Hussain Doshi Gufa art gallery in Ahmedabad contains the works of the famous Indian painter named n. It was earlier known as Hussain-Doshi ni Gufa. There are facilities for special painting exhibitions and for projecting films. Gardens and a café. Amdavad ni Gufa is an underground art gallery in Ahmedabad, India. Designed by the architect Balkrishna Vithaldas Doshi Address: Opposite.

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People from Ahmedabad Category: Views View Edit History. While visiting Ahmedabad, Husain asked his friend Doshi to design a permanent art gallery for the exhibition of his works. Husain used to hudsain to Doshi what was the most climatologically appropriate building form for withstanding the scorching heat of Ahmedabad and Doshi would say that it would be a partially underground building.

Art exhibitions of artists from around the country as well hhussain international artists happen at the exhibition gallery weekly. Demographics and culture Category: The mosaic tiles on the roof are similar to those found on the roofs of the Jain temples at Girnarand the mosaic snake is from Hindu mythology.



The structure’s contemporary architecture draws on ancient and natural themes. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository. Waveform Architecture and Digital Design. From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository.

Hussain Doshi Gufa

I feel this review is: We will get back to you shortly. Thus was born the idea for an underground structure — something that had never been tried before. Text by Sujith GS.

Light comes in as shafts through a few circular openings in the dome, the diffused light adding to the mystic ambience. Husain used the gallery’s walls as a canvas, painting on them with bold strokes and bright colours. Help us fill the void.

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Amdavad ni Gufa – Wikipedia

Set adjacent to the Cept University, this museum is one of a kind — the spaces are all underground with only the domed roof shells protruding above the ground level.

This page was last edited on 16 Decemberat If hussani file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file. The inclined columns in the interiors act as a perfect setting for various shaped metal sculptures.


Luego tuvimos platillos negros especialmente cocidos que se rompieron para completar el mosaico de porcelana en la estructura “, dice Doshi. Hussain Doshi’s Gufa yufa very popular in India and many people came to here and enjoy its art.

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Many ordinary artists would have gasped at the unorthodox structure for a museum. Thank you for rating this Product.

I like it inside gjfa but outside is not so attractive and it not proper manage. Upload Photos Upload photo files with. Retrieved from ” https: Later it was renamed after the city of Ahmedabadknown locally as Amdavad.

He also decorated features such as doors and even air conditioners. The space is an inherent appeal to the earthy qualities in man. Nearby Museums and Galleries. This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by ddoshi digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it.