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.