|The 2020 FACE of Mongolia will be held at the National Park in Ulaanbaatar on Aug. 17. Courtesy of AMFOC|
By Lee Min-young
The FACE of Mongolia, a local preliminary for next year's FACE of ASIA in Seoul, will take place Saturday (local time) at the National Park in Ulaanbaatar.
The judges for Saturday's event include Yang Eui-sig, chairman of the Asia Model Festival Organizing Committee (AMFOC), Kang Ha-ra, head of FACE of Central Asia, Shin Sang-chul, CEO of EDGC, Mongolian top model G. Oyungerel, designer D. Enkhmaa of Queen Fashion House, FACE of ASIA 2012 winner D. Bayartogtokh, and March Studio's chief photographer B. Boldbaatar.
Five finalists will advance to the FACE of ASIA, the largest model-hunt platform in Asia. FACE of ASIA is part of the 15th Asia Model Festival (AMF) scheduled for next June in Seoul.
China, Japan, Mongolia, the Philippines, India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Nepal, Cambodia, Hong Kong, Macau, Sri Lanka, Singapore, Arabia, Bangladesh and Taiwan will send models to Seoul.
The next local contest, FACE of Korea, will be held in Ilsan on October 13.
|Five models will become the FACE of Mongolia to represent their country at the FACE of ASIA finals in Seoul next year. Courtesy of AMFOC|
|A total of 25 countries across Asia will send models to Korea to vie for the FACE of Asia title in June 2020. Courtesy of AMFOC|