Born in Patna, Bihar, Lives and Works in Delhi.
1990 – 92 Master of Fine Arts, Painting College of Arts, New Delhi, India
1981 – 86 Bachelor in Fine Arts, Painting, College of Fine Arts & Crafts, Patna, India
Important landmark &Award
1988 – 1989 Research grant scholarship from Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, India, Worked at regional centre in Lucknow
2007 “A bird and 2000 echoes” 2001-2006 Talwar gallery New York.
2002 “A bird and 2000 echoes.” Vadehra art gallery, New Delhi.
1998 Passage from India, Association for Visual Arts, AVA, Cape Town,South Africa
Natal Society of Art Gallery (NSA), Durban, curator: Mirjam Asmal,South Africa
1997 “Earth And Sky”, Foundation for Indian Artists, FIA, Amsterdam.
1994 “Vigorus”, Gallery Chemould, Bombay, Studio Show, New Delhi.
Residency & Workshop
2005 Multi – media Art workshop and symposium on “Public Sphere – privet Sphere: Is
the boundary collapsing in contemporary Indian art practice”?. On the closing
ceremony of the golden jubilee at the lalit kala Kendra, Bhubaneshwar, Orissa.
2002 6th KHOJ International work Shop Mysore, India.
2001 Greatmore Studios, Cape Town with participation in Exhibition
“Holland South Africa Line” (HSAL) at The Castle, Willam Fehr Collection,
Cape Town. 2001 – 02 – 03 – 04.
2000 Project for residency at Cape Town “Midnight Song on Twelve pages”SouthAfrica
1995 Artist of India / IPCL Baroda, Invited by Nagji Patel
1995 Project on“Light and Enlightment” organised by foundation for Indian Artist
Amsterdam at Pragati Maidan New Delhi.
1998 Project on “Kali” Tropen Museum, Amsterdam, Holland.
1998-99 Project on “The search within” Art between Implosion and Explosion, at Pernegg Monastery, Vienna.Bildungshaus at, Virgil, Salzburg, National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi & Bombay.
1999 Project on ‘Edge of the Century’Art Ink, New Delhi curator: Amit Mukopadhya
1998 Project on The Next Wave, festival of young artists in Melbourne, Perth, Australia, ‘Bilkool’, curator: Louise Paramore.