Born in 1946. Studied at Kala Bhavan, Shantiniketan, 1972. He held several Solo shows, few to mention, Jehangir Art Gallery, Bombay, 1990; Habitat Gallery, New Delhi, 1990; Genesis Art Gallery, Calcutta, 1993. He also participated in numerous Group shows since 1970. He is the recipient of awards by Academy of Fine Arts, 1970; AIFACS, 1988.