Some of the prominent art galleries in Delhi are:
- [clickandtweet handle=”@hohobusdelhi” hashtag=”#delhi” related=”” layout=”” position=””]The National Gallery of Modern Art was once the residence of the Maharaja of the Jaipur, it was later converted into an art gallery in 1954.[/clickandtweet] It has more than fifteen thousands art works by Indian and provincial artists like Amrita Shergil , Noble prize winner Rabindranath Tagore, Jamini Roy and many more. The gallery has a collection of more than 15,000 paintings, sculptures and graphics.
National Gallery of Modern Art
(Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India)
Jaipur House, India Gate
New Delhi – 110003
Prof. Rajeev Lochan (Director)
Tel: 011 – 23386111
Tele Fax: 011 – 23384560
Tel: 011- 23384640 Ext. 230
Tele Fax: 011 – 23386208
Tel: 011 – 23384640, 23382835, 23388874
2. Lalit Kala Akademi
The Lalit Kala Akademi or National Academy of Art is India’s national academy of fine arts.
It is an autonomous organisation, established in New Delhi in 1954 by Government of India to promote and propagate understanding of Indian art, in and outside the country.
This spacious gallery is spread over three floors and had its first national exhibition of art in 1958.
Lalit kala Akademi