The National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) in Mumbai, a museum that’s been captivating visitors with its magnificent collection of paintings, sculptures, and artifacts since 1996.
If you are an art lover, trust us, you won’t want to miss this charismatic gallery that’s filled to the brim with mind-blowing artwork.
This gallery has it all, from paintings to sculptures, to ancient artifacts such as statues and mummies from Egypt that’ll pique your curiosity. NGMA has hosted artworks by legendary artists and painters, including the one and only Pablo Picasso, who is considered the epitome of art and painting. And get this, the oldest artwork in the gallery is around 160 years old!
Don’t miss out on the chance to explore the phenomenal collection of modern and contemporary art. You’ll find artworks by Ambadas, S.H. Raza, F.N. Souza, and Gaganen K.H Ara.
Plus, it’s a home to great artistic works by Laxman Shrestha, Shankar Palsikar, Akbar Padamsee, M.F. Husain, Shivax Chavda, and K.K. Hebbar.
But wait, there’s more! The gallery also showcases works by other eminent national and international personalities such as Thomas Daniel, Rabindranath Tagore, Raja Ravi Verma, Nandalal Bose, and many more.
You’ll be amazed by the Paintings by ‘Calcutta Group’ reflecting the terrible famine of 1943, Extraordinary European style works by Amrita Sher-Gil, ‘Blue Lake’ by Prabhakar Barwe, and artworks by ‘Young Turks Group’, to name a few.
The sculpture collection is equally intriguing, featuring works by famous sculptors such as Ramkinkar Baij, Dhanraj Bhagat, Meera Mukherjee, Pradosh Dasgupta, and many more.
You can easily get to the gallery by taxi or bus from any part of the city. The nearest railway stations are CST (Central Railway) and Churchgate (Western Railway). So what are you waiting for? Come and get your art fix at NGMA!