Born in 1963,Kolkata.
Graduated in painting from Govt. College of Art & Craft, Kolkata in 1989.
Post-diploma in Print making from M.S.University of Baroda in 1995.
Had solo shows at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, in 1996,99.Gallery Katayun, Kolkata in 1998.Gallery Leela, Mumbai in 1994,97.Crimson Art Gallery, Bangalore in 1998.Art World, Chennai in 2005.
Had two men show at Jehangir art gallery and Gallery Leela.
Participated in several group shows including the annuals of Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Kolkata, Bombay Art society. “Young Baroda” at Art Today New Delhi. “Harmony” show by Reliance group at Mumbai. Miniature format show at Sans Tache, Mumbai. “Perceptual Reflectins”at Ravindra Bhavan New Delhi. “Self Portraits”& “Art of Bengal”by RPG Enterprises at National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai. “Banyan City” at Nazar art Gallery, Baroda. “Looking Back Looking Forward” at Sarjan art gallery, Baroda. “Voices against violence” at Faculty of Fine Arts, Baroda. “A New Mediatic Realism”at ABS gallery, Baroda. “Are we like this only” at Vadhera art gallery, New Delhi. “Bridges, exploring new paradigm”, at Art Alive, New Delhi. “Genarations-To and Fro” at Kaleidoscope, Baroda. “Detour” at Gallery88, Mumbai. “100 contemporary Indian artists” by Gallery art resource trust, Mumbai.International Print Biennale at Bhopal, National exhibition of art at Bangalore, Lucknow.
Attended a number of art camp including Tata Steel’s at Kolkata& Jamshedpur, All India print making camp at Baroda organized by west zone cultural center, Rashtriya Lalit kala Kendra, Lucknow.Painting workshop by Arts Trust at Madh Island, Mumbai, at Baroda by Uttarayan of ABS gallery, at Pondicherry, Kolkata & Chennai by Art World.
Awarded from Bombay art society, AIFACS New Delhi, Bendre- Hussain scholarship, Junior research fellowship from Ministry of human resource development, Govt.of India. Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant, twice from Canada.
Works can be seen at National gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi, several corporate houses and some private collectors in India and abroad.