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Jehangir Art Gallery

Mumbai | India

About the Museum

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The Jehangir Art Gallery is a leading art museum in Mumbai that highlights contemporary Indian art. It was founded in 1952 thanks to donations from Sir Cowasji Jehangir and strives to provide exhibitions by artists in a multitude of media, including painting, sculpting, printmaking, ceramics, photography and weaving. It also hosts lectures, workshops and other educational programming so that it is a platform for aspiring artists and those interested in the arts.

The building was designed by Durga Bajpai, and is situated behind the Princes of Wales Museum, now the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya. There are seven exhibition halls that include works by prominent Indian artists such as M.F. Hussain and S. H. Raza.

(Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.)

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