Artist Profile : Born in Kolkata in 1960. He is a self taught artist and has won several awards: The Best Designer and the Best Artist of A.I.C.C. Award in Mumbai in 1985, Award from Vivekanand Janmotsava Samity for Exhibition On Vivekananda's life in 1983, 1984, 1988, The Best Portrait Award from Bhartiya Samskriti Samsad in 1999, The Mascot Prize from Biswa Banga Sammelan Millennium Committee in Association with Cultural Association of Bengal, North America 1999-2000 and a Gold Medal in Kanagawa World Art Exhibition in Japan 1997. He has had more than 20 solo shows to his credit and has participated in several Group shows and artists camps.
His sensitive portrayal of the non-verbal communication between family members through poses and costumes reminiscent of an earlier era show an evolved nave style.
He lives and works in Kolkata and Mumbai.