Bombay Deco: Hidden in Plain Sight

With its iconic cinemas, streamlined streetscapes and geometric, rhythmic building façades, Mumbai is home to Art Deco architecture unlike any other place in the world. Take a visual walk through the lanes, along the seaside and into quiet neighbourhoods to explore the heritage that lives in this constantly changing metropolis. Look beyond the hustle and bustle to explore the city with this unique introduction to Bombay Deco. There are unexpected gems waiting to be discovered, hidden away in plain sight.

Text: Ruchita Madhok
Art Direction: Aditya Palsule and Ruchita Madhok
Illustrations: Tanushka Karad
Design: Tanushka Karad and Himani Auplish

Text and Illustrations © Kahani Designworks, 2018

ISBN: 978-81-930656-4-8
Released: 2018

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