Born in 1953. Studied from Govt. College of Art & Craft, Calcutta, 1978. And in 1980, studied History of Art & Architecture and Art Appreciation from Calcutta University, Calcutta. Participated in various Group shows like Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay, 1987; Gallery BF14, Calcutta, 1991; Gallery Kunst in Der Weldt, Germany, 1995 etc. Held Solo shows at Academy of Fine Arts in 1991, 1993, 1996, 2001 and Alternative Art Gallery, Kolkata, 2000. Received awards from Govt. of West Bengal State Academy, Calcutta,1977-78; State Lalit Kala Academy, Calcutta, 1985.