2017 Artists

Chimeddorj Shagdarjav

Artist

Chimeddorj Shagdarjav

Born in 1954, State Laureate Artist of Mongolia, Chimeddorj was raised in Mongolian herds-family and obtained his education during the socialist regime in Mongolia. He is one of the very few artists in Mongolia of his generation, who constantly experiments with various media and techniques. Chimeddorj’s works include oil, ink and water color paintings and bronze and iron sculptures. Lately he has experimented with massive ...

ENKHTAIVAN OCHIRBAT

Video Artist

ENKHTAIVAN OCHIRBAT

Enkhtaivan was born in 1977 in Ulaanbaatar city and obtained his education in the Institute of Fine Arts of Mongolia. His artistic career was developed during a period of transition in the 1990s. While teaching at various arts colleges and universities in Mongolia, Enkhtaivan took part of over 40 important exhibitions held not just in his home country, but in Asia, Europe and North America, ...

MUNKKH - MUNKHBOLOR GANBOLD

Sculpture Installation Artist

MUNKKH - MUNKHBOLOR GANBOLD

Member of the contemporary art movements Human-Nature-Love-Freedom and Blue Sun, artist Munkkh obtained his education in Green Horse Mongolian Contemporary Art College, at the Mongolian State University of Arts and Culture and Muthesius Fine Art College in Germany. His series of solo exhibitions were held in Stockholm and in Ulaanbaatar. Artist Munkkh was invited to take part of important group exhibitions in Ulaanbaatar organized by ...

BOTU - BOLORTUVSHIN JARGALSAIKHAN

Video Artist

BOTU - BOLORTUVSHIN JARGALSAIKHAN

Born in 1982, artist Bolortuvshin is graduate from the Institute of Fine Arts at Mongolian University of Arts and Culture, majoring in scenography. She recently went on a journey across a remote part of Mongolia and discovered the devastation left by un-regulated mining and widespread environmental pollution. In Raped (2016) she asks, “Why are we raping Mother Nature?” She uses her lens to express deep ...

DAVAAJARGAL TSASCHIKHER

Sound Artist

DAVAAJARGAL TSASCHIKHER

Born in 1988, sound artist, singer and lead of the famous Mongolian ethnic Rock band Mohanik, Davaajargal (known as Davaa) joined the contemporary art movement Human-Nature-Love-Freedom in 2013. In only 4 years of pursuing his artistic career, he became one of the most influential and well known sound artists of Mongolia. He collaborated not only with artists from Human-Nature-Love-Freedom, but also with other Mongolian artists, ...