Art & Culture
Children’s Festival for International Snow Leopard Day to be held
The World Wildlife Fund Mongolia Programme Office will mark the ‘International Snow Leopard Day’ for the 6th year.
Exhibition displayed for 333rd anniversary of Soyombo script
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On the occasion of the 333rd anniversary of the Soyombo script, Zanabazar Fine Art Gallery in Ulaanbaatar hosts an exhibition ‘Soyombo - 333’ from October 4 to 10. The exhibition was held under the initiative of the Dashchoilin Monastery.
Best fine art works of 2019 on display at National Art Gallery
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. On October 7, Mongolian National Art Gallery launched an exhibition ‘Best Artworks of 2019’ with the purpose of awarding the best artworks of this year and enriching the state art treasury.
Guinness World Record attempt to be made in Khovd aimag
On October 30, throat singers will attempt to set a Guinness world record for the most people performing traditional throat singing simultaneously in Khovd city of Khovd aimag.
‘Bogd Khaan 150: Literary Heritage’ exhibition to take place
On the occasion of the 150th birth anniversary of His Holiness the 8th Jebtsundamba Khutughtu, an exhibition themed ‘Bogd Khaan 150: Literary Heritage’ will be hosted at the Bogd Khaan Palace Museum from October 9 to 25.
Photo exhibition in pedestrian tunnel in city center unveils life in UB
A pedestrian tunnel located in the Ulaanbaatar city center known as “Khunsnii 20 tunnel” has been renovated by public-private partnership of Elite Construction LLC and Governor's office of the Capital city. The redevelopment work has been performed from April 25 to June 25 of this year in accordance with an order of Ulaanbaatar city mayor S.Amarsaikhan with an aim to improve the living environment of the residents and cater for pedestrian safety needs.
2000 tourists attend Eagle Festival
Bayan-Ulgii aimag’s Governor’s Office and Environment and Tourism Department jointly with Mongolian Eagle Hunter’s Association organized the Eagle Festival at Sayat Tolgoi in Bugat soum, Bayan-Ulgii aimag on October5-6.
The Steed film competes for Oscar nomination
Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ The Steed film based on the Brown Horse poem by state poet laureate Ch Lkhamsuren is competing for an Oscar nomination in the Best International Feature Film category. This year, a total of 93 contenders are battling for the nomination.Actor G.Erdenebileg directed the film, a collaboration of the Nomadic Picture, Three Flames Pictures, and Belgute Pictures.
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.
Minister D.Tsogtbaatar: Introduction of new political culture required for establishment of wealth fund