Suitcase Museum’ is a collection of 44 objects from Dayanita Singh’s Museum of Chance (Steidl, 2015). Two suitcases make up this museum, presaging the future form of the museum and both condensing and expanding its boundaries.
In collaboration with Swiss Arts Council ProHelvetia at the Special Project Space.
Marie Velardi employs fact and fiction, to both imagine and question the future. Her work closely examines movements of the earth, such as the continuous shift between land and sea, as seen in the work titled ‘Terre-Mer’, or Sea-Land.
Spend an evening with Prof. Roop Mallik - Scientist who will share his stories and experiences.
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Listen to Uttarbharatiya & Uttarakhandi Folk and Indie pop at the Museum Plaza
Curated by Avijit Mukul Kishore and Rohan Shivkumar
Launched on April 3rd 2015, 'Movies at the Museum' is a monthly screening programme. The programme includes films and videos made in different genres – documentary, fiction, animation and visual art. Film, art and academic practitioners are invited from time to time to engage in discussion on their work. The screenings are free and open to public.
In collaboration with Alliance Française de Bombay
Captures the energy and fierce intellect of the philosopher, introducing us to some of the key elements of his work, while acknowledging--even celebrating--its many contradictions.
Designed especially for young children to engage and learn about the Museum and explore basic shapes and colours within the Museum in a fun, interactive way!
Age group: 3 - 6 (Parents may accompany their children at no extra charge)
Charges: Rs 100
Join the Museum team on a guided walk through of our new exhibition 'Suitcase Museum' and create your own Museum of Memories!
Age Group: 9 - 18 year olds
Charges: Rs 150
Join us for a Scavenger Hunt to explore the history of the Museum and fun stories about the object on display! Can you find all the objects that will help you decode the puzzles & riddles through the hunt?
Age Group: 6 - 14 year olds
Language: Sheets are available in both English and Marathi
Charges: Rs 50 per head
Explore the Museum's collection of rare maps of Mumbai in the 19th century and create your own maps to explore what Mumbai's future will be!
Inspired by our ongoing exhibition 'Possible Futures' by Marie Velardi.
Age Group: 7 - 15
Charges: Rs 100 per head, inclusive of entry fee for participants
A conversation between artist Dayanita Singh and Curator Lucy Gallun Moderated by Tasneem Zakaria Mehta
Themed around the ongoing exhibition 'Suitcase Museum' by Dayanita Singh, curated by Tasneem Zakaria Mehta