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Jehangir Art Gallery

M.G. Road | Kala Ghoda, Mumbai (Bombay) 400023, India
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Ranked #14 of 113 Shopping in Mumbai (Bombay)
Type: Art Galleries, Shopping
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Owner description: Indian artists aspire to have their work exhibited in this prestigious art gallery, which displays both past and contemporary pieces.

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New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

In a city that is starved of any serious and meaningful art and cultural activity and spaces, Jehangir Art Gallery is a lone standout. While the exhibitions are almost always by local artistes and of very poor quality and appeal, nonetheless this space is worth visiting, if nothing else, to pop in the Samovar Café for a cuppa or something... More

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Thane, India
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Located in the fort area of Mumbai, Jehangir Art Gallery is a treat for the art lovers wherein there are always a few exhibitions going on. Its amongst the few places in Mumbai to promote art. The restaurant Cafe Samovar is a icing serving some great food.

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Newdelhi india
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227 helpful votes 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Over the years the Fort area of south Mumbai had evolved as the center of art activity in the city with the establishment of Jehangir Art Gallery in the Kala Ghoda .It is set up in a beautiful mansion donated by Cawasji Jehangir in the 50`s.Since then it has grown to become the most prestigious & modern venue for Indian... More

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Bangalore, India
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Jahangir Art Gallery houses some of the best paintings and art designs. There is also a Cafe Samovar where we had our lunch, prices here are quite on the higher side but the ambiance is made pretty well. The gallery also has washroom facility. Clicking photos is banned inside the art gallery. The place around the gallery is also known... More

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London, United Kingdom
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Art lover looking for a fix in Mumbai? Give this gallery a go. A few floors of exhibitions, make sure you go to the exhibition on -1 floor, you can buy pretty much everything in display.

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Hyderabad
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

This is good place to experience Art in form of Painting/ Photos/ Sculptures. Mostly you will find some exhibitions of some well-known artist. But I found real art outside at lane of Jehangir Gallery where many artists put their paintings/art on fence and that is on sale at reasonable price. Work done by those artist is no-where less than some... More

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Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

near Prince of Wales Museum, and Gate of India (south Mumbai), from 1952 here you will find most interesting collections of classic and new artist from all over India displayed in 4 different spaces; top from the terrace a beautiful view of the area around with all classical architectures buildings. the architecture is a sample of early concrete design in... More

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Kampala, Uganda
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Has an eclectic and well selected collection of modern art by continuously changing artists. Entrance being free, you can't really not visit the gallery.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

There's absolutely nothing unique about this art gallery. It's mostly modern Indian stuff, which is not in any way interesting nor that much different from modern art in other cultures. I was looking for something unique here, and thus I was disappointed.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Had to come here for a glimpse of modern Indian art. I did not know what to expect but I was genuinely surprised how developed and skillful the presented works were. Besides paintings there are interesting art installations using materials such as metal/wood. Check it out!

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