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

Ideals for the Modern Home
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
Ideals for the Modern Home
The first exhibition of its kind ever to be held in India, Ideal Home Exhibition of 1937, Bombay, advocated the ideals of modern interior decoration for the Indian home of the future.
India's first woman architect - a tribute to Perin J. Mistri
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
India's first woman architect - a tribute to Perin J. Mistri
Untold story of a trailblazing Indian architect.
Shivaji Park - the culture and how it shapes its residents
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
Shivaji Park - the culture and how it shapes its residents
How Art Deco architecture plays a role in what is popularly referred to as the “Shivaji Park culture”
Deco on the Oval
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
Deco on the Oval
This curatorial note by Mustansir Dalvi, Professor at Sir J. J. College of Architecture, Mumbai is part of the portfolio that was compiled for the exhibition organised by the college in 2015 on the Art Deco facades of the Oval Maidan.
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Blog

Your Daily dose of art deco inspiration

Shanta's Shivaji Park

Through her lived experiences and a lifelong study of the city’s cultural history, Shanta Gokhale explains what makes this Deco neighbourhood special.

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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