The Fourteenth Edition of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai Litfest
Wednesday, October 25th to Sunday, October 29th 2023

Online : 25 - 26 Oct
On ground : 27 - 29 Oct

  • Saturday, 12th Nov
  • 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm IST
  • NCPA, Little Theatre

It started with picture frames and gradually moved on to becoming the enduring and endearing Gallery Chemould, home to the Progressive Artists’ Group like Raza, Husain, Ara… Over the years it became a landmark for art lovers of the city. The session takes a nostalgic look at the  artscape of the gallery and the people behind it Kekoo, Khorshed and Shireen Gandhy.


Jerry Pinto

Jerry Pinto lives, writes, edits, teaches, translates and fumes in Mumbai.

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Shireen Gandhy

Shireen Gandhy is a gallerist based in Mumbai, specialising in Indian contemporary art, and has been the director of Chemould Prescott Road gallery since 1988.

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Deepanjana Pal

Deepanjana Pal is the author of two children’s books, one thriller and one biography.

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Books In The Session

Citizen Gallery : The Gandhys of Chemould and The Birth of Modern Art in Bombay

  • Jerry Pinto
  • Speaking Tiger


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