Art & Culture
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’.
‘Night Museum’ event to be held on September 15-16
The Choijin Lama Temple Museum is to organize its annual event ‘Night Museum’ on September 15-16, working at 8.00pm-10:00pm.
Mongolian ger set up in front of Hôtel de Ville, Paris
A 6-wall Mongolian ger is on display in front of the Hôtel de Ville, Paris.
‘The Secret History of the Mongols’ translated into over 30 languages
On September 9, the Chinggis Khaan Heritage and Cultural Institute opened an exhibition for the Volumes I-III of the ‘Chinggis Khaan’s Heritage and Culture’ series as well as the Secret History of the Mongols.
Mongolian films to be presented at Asiatiska Filmfestivalen for the very first time
Three Mongolian films will be presented at the annual Asiatiska Filmfestivalen (Asian Film Festival) to take place in Stockholm, Sweden from September 28 to October 3.
Volume on Mongolian heritage preserved in Denmark published
The volume offers a fine selection of objects relating to the culture of the Mongols preserved in the National Museum of Denmark. The catalogue is published in the series 'Mongolian Heritage Across the World', which is a project initiated by the International Association for Mongol Studies.
Honorary certificate presented to top inheritor of intangible cultural heritage of 2020
Minister of Culture Ch.Nomin received top intangible inheritor of 2020 ikhel player, biyelgee dancer Khumbaa Jutaa yesterday.
Conference on Exploring and Safeguarding Shared Intangible Cultural Heritage in East Asia to be organized
Within the framework of UNESCO 2003 Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO is virtually organizing the 'Exploring and Safeguarding Shared Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) in East Asia Conference' on September 10, 2021.
Mongolia’s Parliament approves incentives to attract global film production
The incentives will competitively position Mongolia to appeal to the world’s top production Companies, while strengthening international appreciation for Mongolia’s unique culture and heritage.
Winners of Mongolians in Deel Challenge awarded
More than 5,000 people from the nine districts of Ulaanbaatar, 20 aimags, and foreign countries, Germany, South Korea, Japan, USA, and Sweden submitted over 500 entries to the competition, which was viewed by 624 thousand people online.
Director Bat-Amgalan Lkhagvajav wins award from Locarno Film Festival
Film director Bat-Amgalan Lkhagvajav has won the Moulin d'Andé -CECI Award from the Locarno Film Festival for his short film, ‘Sleepless’. The 74th edition of the international film festival is taking place in Locarno, Switzerland from August 4 to 14.
Second Morin Khuur Festival in U.S. to take place in October
The Second Morin Khuur Festival in the U.S. will take place at the University of California, Berkeley.
Ulaanbaatar to have ‘Morning Street’ at three locations
Ulaanbaatar city-owned Ulaanbaatar Investment and Management company has previously reported that the ‘Morning Ulaanbaatar’ project will launch within July 2021.
Veins of the World to be shown in Germany
Veins of the World film by Mongolian director D.Byambasuren is coming to theaters in Germany this month.
B.Narandelger appointed as Cultural Ambassador of Mongolia
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs B.Munkhjin presented a certificate of Cultural Ambassador of Mongolia to artist of Ulaanbaatar Ensemble, Leading Cultural Worker Narandelger Byambaa, who has been appointed to the role.
Mongolian contemporary art exhibition launched in Ankara
In commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the People’s Revolution in Mongolia, the Embassy of Mongolia in Ankara presents Mongolian Contemporary Art Exhibition in Panora Mall, Ankara on July 1-11, 2021.
‘Mongol Naadam’ exhibition on display at Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum
On July 1, the Fine Arts Zanabazar Museum in Ulaanbaatar launched an exhibition under the theme ‘Mongol Naadam’, commemorating the 2230th anniversary of Foundation of the first Mongolian Statehood and 100th anniversary of People’s Revolution of Mongolia
Mongolian stakeholders gather to discuss accessible documentary heritage for persons with disabilities
On 30 June 2021, a Stakeholder Meeting on Documentary Heritage in Accessible Formats was held in Mongolia, organized by the Mongolian National Commission for UNESCO, with support of the UNESCO Beijing Cluster Office, in close consultation with the Ministry of Culture of Mongolia.
Artifacts discovered from Queen Consort Dondogdulam’s memorial being kept at Institute of Archeology
Artifacts and relics discovered from the Queen Consort Dondugdulam’s memorial are currently being kept in the collection of the Institute of Archeology at the Mongolian Academy of Sciences.
‘Russian classics on the Mongolian stage’ exhibition opens
On June 30, a photography exhibition themed ‘Russian classics on the Mongolian stage’ opened at the Russian Science and Culture Center in Ulaanbaatar at the initiative of the Ministry of Culture on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of People’s Revolution of Mongolia, and the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and Russia.
B.Turmunkh: I illustrated 60 pieces for the updated version of ‘The Secret History of Mongols’
D.Sumiyabazar: Law on Legal Status of Ulaanbaatar City has been successfully amended after 27 years
P.Khaliun: I believe the relations between two countries will soon reach strategic partnership