On behalf of the Nogoonbaatar International Eco Art Festival team, we would like to cordially invite you to our Opening Public Art Day organized on the occasion of the successful implementation of the Festival, to be held online on May 1, 2021.
Join us on the Nogoonbaatar Facebook page for the following program:
14.00: Online meeting with the winners of the Painting Competition, school children
16.00: Online meeting with the winners of the Illustration Competition for students
18.00: Online meeting with Mongolian street and public artists
20.00: Screening of the documentary film on Nogoonbaatar Eco Art Festival
Note: The documentary film is in English and Mongolian; all discussions are held in Mongolian.
The festival aims to raise public awareness on the impacts of air pollution and to bring positive changes in the attitudes and behaviours of the population living in Ger Districts of Ulaanbaatar city, through art. The festival involved 30 artists and environmental experts from Mongolia, Germany, Czech Republic and France and over 130 school children and students of Ulaanbaatar city. Within the scope of the festival, Mongolian artists created over 30 street artworks, paintings and sculptures inside and outside of the Ulliin Nuur Park and in a 600 meters long street, which connects Naran Tuul 2 Market with the Park. Additionally, 25 printed paintings and illustration works by school children and students are placed on the streets near Uuliin Nuur Park.
The festival is funded by the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) and organized by the EU Delegation to Mongolia, the Embassy of the Czech Republic, the Alliance Française d'Oulan Bator, the Goethe-Institut Mongolia, the Arts Council of Mongolia and the Academy of Fine Arts of Mongolia. The festival is curated by Red Corner, initiated by 976 Art Gallery.
Jiri Brodsky, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Mongolia
Céline Martin, Director of the Alliance française d'Oulan-Bator
Michael Heinst, Director of the Goethe-Institut Mongolia
Marco Ferri, Deputy Head of the EU Delegation to Mongolia
Odgerel Odonchimeg, Director of the Arts Council of Mongolia
Uranchimeg Dorjsuren, Director of the Fine Arts Academy of Mongolia
Gantuya Badamgarav, Founder of the 976 Art Gallery
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