Born in 1918. Went to Paris and studied at Andre Lhote`s School and other institutes over there. He has won John D. Rockefeller III grant and several prestigious awards. In 1943, Calcutta Group was formed with his collaboration as response to political instability. His works depicts a strong link with the Cubist Movement in the west. He exhibited his work at The Commonwealth Arts Festival, London, 1965; The Village Gallery, New Delhi, 1992; `Wounds` CIMA & NGMA, 1993; `Confluence`, Calcutta, 1992.