Born in 1983, completed Diploma in Painting from KEN School of Art, Bengaluru (2008).
His recent participations have been ‘50 Under 50’, KYNKYNY, Bangalore (2014) ‘Regional Art Exhibition’, Regional Art Center, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chennai (2014) 15th Southern Region Camlin Art Exhibition, Hyderabad (2014) ‘Multiple Dimensions-generations & genres III’, curated show for the 11th Chitra Santhe, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bengaluru (2014) ‘Hadapad Memorial Art Exhibition-1’, Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bengaluru (2013) ‘Kala Samaavesha’, presented by ArtLabs, Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bengaluru (2012) ‘Lenses & Paints’, presented by Gallery Hues, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bengaluru (2012) 39th Annual State Exhibition, Karnataka Lalit Kala Akademi, Shimoga (2010) among others.
He has been conferred the State Award from the Karnataka Lalit Kala Akademi, Bengaluru (2010) First Place for young artist competition conducted by Guru Teak Investments, Bangalore (2004). He has been the recipient of the Arnawaz Vasudev Charities Scholarship, Bengaluru (2014 & 2013) and the Nadoja R. M. Hadapad Student Scholarship, Bengaluru (2006). He lives and works in Bengaluru.