Meet our Patrons

Meet our Patrons

We are truly grateful for the generosity of those who have shown their faith in MAP so far. Your contributions are fundamental to the Museum and we would not be able to continue on this journey without them.

MAP is supported by private patrons, corporate sponsors, grant-giving organisations and The Museum of Art & Photography Foundation, Inc., an independent affiliate of the Foundation in the United States.

Founding Patrons

MAP’s Founding Patrons have all given a minimum of USD 1 million to the museum. They currently include:

Axis Bank Ltd. Puneet & Avantika Dalmia
H.T. Parekh Foundation – HDFC Ltd Sanjay Subhedar
Hindustan Times Sasken Technologies Ltd
Infosys Foundation Sir Dorabji Tata Trusts
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw Sunil Kant Munjal
Manipal Foundation Torrent Group via UNM Foundation
Mphasis F1 Foundation Wipro Foundation


Founding Circle

MAP’s Founding Circle members have all given a minimum of INR 1 million to the museum. They currently include:

Anmol S. & Surjit K. Mahal Mariam Ram
Aprameya Radhakrishna Mindtree
Arjun and Anu Agarwal Nina Shyam Kothari
Asheem Chandna Prashanth & Amitha
Ashok & Pooja Reddy Rahul & Lavina Baldota
Atul Agarwal Roopa & GV Ravishankar
Barbara Levy Kipper Samit Ghosh
Centum Electronics Limited Sandhya & Ananth Narayanan
FedEx Sangeeta & Mahendran Balachandran
Ford Foundation Saranya Gogineni
Gaurav & Priyanjili Goel Som & Vidhu Mittal
Geeta Premnath Khandelwal Sonata Software
Harsh Neotia Susan Whitehead
In memory of Kavita & Satish Sanghi Tariq Ansari
In memory of Mr KP Poddar Vani Kola
Jayshree and US Bhartia VT & Sree
Karen Knorr Yogen Dalal


Art Collection Donors

Abha Dalmia Michael Abbott
Adrian Wilson Richa & Jamshed Chinoy
Anjali Mahindra Roopa & GV Ravishankar
Anju Poddar Suresh Punjabi/Studio Suhag
Anmol S. & Surjit K. Mahal The Family of TS Satyan
Aparajita Alok Jain The JP Singhal Photography Collection
Barbara Levy Kipper The Travellers Collection
Deepak Puri Uma Rao
Gautam Hemmady Umah Agarwal
Harsha and Srilatha Reddy Usha Rajgarhia
Jyoti Bhatt Waswo X Waswo
Kenneth Robbins  


In-Kind Donors

The following companies and individuals have gifted substantial materials and services to the construction and interiors of the museum, including specialist equipment and artworks:

Accenture Microsoft
Alufit OpEzee
Djena Sunavala Panasonic
Euclideon Holographics Somany Ceramics
Featherlite Office Furniture Sonata Software
JSL Foundation Voltas
Kirloskar Electric Company Xarpie


If you are interested in supporting MAP, please reach out to MAP’s Head of Development, Carolina Artegiani at

Why Support MAP

Why Support MAP

MAP’s vision is to make the arts accessible for all and to use the arts to encourage humanity, empathy and a deeper understanding of the world we live in. Find out why we need your help.

Major Giving

Major Giving

Donations and support from individuals, corporate organisations and foundations help us build long-standing relationships through which we can together work towards making the art world all the more exciting and connected to society.

Name a Seat

Name a Seat

Have your name, or that of a loved one, engraved on a seat in the Mazumdar-Shaw Auditorium at MAP!

MAP's Founding Patrons

Green and brown lettering against a white background saying 'avanee foundation' there is a green logo above avanee shape of a kite with curved sides.
Blue lettering spelling CITI against a white background with a red arch over the ITI
Mphasis in black lettering white background with foundation in light blue. F1 on the right side two unclosed triangles other on the left side, in pink and green.
Dark blue lettering against a white background saying wipro all lower case letters. concentric circles of dots in rainbow colours.
Orange and black lettering saying Manipal foundation against a black background with an orange logo on the right side.
Grey lettering against white says infosys foundation. A column image below foundation two hands clasped in a circle above the word infosys.
Purple lettering saying SASKIN against a white background. There is an orange prism above the lettering.
HT Parekh Foundation logo
Torrent Group - UNM Foundation Logo
Axis Bank Logo
  • Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
  • Sunil Kant Munjal