"Every Child is an artist. The Problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up"-Pablo Picasso.
Date of Birth - March 1, 1951
- Diploma in Indian Painting from Indian Society of Oriental Art in 1975 and Craft Instructor Training from B.E College- Shibpur, Howrah in 1980.
- Teacher of Art and Craft in Birla High School, Kolkata from 1980 to 2011.
Solo Exhibition in 1982, 1985, 1988, 1987, 1995, 2002 and 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2015.A regular participant in All India Art Exhibitions since 1978.
Group Exhibition - Participated in major galleries since 1978- 2018 in
- Mumbai- Bajaj Art Gallery, Nehru Center & Jahangir Art Gallery.
- Delhi- Lalit Kala Akademi&India Habitat Center.
- Hyderabad- State Art Gallery.
- Bangalore- ChitrakalaParishad&Lailt Kala Akademi.
- Bhubaneswar- Lalit Kala Akademi
- Goa- Kala Academy
- AIFACS and Kolkata- Birla Academy, Taj Bengal, Chemould Art Gallery &Academy of Fine Arts.
- Winner of Best Exhibit from Indian Society of Oriental Art in 1977, 1979 and 1982.
- Certificate of Merit from Rabindra Bharati All Bengal Fine Art Exhibition- 1987.
- Gold Medal and Cash Award from Annual Art Exhibition, Dhanbad in 1990, 1996 and Jamshedpur in 1991 and 1997.
- Best Exhibit Award from Annual Art Exhibition by Calcutta Club in 1988 and Rotary Club in 1995.
- Awarded for Best Indian painting from Indian Chamber of Commerce in 1998.
- State Exhibition of Paintings and Sculptures- Best Water Colour Painting in 1997.
- Winner of All India Art Teachers’ Exhibition (Camlin) in 2001 and visited major galleries and museums in Europe.
- Gold Medal and Cash Award from Bangiya Design Corporation in 2005.
- Best Indian Painting and Cash award from Birla Academy Annual Exhibition 2010.
- Continuous participation since 1990- 2017 in All Bengal Art Camps.
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What is Art? and/or What is Beauty? "Everyone Should Smile. Life Really isn't that Serious. We Make it Hard. The Sun Rises. The Sun Sets. We Just Tend To Complicate The Process." Love You, Friend!