Born in 1941. In 1963, he got graduated in Painting from Govt. College of Arts and Crafts, Kolkata. He received Scholarship from French Govt. in Printmaking and Painting and studied at Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 1966-68. He did solo performance at Galerie des Beaux-Arts, Paris; Cité International de Paris, 1967 and `68 and participated in many International shows. In Nigeria he acted as the Head of Visual Arts in two Universities,1976-87. In 1961, he received all India award in painting, Academy of Fine Arts.In 1975, he also received President`s award in painting, All India Fine Arts & Crafts Society, New Delhi.