Madras Inherited has worked with government agencies such as the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority on heritage listing and documentation projects. We look forward to engaging with governmental and non-governmental agencies to further the cause of heritage conservation and sensitivity in the city.
Chennai has a number of heritage buildings that need to be listed. In an effort to document the heritage buildings in th...Read More
Scope of Work: Conducting heritage walks with the Tamil Nadu Tourism Development Corporation as the facilitator.
T Nagar has many types of buildings that need signage to educate the public about their history. Sensitively placed sign...Read More
Bringing the people of Chennai closer to their heritage is at the heart of everything we do at Madras Inherited. While a great number of heritage enthusiasts and curious explorers join us on our heritage walks and workshops, the outreach programs attempt to go beyond this demographic and create instances in the city where people stumble upon events and installations where they get to reconnect with the city's many stories and cultures.
Madras Inherited organised a first of its kind event and a step towards better engaging with the heritage of our city. T...Read More
On the 8th of December 2019, we placed canvases in Pondy Bazaar's new pedestrian plaza and 8 artists spent the day paint...Read More
Kannagi Nagarin Kangal is an initiative that aims to document and celebrate Kannagi Nagar whilst creating storytelling o...Read More
Communities are known to galvanize around shared history. The stories about people's neighbourhoods have the power to bu...Read More
Heritage is our legacy and cultural identity that we pass on to the next generation. Tangible heritage, such as monuments, groups of buildings, historic and natural sites and intangible heritage such as oral traditions, performing arts and local knowledge systems form the city's heritage.
The vision of introducing Heritage Education at the school level stems from the need to broaden awareness about the state of heritage in the city and its preservation. Furthermore, integrating Heritage Education along with the school curriculum will enable students to have a holistic understanding of the history, architecture and heritage of the city.
The workshop revolved around the concept of sustainable heritage by educating and encouraging the students to connect wi...Read More
We strongly believe that awareness about our heritage and the need for its conservation should begin at a young age. It ...Read More