Sir J. J. School of Art has been associated with many projects of social awareness like “Know the Five-Year Plan”, “Our Himalayas” and “International Tourist Fair- Bombay”. The most remarkable heritage building within the premises of Sir J. J. School of Art is the century-and-half-old wood and stone bungalow which is Rudyard Kipling’s birthplace. A metal tablet on the building proclaims, Rudyard Kipling, son of Lockwood Kipling, first principal of Sir J. J. School of Art. This building is a popular tourist attraction. The famous alumni students of Sir J. J. School of Art include R.K. Joshi, Bhai Patki, Amol Palekar, Arun Kale, M.F.hussain, A.A. Raiba, B. Prabhaa and Atul Dodiya to name a few.