The Design Museum Dharavi is the first museum of its kind, based in the homegrown neighbourhood of Dharavi, showcasing local talent through a nomadic exhibition space and employing design as a tool to promote social change and innovation on a global scale.

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CHAI CUPS & WATER CONTAINERS

Kumbharwada in Dharavi is an establishment of potters. It is around a hundred years old and forms the largest community of potters in Mumbai...

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DESIGN MUSEUM DHARAVI OPENING

Some images from Design Museum Dharavi’s first opening and exhibition.

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CRICKET TOURNAMENT

Cricket is big in India, and Dharavi is no exception. Every corner and every alley features improvised stumps, a bowler carefully thinking about his next move and a lucky batsman ready to show off...

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NEW AESTHETICS

The looks of these pieces are completely different from the more intricate traditional Indian styles, yet they represented the colourful identity inherent from Dharavi...

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CONFERENCE

The conference ‘exploring design as a global agent for social development’ was an open discussion on design, creativity, and its future social impact on the expanding megacities of tomorrow...

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AMSTERDAM EXHIBITION

Visit us until 6 October 2016 on the first floor at Spring House Amsterdam...


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