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National Gallery of Modern Art


On Republic Day, work by 500 artists to celebrate heroes of freedom struggle

January 17, 2022 7:56 am

🔴 Largely painted during art camps held over last month, apart from portraits and figurative narratives, the scrolls also reflect traditional art genres such as Pattachitra, Talapatra Chitra, Manjusha, Madhubani, and Patua.

Stolen Annapurna idol on way back after 100 years: Here's how it was lost and found

November 11, 2021 8:12 pm

Repatriated from Canada, the Annapurna idol will be taken from Delhi to Aligarh, Kannauj and Ayodhya, before being placed at the Kashi Vishwanath Temple in Varanasi.

BMC to strengthen, beautify five footpaths

September 07, 2021 10:07 am

The project will be taken up on the line of the improved footpaths around National Gallery of Modern Art and Mumbai University in Fort. In July, BMC had completed footpath standardisation work at Fort under the Fort Precinct Project.

Five landmark works by India’s foremost sculptor Ramkinkar Baij

May 30, 2020 4:02 pm

To mark the artist’s 115th birth anniversary this week, we look at some of his significant works, such as Yaksha-Yakshi, Binodini, Sujata, Santhal Family and Girl with a Dog

Witness these beautiful museum collections from the comfort of your couch

March 31, 2020 8:59 am

As art goes virtual, we present a series on some of the most prestigious museum collections online, beginning with India.

Mumbai: BMC nod for Bal Thackeray’s statue in south Mumbai

January 22, 2020 2:17 am

The proposal was mooted by the civic body’s Standing Committee chairman Yashwant Jadhav last month.

Before Midnight

August 06, 2018 11:49 pm

An exhibition of collages at Chatterjee and Lal in Mumbai gives insights into the local sentiments during the freedom struggle

Air India to give away 4,000 artworks gathering dust at Mumbai office to NGMA

July 04, 2018 5:48 am

“The Maharaja collection”, as it is generally called, has more than 4,000 works, including paintings by legendary artists such as M F Husain, V S Gaitonde, Jatin Das, and Anjolie Ela Menon.

Shades of Black

May 30, 2017 12:33 am

A solo in Delhi by noted Korean artist Kim Ho-suk harps on the mundane, layering it with the country’s turbulent colonial past.

Degree of Exposure: Retrospective exhibition paying homage to veteran photographer Prabuddha Dasgupta

September 18, 2015 2:08 am

Three years after his death, a book and an exhibition pay homage to veteran photographer Prabuddha Dasgupta


The National Gallery of Modern Art welcomes visitors after prolonged lockdown; see pictures

November 10, 2020 6:25 pm

When the lockdown was announced, many places of public interest were closed temporarily, so as to keep people safe and stop the transmission of the coronavirus. Among them, was the National Gallery of Modern Art in New Delhi, which had remained shut for many months since the beginning of the pandemic. But the gallery opened today, November 10.