Inventory

An inventory of Art Deco buildings with an interactive map showing you where they are located. Explore neighbourhoods, buildings, features and elements.

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Research

100 Years of Bombay: 1850-1950
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
100 Years of Bombay: 1850-1950
The story of the century that shaped Bombay*, of the people who built and celebrated the city. Harking back to Bombay’s humble beginnings, this essay traces the industrial, socio-physical, architectural and nationalist underpinnings that catapulted Bombay into a modern Indian metropolis.
Architects and firms that shaped Mumbai's World Heritage Site
UNESCO
Architects and firms that shaped Mumbai's World Heritage Site
Have a look at the list of key players: artists, architects, engineers and contractors who were responsible for the construction of all the buildings within The Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensembles of Mumbai.
Art Deco in Mumbai: The Oval & Marine Drive
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
Art Deco in Mumbai: The Oval & Marine Drive
Article by Art Deco Mumbai Trust, published in the Winter 2018 issue of the Journal of Art Deco Society of New York
Dreaming of India- how Bombay used Art Deco to discover a new rendition of a nascent India
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
Dreaming of India- how Bombay used Art Deco to discover a new rendition of a nascent India
This article explores the subtle, yet powerful, political statements made by Bombay’s Deco buildings, and details how they symbolised a new displaced rendition of India.
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Blog

Your Daily dose of art deco inspiration

An Odyssey of Self-Discovery

In conversation with Bharatnatyam dancer and business woman Priti Warrier. Exploring expressions and harmony between the two art forms, Bharatnatyam and Art Deco.

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