Born in 1975 in Narkatiagunj, Bihar; he did his BFA and MFA, both in sculpture from Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S. University, Vadodara. He has won numerous other honors including the H.K. Kejriwal award and the Kashi Award for Visual Art (2007). His first solo show was titled, “Arrested Moment” and was held in Delhi by Gallery Threshold in 2008. He was featured among the five Indian artists to showcase their works under the ‘Best of Discovery’ section at the Shanghai Contemporary show in 2008. He lives with his wife, who is also an artist in Vadodra.