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

Expressions of Modernity: Semiotic Isotopy on Bombay's Backbay Reclamation Buildings
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
Expressions of Modernity: Semiotic Isotopy on Bombay's Backbay Reclamation Buildings
Mustansir Dalvi presents an ahistoric re-examination of Art Deco buildings that came up in 1930s and 1940s, now icons of the city.
Swadeshi Moderne: Aesthetics, Politics & Appropriation in Bombay’s Deco
MUMBAI'S ART DECO
Swadeshi Moderne: Aesthetics, Politics & Appropriation in Bombay’s Deco
A cluster of Art Deco insurance buildings built in Bombay’s Fort district during the years leading up to Independence embodied a growing nationalist sentiment.
Deco Detectives at School
CONSERVATION EFFORTS
Deco Detectives at School
Sensitising over 250 young minds, ages 12-17 from nine schools to the city's Art Deco buildings
Map of the UNESCO World Heritage Site
CONSERVATION EFFORTS
Map of the UNESCO World Heritage Site
A handy illustrated walking tour map to guide you through the Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensemble 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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