Born 1956 Punjab India
Fresco painting techniques from local artisans in Punjab.
Tibetan thangka painting, from the Tibetan Monks in Dharamshala. Diploma in painting from college of art Chandigarh.
Glass blowing, Oreforsh, Sweden
Techniques of Madhubani paintings and Kashmir paper Mache crafts from master crafts persons.
25 Solo shows
Participations in 146 group shows And in International Art fairs in India, UK, Sweden, USA, Singapore and Hong Kong.
Honorary D-Lit from Punjabi university.
Amrita Shergill award from Chandigarh lalit kala akademi and awards for painting from Punjab lalit kalaAkademi, Himachal and Bharat Bhawan etc.
An author, a documentary filmmaker, sculptor and a painter, produces his own organic pigments from natural vegetable, minerals, earth and organic sources.