Timeline

1977
Born in Hajipur (Bihar) India
1999
B.F.A. Sculpture, Faculty of Visual Arts, Benaras Hindu University
2002
M.F.A. Sculpture, Faculty of Fine Arts, M. S. University of Baroda
Awards
2006 Sculptor in Residence, Faculty of Art & Design, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
2005 Commonwealth Arts and Crafts Award, London
2005 Harmony Excellence Award for emerging artist of the year, Mumbai
2005 INLAKS Fine Art Award, INLAKS Foundation, New Delhi
2004 Gujarat State Academy Award, Ahmedabad
2002 National Academy Award, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi
2001 ‘Honourable Mention' in 44th National Art Exhibition, Ahmedabad
2001 Gujarat State Academy Award, Ahmedabad
2000 Gujarat State Academy Award, Ahmedabad
2000 Gold Medal, Banaras Hindu University,Varanasi,U.P.
1998 Annual Award, Faculty of Visual Arts, B.H.U. Varanasi, U.P.
Scholarships
2001-03 National Cultural, Scholarship, H..R.D, Govt. of India
1997-98 Merit Scholarship, Banaras Hindu University ,Varanasi,U.P.

Exhibitions

2007
Art Pilgrim Gallery, London
2007
Gulf Art Fair, Dubai, presented by Gallery Espace, New Delhi
2006
“Bronze”, group exhibition organized by Gallery Espace at Rabindra Bhavan, Lalit
2006
Greenhouse Gallery, Faculty of Art & Design, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia (solo)
2006
Bharat Bhavan Internatiional Biennial of Print-Art, Bhopal
2006
“Harmony Show”, Organised by Reliance Industries Ltd. Mumbai
2005
“Harmony Show”, Organised by Reliance Industries Ltd. Mumbai
2005
“Generation to and Fro”, Kaleidoscope art gallery, Baroda
2005
“Sculpture Show”, Kanoria Centre for Arts, Ahmedabad
2004
Faculty Gallery, Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S.U, Baroda
2004
“Harmony Show”, Organised by Reliance Industries Ltd. Mumbai
2004
“Swarn Rekha” an exhibition of National & Triennale Awardees, Lalit Kala Akademi,
2004
70th All India Exhibition Of Arts, Amritsar
2003–2004
46th National Exhibition of Art, Kochi (Kerala)
2000–2004
Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy Exhibition, Ahmedabad
2003
S.C.Z.C.C. All India Exhibition of Art, Nagpur
2002–2003
45th National Exhibition of Art, Guwahati, Hyderabad
2001–2003
All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society, Ahmedabad
2002
All India Exhibition of Drawings Punjab Lalit Kala Academy, Chandigarh
2002
The Bombay Art Society, Mumbai
2001
44th National Exhibition of Art, Ahmedabad
2001
43rd National Exhibition of Art, Bangalore
1998–1999
Annual Exhibition Faculty of Visual Arts, Benaras Hindu University
1998
U.P. State Lalit Kala Academy Exhibition, Benaras Hindu University
1998
Faculty of Visual Arts, Benaras Hindu University