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August 2016

Collection Corner: BEST Museum

Collection Corner: BEST Museum

Collections Corner is an online initiative aimed at highlighting collections from museums and galleries across India that visitors should know more about. This month, we feature artifacts from the Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) Museum, one of its kind in India, established in 1984 in Mumbai. The BEST Museum, Mumbai is housed in the Anik Bus Depot in Wadala. The Museum …

Conversations with Collectors : Part 2

Conversations with Collectors : Part 2

In this two-part series ReReeti’s  Tejshvi Jain interviewed two Indian  collectors and their journey towards  making their collections open and more accessible to the public. While one has recently opened a museum the other is exploring ways to reach out to the public through different interventions before building a physical museum. In this post Paul Abraham, a banker by profession and an arts …

Conversations with collectors: part 1

Conversations with collectors: part 1

In this two-part series ReReeti’s  Tejshvi Jain interviewed two Indian  collectors and their journey towards  making their collections open and more accessible to the public. While one has recently opened a museum the other is exploring ways to reach out to the public through different interventions before building a physical museum. In this post Dr.  Yogesh Chandarana, a practicing dentist talks about his …