1963 -   Kolkata,India


1995 Post Diploma in Graphics, Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Gujarat, India

1989 Graduated in Painting, Government College of Art and Craft, Kolkata, India

 Honours and Awards

2011-12 Senior Research Fellowship from Ministry of Culture. Govt. of India.

2005,1996 Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant, Canada

1996-97 Bendre Husain Scholarship,Mumbai

1995-97 Junior Research Fellowship from Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of Culture,  Government of India.

1990,95 All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society (AIFACS) Award, New Delhi

1994 Bomaby Art Society, Mumbai

 Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015 ‘The Imperfectionist’ Exhibition Gallery Faculty of Fine Arts,M S University of Baroda

2013 ‘Power of black’ Artworld Chennai

2007 'Humanscape', The Art House, Singapore

2007 ‘Open Ended’, Aicon Gallery, Palo Alto, USA

2006 ‘B Positive’ Gallery Katayun, Kolkata, India

2005 ‘Face 2 Face’Art World, Chennai, India

1999 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

1998 Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore, India

1997 Gallery Katayun, Kolkata,India

1996 Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai

1991 ANZ Grindlay’s Bank, Kolkata,India

 Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 ‘Vadfest’ Faculty of Fine Arts M S University Baroda

2014 9th Print Triennial Mondial of Chamelieres.France.

2014 ‘Seamless encounters’, EmamiChisel Art Gallery, Kolkata

2013 ‘Knotted Narratives’, Gallery Art Positive, New Delhi

2012 ‘Head to Head’, Samsara Art Gallery, Mumbai

2011 'A Material Difference', Paradox, Singapore

2010-11 'Figure/Landscape: Part Two', AICON Gallery, London.

2008-09 'Signs Taken for Wonders: Recent Art from India and Pakistan',   AICON Gallery, London.

2008 ‘Gaze Within Gaze Without’ Gandhara Art gallery Kolkata

2007 ‘Diverse Idioms’ Indian Contemporary, Hong Kong visual Art Center

2007 ‘Flow Freeze Focus’ Gallery Kolkata

2007 ‘Whispering pallete’ Red Earth gallery, Baroda

2007 ‘Winter Show’, Aicon Gallery, Palo Alto, USA

2007 ‘Artists of Baroda’ Artworld Chennai

2006 ‘Confluence 2006’, Aicon Gallery, New York.

2006 ‘Framed Spaces Boundless Limits’ Gandhara art Gallery Kolkata

2005 ‘Metamorphosis’ Asian  Cultural Center ,New york

2005 ‘Bridges’, Art Alive, New Delhi.

2005 ‘Detour’, Project 88, Mumbai.

2005 ‘Are we like this only?’   Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi.

2004 ‘A New Mediatic Realism’, ABS Gallery, Vadodara , India

2004 ‘Looking Back Looking Forward’, Sarjan Art Gallery, Vadodara, India

2003 ‘Paradigm Of References’, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.

2003 ‘Homage To Bhupen Khakhar’, M.E.C. Art Gallery, New Delhi.

2002 ‘Banyan City’, Nazar Art Gallery, Vadodara , India

2002 ‘Self Portrait’,  RPG Enterprise ,National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai.

2002 ‘Voices against Violence’, Faculty of Fine Arts, Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, Vadodara, India

2001 ‘Art of Bengal’, organized by RPG Enterprises at National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA), Mumbai.

2001 ‘Perceptual Reflections’, Ravindra Bhavan, Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi

1995 ‘Young Baroda’, Art Today, New Delhi.

1994  Bharat Bahvan Print Biennale,Bhopal, India

1989 Tata Centre, Kolkata, India

 Art Workshops

 Painting Workshop at Kolkata and Jamshedpur by Tata Steel.

 All India printmaking workshop at Baroda organized by West Zone Cultural Center, India.

 ‘Local Train Painting’ by the artists from Baroda and Mumbai organized by  Open Circle for World Social  Forum.2004,Mumbai

 “Confluence2006” by AICON Gallery, New York.

 National level Artist’s Workshop at Srinagar, by Lalit Kala Akademy, New Delhi.

 Painters workshop at Srinagar organized by J&K Police, India.

 Painting workshop at Jamnagar IPCL Township, India, organized by Reliance Industries.

 International Art Workshop organized by Govt. of Goa and Tellus Art Foundation, Sweden.

 Works in Collection:

 National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi.

 Library of Congress, Washington DC and several private collection in India & abroad.

Currently lives and works in New Jersey,USA.

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