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Art Galleries in Mumbai

Friday, June 05th, 2009 | Author:

It has become a common sight to see large number of art galleries spread all over India. It’s interesting to witness the makeover in last few decades. Till twenty-thirty years back, there were very few number of art galleries. Those galleries were basically located in metro cities. But, in today’s scenario the number of these galleries is rapidly increasing thanks to art interest of the Indian population. With the passage of time, more and more people are showing ardent interest in the Indian artworks.

 

Some of the major art galleries in Mumbai are:

 

  • Gallery Art Resource Trust: 9, Tulsiani Chambers, Ground Floor, Free Press Journal Road, Nariman Point, Mumbai. Tel: 22810718

 

  • Artists Centre Gallery: Ador House, K Subash Marg, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai.

 

  • Cymroza Art Gallery, 72, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai 400026

 

  • Birla Century Art Gallery: Century Bhavan, Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai.

 

  • British Council Gallery: Mittal Tower C Wing Nariman Point Mumbai.

 

  • Chavan Art Gallery: J. B. Marg, Sachivalay Gymkhana, 4th Floor, Nariman Point, Mumbai.

 

  • Painted Rhythm, 2, Ramjanki, 356, Linking Road, Khar (West), Mumbai- 400052

 

  • Jehangir Art Gallery: 161-B, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Kala Ghoda, Mumbai.

 

  • Tao Art Gallery, 165, Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai 400 018

 

  • National Gallery of Modern Art: Opp. The Prince of Wales Museum, Colaba, Mumbai. Tel: 22852457

 

  • Nehru Centre Art Gallery: Discovery of India, Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai.

 

  • Piramal Gallery: National Centre For Performing Arts, Nariman Point, Mumbai.

 

  • Russian Cultural Centre: 31-A, Dr. G D Marg, Peddar Road, Mumbai.

 

  • Sophia Duchesne Gallery: Sophia Polytechnic, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Cumballa Hill, Mumbai.

 

  • The Taj Art Gallery: The Taj Mahal Hotel, Colaba, Mumbai. Tel: 22023366

 

  • Gallery Art and Soul, Madhuli, Shiv Sagar Estate, Worli, Mumbai 400018

 

Art galleries in India

Sunday, May 24th, 2009 | Author:

The growing popularity of Indian Art has led to the increasing popularity of Art Galleries- a specific place which displays numerous wonderful works of art. The artworks here are sculptures, paintings, sketches or illustrations. These Art Galleries organize exhibition of various forms of breathtaking arts. They have opened a complete new world for art aficionados to get themselves equipped with the latest in Indian Art industry.

 

Now it has become a common sight to see large number of art galleries spread all over the India. It’s interesting to witness the makeover in last few decades. Till twenty-thirty years back, there were very few number of art galleries. Those galleries were basically located in metro cities. But, in today’s scenario the number of these galleries is rapidly increasing. With the passage of time, more and more people are showing ardent interest in the Indian artworks.

 

All the metro cities of India have well known art galleries. But now it comes as no surprise to see the second tier cities like Hyderabad, Pune, Ahmedabad and other such cities having many art galleries. Few of the famous Indian Art Galleries are,

 

Academy of Fine Arts and Literature, New Delhi,

British Council Gallery, Mumbai,

Chavan Art Gallery, Mumbai,

Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore,

Apparao Galleries, Chennai,

Craft Council of Hyderabad, Hyderabad,

CPAs Piramal Gallery, Mumbai,

Guild Art Gallery, Mumbai,

European Gallery, Kolkata,

Lalit Kala Akademi, Delhi,

Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai,

Masters Gallery of Fine Art, Bangalore,

Birla Century Art Gallery, Mumbai,

Nehru Centre Art Gallery, Mumbai,

Calcutta Reprographic Service, Kolkata,

Russian Cultural Centre, Mumbai,

Sophia Duchesne Gallery, Mumbai,

Siri Fort Institutional Area, New Delhi,

Chandana Art Foundation International (CAFI),

Contemporary Arts and Crafts, Ahmedabad.