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Ulaanbaatar Sculpture 2015 Festival launches


By B.DULGUUN Ulaanbaatar Sculpture 2015 Festival opened yesterday to promote elaborate, brand new, and spectacular sculpture creations by freelance artists and increase the number of decorative sculptures all over the capital. This festival, organized as a sculpture design competition, is taking place in Mongolia for the second year. Forty-five artists participated in the competition and [...]

July 3rd, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Blue Moon Art Gallery member artists exhibition


By M.OYUNGEREL Blue Moon Gallery member artists are presenting their work from June 27 to July 6. The member artists’ exhibition has been an annual event since the gallery first opened its doors in 2012. The displayed artwork is very diverse in medium, including work created in leather, watercolor, pastel, acrylic, on canvas, with glue, [...]

June 30th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Peek into history and Mongolian culture with ‘Beginning’

Tailors by E.Shatartsetseg

                  By M.OYUNGEREL Catch “Beginning”, a joint exhibition by nine newly graduated artists, at the Zanabazar Museum of Fine Arts, before June 29. These classmates are making their mark in the art world with “Beginning”, presenting work with a diverse range of perspectives and mastery. Mongolian fine [...]

June 25th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Pop art illustration in Mongolia


By M.OYUNGEREL Artist M. Temuujin is releasing the first-ever pop art illustration exhibition in Mongolia. The exhibition, his first solo endeavor, will be presented from June 21 until June 27, at Sant-Asar Chillhouse, south of Store no.50. Temuujin graduated from Rajhiv Gandhi Polytechnic College of Production and Arts in ceramics in 2010. He majored as [...]

June 23rd, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Mongolian pavilion featured at NordArt 2015

NordArt 2015

By M.OYUNGEREL At the grand opening ceremony of NordArt 2015, an international fine arts exhibition, the Mongolian pavilion “Modern Transformations – New Identities” captivated the audience. Mongolia is presented as a “Focus Country” at NordArt 2015, taking place in Budelsdorf, Germany, from June 6 to October 4. This is the 17th annual NordArt exhibition. Out [...]

June 18th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Mother Nature


By M.OYUNGEREL U.Batsuren, a Union of Mongolian Artists member, is presenting his exhibition “Mother Nature” south of the Kharkhorum Museum in Kharkhorum City, Omnogovi Province. This exhibition was first presented at Blue Moon Art Gallery in January 2015. Batsuren has been actively creating work since graduating from the School of Fine Arts under the guidance [...]

June 16th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Tavan Tolgoi tug of war

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By B.KHASH-ERDENE While smug politicians and officials are busy wrestling over Mongolia’s most valuable mines, the country’s economic and social woes continue to grow. The total state budget deficit by May 2015 had reached 347 billion MNT, according to the Ministry of Finance yesterday. State hospitals have announced that their supplies of medication are low, [...]

June 12th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

N.Nyamgerel: Remaining debt to Chalco stands at 175 billion MNT


Trans. by B.DULGUUN  The following is an interview with the Managing Director of Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi JSC (Erdenes TT), N.Nyamgerel, about timely issues. Erdenes TT sold 5.7 million tons of coal last year. This year, it’s aiming to mine and export twice as much, specifically 11 million tons of coal. Currently, how much coal has [...]

June 12th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

‘Clouds Sound’


By M.OYUNGEREL Artist Zolbootuguldur released her second solo exhibition “Clouds Sound” at 976 Art Gallery on May 29. The show ends on June 13. Zolbootuguldur graduated from the Fine Arts Institute of Mongolian State University of Arts and Culture in 2009. In 2010, she enrolled at Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland, with a government [...]

June 4th, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

Local galleries promote children’s artwork


By M.OYUNGEREL The artwork of thousands of children was exhibited in multiple galleries in Ulaanbaatar to celebrate Children’s Day this week. Children from the ages of three to nine submitted paintings to Blue Moon Art Gallery from May 27 to 29, with work selected for a June 1 and 2 exhibition titled “Our World-2”. “Children’s [...]

June 2nd, 2015 | Posted in Arts & Culture | Read More »

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