserenbat presented a certificate of Tourism Envoy of Mongolia to member of the Mongolian band ‘Guys’ at an event dedicated to the 65th anniversary of the development of tourism industry in Mongolia.
Thousands of artifacts recovered from ruins of 17th-century Saridag Monastery on display
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On September 27, National Museum of Mongolia launched an exhibition “Saridag Monastery”, co-organized by the Institute of History and Archaeology of the Mongolian Academy of Sciences (MAS) and the Bogd Khan Palace Museum. The Saridag Monastery, now lying in ruins, is proven to be a creative palace of the Undur Gegeen Zanabazar, built by himself.
History of Mongolia-the EU cooperation on display in Brussels
A photo exhibition in dedication to 30th anniversary of Mongolia-the European Union was opened in Brussels, the Kingdom of Belgium on September 26.
People in wheelchairs and professional dancers to perform
‘Encounters’ contemporary dance performance will be presented at HUN Theater, ASEM Villa on October 5, involving four professional dancers and four people in wheelchairs.
Debut album of The HU hits No. 1 on Billboard World Albums chart
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Debut album ‘Gereg’ by Mongolian rock band, The Hu, who already found fame in the world of rock music, reached number one in the World Albums chart by Billboard this week. This is the first time ever an album by a Mongolian band taken the top ranking on the Billboard Music chart.
Mongolian artist A.Ochirbold wins Nordart Prize 2019
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. Nordart 2019 international exhibition of visual arts is taking place in Büdelsdorf, Germany from June 1 to October 13. For the 21st time, the largest annual exhibitions of contemporary art in Europe is presenting paintings and sculptures, photographs and installations by 200 selected artists from all over the world, including Mongolia with its special project titled ‘In der Welt Sein: Encountering Sublimity’ featuring 23 works of 53 artists.
NordArt's artworks by Mongolian artists put on display
An exhibition of all the artworks that were presented at the NordArt international art exhibition between 2015 and 2019 is currently taking place at the MN17 Art Gallery in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The exhibition is to be available until September 24 and between October 8 and 30.
Singer B.Myagmarsuren to give classic concert with French opera singer
Meritorious Cultural Worker, blues singer B.Myagmarsuren is to present a concert ‘French Italian Romantic Ladies’ together with French opera singer (soprano) Lyrissa Toscanelli.
‘70 moments-70 histories’ exhibition opens
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the People’s Republic of China, media organizations of the two countries jointly opened a photo exhibition ’70 moments-70 histories’ at Norphei Art Gallery on September 17.
Mongolia participates as a guest country at Strasbourg International Fair
Mongolia was invited and participated as a guest country at the 87th European Business and Management Fair that took place in Strasbourg, France on September 6-16.
‘Tes River Mongolians’ selected at international film festival
Mongolia’s documentary ‘Tes River Mongolians’ created by the National Federation of Pasture User Group of Herders and Tegt Toirog movie production was selected at the international film festival ‘Perspectives on pastoralism which aims deepening understanding of how diverse peoples across the world gain their livelihoods from extensive livestock production.
‘The Steed’ awarded at international film festival
Mongolia’s movie ‘The Steed’ by a director G.Erdenebileg received an award ‘Spirit of Cinema at Oldenburg International Film Festival held on September 13-15 in Germany.
Artists promoting Mongolia through artworks
An artwork exhibition of artists of Bayan-Ulgii aimag is taking place at the Yeosu Museum of Art in Yeosu, Republic of Korea between September 2 and 28.
Japanese Cultural Festival to offer unique experiences to visitors
Ulaanbaatar MONTSAME/. The tenth annual Cultural Festival of Japan will be organized at the central square in Ulaanbaatar on 14-15 September. This year, the festival under the theme “A day to meet Japanese culture, Japanese taste and Japanese quality” will offer a unique experience of the Japanese people, culture, tourism and cuisine as well as an opportunity to purchase Japanese products.
National Book Festival to take place this weekend
The National Book Fair is to be held on September 14-15 at Sukhbaatar square under motto ‘Book is a path’.
Mongolia’s largest laser light show to take place at Sukhbaatar square
Mongolia’s largest laser light show, ‘Light Up Mongolia’, is to take place at the Sukhbaatar square at 7 pm this Friday on September 13.