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Deco Dictionary: What Is 'Banding'? | Deco Decoded | Art Deco Mumbai
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‘Banding’ (n.): A pattern created with at least two parallel lines is called architectural bands or “banding”. Now, you know the dictionary definition of ‘Banding’, but take a look at how this versatile design element features in Mumbai’s Art Deco architecture. Welcome to Deco Decoded – a …
Bombay Art Deco - An Introduction by Prof. Mustansir Dalvi
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Shortly before Eros Cinema closed its doors in 2017, Art Deco Mumbai Trust hosted students from Columbia University, New York for a ‘Bombay Deco Dekho’ walking tour. The walk culminated in a lecture by Prof. Mustansir Dalvi at the preview theatre in Eros. It was perhaps the last such public …
Modern Heritage, Climate Change & Building Resilience: Mumbai and Miami | Art Deco Mumbai
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Imagine Mumbai’s Marine Drive under water by the year 2031 – back to where it began, land reclaimed from the sea returns to the waters! For coastal cities like Mumbai and Miami, climate change is an immediate concern. Both cities share tropical climatic conditions, are home to historic Art Deco …
Deco Dictionary: What Is 'Streamlining'? | Deco Decoded | Art Deco Mumbai
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‘Streamlining’ (n.): Aerodynamic design in which the contouring of an object, such as aircraft body reduces its resistance to motion through a stream of air. Now, you know the dictionary definition of ‘Streamlining’, but take a look at how this versatile design element features in Mumbai’s Art …
Deco Dictionary: What Is 'Eyebrow'? | Deco Decoded | Art Deco Mumbai
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Eyebrow (n.): A horizontal ledge extending outward above a window to serve as a sun shade, used as a climate-responsive architectural element. Now, you know the dictionary definition of ‘Eyebrow’, but take a look at how this versatile design element features in Mumbai’s Art Deco architecture. …
Deco Dictionary: What Is 'Nautical Imagery'? | Deco Decoded | Art Deco Mumbai
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Nautical Imagery (n.): Designs inspired by the sea, ships, and luxurious ocean liners that reflected Bombay’s identity as a port city. Now, you know the dictionary definition of ‘Nautical Imagery’, but take a look at how this versatile design element features in Mumbai’s Art Deco architecture. …
Swastik Court, Oval Maidan – A Successful Story of Repair & Restoration | Art Deco Mumbai
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“Look for the dirtiest building on this street, and that will be Swastik Court,” said Nayana Kathpalia, long-time resident of this historic building in the Oval precinct. That was then, and this is now! Watch as the key stakeholders in this repair and restoration project – conservation …
The Swastik Court Handbook Launch at Kala Ghoda Arts Festival 2023
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Now playing, the launch of the Swastik Court Handbook with architects Vikas Dilawari and Robert Stephens, at the Durbar Hall, Asiatic Society of Mumbai. With this conversation, engage with what you can do with your Art Deco building. The Swastik Court repair and restoration project is of …
Indoor Deco: Styling Bombay's Modern Interiors - 1920s-40s | Art Deco Mumbai | Deco Log (लोग)
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In this public lecture, held at the historic Durbar Hall, Asiatic Society, Mumbai on 7th January 2023, Dr. Abigail McGowan, explores how Art Deco brought a wholly new approach to interior design. The turn of the 20th century transformed several facets of life in Bombay. Modern amenities, travel …
Tropical Deco from Miami to Mumbai: Urban Futures, Precarious Currents | Art Deco Mumbai
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As the 16th World Congress on Art Deco commences, we bring you this lecture from our archives in honour of the host city, Miami. In ‘Tropical Deco, Miami to Mumbai: Urban Futures, Precarious Currents’, held at the CSMVS Museum in 2018, Prof. Fredo Rivera, Grinnell College, Iowa, talks about the …
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