Qualification & Education-
Pre-Foundation Certificate Course.
One year Foundation Diploma - Thane School of Arts.
BFA in Painting - Sir J.J. School of Art Mumbai 1998-1999
MFA Creative Painting - Sir J.J. School of Art Mumbai 2000-2001
Thane School of Arts-
Certificate of Merit for securing the second position in Mask building.
Certificate of Merit for securing the second position at the Annual Exhibition 1993.
Sir.J.J School of Arts-
Lord Harding Award' 1996
Sir Gladstone Solomon Award' 1997
Govt. University Cash Award' for Portrait Painting 1998
Highly commended prize' in Annual Exhibition for Print Making 1999
Short listed and ‘Nominated’ as top two young Indian artists for the Artist Scholarship of 2008 FUTUR,3 months residency
Guest Lectureship, Workshops & Jury Appearances-
Jury in 2003 Indian Oil drawing Contest.
Jury for Annual events 2003 in NIFT college of Mumbai.
Semester Jury 2004 in NIFT college of Mumbai. Continued
Occasional, Guest lectureship for specialized subjects visualization,
digital imaging, photography, creativity in various colleges like -
St. Andrew’s College of Arts Science & Commerce Mumbai.
MD (Maharshi Dayanand) college of Arts Science & Commerce Mumbai.
2005,Guest lecturer in NIFT Mumbai, for Foundation Program 2nd semester VRTII, as well as the Jury of the same module.
Conducted one day creative painting workshop for the male & female inmates of Yervada jail, Pune, December 2005.
Other Experiences in Art-
Conservation & Restoration work of old paintings & Museum artefacts.
State Art Exhibition 1996, Monsoon Group Shows 1998 and 2001.
Chatak (Pro) Exhibition in 2002, at Nehru Center Art Gallery.
Bajaj Art Gallery Upcoming Indian Contemporary Artists group show 2005.
2005 ‘Namaste India’, Art exhibition in Milan, Italy.
Various group shows and consignments in India and Abroad.
Solo Art Show, Trance Astronomical Chromatic Aberrations September 2013, Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai.
Group show Thane Kala Bhavan March 2014.
Music composing, Wood Carving, Electronics, Gadgetry, Nature & Health, Astronomy.
Working with innovative mixed medium in my studio,
I use acrylic colors and other water as well as oil based
colors on acid-free thick 100% cotton paper and canvas.
Trying to achieve the environmental expression
within the limited space of a particular frame of
canvas through limitless different forms of meditation
with specific themes.
Present research and art theme-
Developing creative trance visualizations through meditation incorporated with Technology..