Born in 1940, West Bengal. Studied Literature from Delhi University. She has held over 30 solo exhibitions and participated in many international Group shows. Represented India at the Biennials of Algiers and San Paolo. Some of her selected shows: `Celebration`, Gallery ArtsIndia West, Palo Alto,2006; Apparao Galleries at Admit One Gallery, New York, 2000; Vadhera Art Gallery at Hong Kong, 1996; `Indian Women Artists`, National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai, 1986. She received numerous prestigious awards including Padma Shri by the Government of India,2000; The Govt. of France, UK & USA invited her to study in 1980-81.