The Kinetic City Reading Room, inspired by the research of Rahul Mehrotra (Founder Principal of RMA Architects), features books, pamphlets, and reports visually documenting the fluid use of Mumbai’s public spaces since the late 19th Century.
* All Urbs Indis material is accessible by appointment at the Urban Design Research Institute Library in Kala Ghoda, Mumbai.
*Digitization inquiries will be addressed on a case-by-case basis. Please write to [email protected]
Report of the Bombay Plague Committee
Sir James MacNabb Campbell
1898 (First Edition)
Transactions of the Bombay Medical Congress, 1909
Edited by William Ernest Jennings
1909 (First Edition)
The 5H Fete
Nursing Associations and Hospitals
February 1928 (First Edition)
XXXVIII International Eucharistic Congress
Edited by Simon Pereira
1965 (First Edition)
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Urbs Indis is an urban aerial photography studio and archival library founded by Mumbai based architect and artist Robert D Stephens (RMA Architects). Since 2007 he has been documenting urban India from 10,000 feet above sea level, in black and white as well as colour photography.
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