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

Nazir Hoosein:  A tribute to the gentleman behind Liberty Cinema
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
Nazir Hoosein: A tribute to the gentleman behind Liberty Cinema
A eulogy to Nazir Hoosein by Professor Mary Woods, Cornell University, NY
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.
Photo Documentation of Mumbai’s Deco
CONSERVATION EFFORTS
Photo Documentation of Mumbai’s Deco
Our documentation initiative catalogues Art Deco buildings spread across Mumbai's neighbourhoods. An update as we complete 3 years of this initiative.
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.
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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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