If you’re one of those who likes to saunter in art galleries, understand art and it’s nuances, or like to know the inspirations behind works of art, this tour is designed just for you. The walk attempts to give you a first-hand understanding of modern Indian art and its evolution and pays an ode to contemporary
Indian artists while bringing to the fore their cultural, spiritual, social and creative inspirations.
As in most countries, Indian artists over the years have sought to interrogate and understand western influences on artistic expression and established a distinct identity and idiom for contemporary Indian art, which has been seen and appreciated all over the world.
Your tour starts from the Art Precinct of Mumbai’s British Heritage District, introducing you to the vibrant world of contemporary Indian painting and sculpture. You will be picked up from your hotel by an art connoisseur and appreciator and visit
few of the most beautiful galleries which have been revered by artists, collectors and curators world-wide. You will visit modern art spaces such as NGMA, Jehangir Art Gallery, Volte, Tasveer, Chemound Prescott and Chaterjee and Lal, to name a few. The walk inside these galleries will give you a view of how the Mumbai art scene is
changing and evolving every day.
Your explorer is personally very passionate about art, especially the current contemporary art wave in India. She has not only curated shows, but has written on art in leading publications. All in all, you
will get a window-seat view into the art scene of Mumbai and India, with an expert in tow.