If you are having a fondness for arts, then a visit to National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) is a must. It’s a well-known art museum that houses a wonderful collection of sculptures, paintings, and artifacts since 1996.
The plethora of splendid artwork present in this captivating gallery has exerted a pull on millions of art lovers and left them in awe. Governed by the Department of Culture, Government of India and has become one of the most popular attractions for locals and tourists who express their keen interest in arts.
A fine amalgamation of art and culture, this gallery houses some of the most spectacular artworks of exceptionally talented artists, painters, and sculptors, which include the works of legendary Pablo Picasso – the renowned painter from Spain – considered as the personification of art and painting. Some of the artifacts from the olden times, like statues and mummies from Egypt have played an imperative role in inciting every visitor’s curiosity.
Important Artworks in National Gallery of Modern Art
The Mumbai branch of National Gallery of Modern Art possesses around 14,000 artworks of some of the most prominent national and international personalities, including Thomas Daniel, Pablo Picasso, M.F. Hussain, Amrita Sher-Gil, Raja Ravi Verma, F.N Souza, and many more.
Considered one of India’s best, National Gallery of Modern Art in Mumbai showcases some of the artworks dating back to 1857. It is conveniently located near Regal Cinemas in Colaba, South Mumbai. The sculpture collection by well-known sculptors, like Meera Mukherjee, Dhanraj Bhagat, Pradosh Dasgupta and many more are highly stimulating.