Born in 1958. Got Diploma in Fine Arts from Government College of Arts & Crafts, Calcutta,1982. His work depicts the lives of lower middle class families who are not only poor but almost on the edge. His selected shows: Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Calcutta, 1989; Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, 1992; `Sanjay Bhattacharya 1981-96`,Art Today, New Delhi, 1996; National Gallery of Modern Art & Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, 1994. He is the recipient of Best Artist, St Xavier`s Award, Calcutta; Sahitya Kala Annual Yuva Mahotsava, Delhi; AIFACS Watercolour Award.