Bollywood Art Project

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Bollywood Art Project (aka BAP) is an urban art project to be displayed in public walls of Mumbai in memoir of yesteryear popular Hindi Cinema of Bollywood. This initiative was initiated to hand-paint the walls of streets of Mumbai by the 70s style of Bollywood posters and is aimed to get the iconic appeal of Hollywood Sign.[1]

History[edit]

This project was initiated by Ranjit Dahiya. The murals will be made on walls people's houses of Bandra suburb of Mumbai. The first ever mural made is a poster from a 1953 film Anarkali[2] and is of 20 feet (6.1 m). Bollywood actors and actresses have given permission to paint their houses which are located here.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Shilpa Jamkhandikar (16 May 2012). "Project to give Mumbai a Bollywood mural makeover". The Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 16 May 2012. 
  2. ^ Mugdha Variyar (13 May 2012). "Classic Hindi cinema finds fans among the urban youth". The Hindustan Times. Archived from the original on 25 January 2013. Retrieved 16 May 2012. 

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