Born on 18 September 1956 in Goa
1973-1978 B.F.A. Degree in Fine Art (First Class First ) Goa College of Art, University of Bombay.
1980-1982 M.F.A. Post Graduate Degree in Fine Art Print Making ( First class First ) Kala Bhavan, Visva Bharati University, Shantiniketan, West Bengal.
1994-1995 ‘Artist in Residence’ at The Wimbledon School of Art, London.
1999 ‘Artist in Residence’ at the Western Michigan University - USA. on Fulbright Fellowship.
1985 Art Gallery, State Academy, Goa.
1991 Art Heritage, New Delhi.
1992 Art Gallery, Institute Menezes Braganca, Goa.
1993 Art Gallery, Institute Menezes Braganca, Goa.
1995 Wimbledon School of Art, London.
1995 British Council Division Art Gallery, Bombay.
1996 British Council Division, Art Gallery, New Delhi.
1996 Chaze Art & Craft Centre, Margao, Goa.
1997 Galleria Ralino, Panjim, Goa.
1998 Gallery Alliance Fracaise, Panaji - Goa.
1999 Space Gallery, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo - USA.
2001 Art Chamber, Calangute, Goa, India
1978 Chitrakala Parishad Art Exhibition - Bangalore.
1979 State Art Exhibition - Goa.
1979,81,85 All India Exhibition of Prints, Chandigarh & New Delhi.
1979 Group 17’ Art Exhibition - Goa.
1981,82 Birla Academy of Arts and Culture - Calcutta. 1981,82 Academy of Fine Arts - Calcutta.
1985 Duo Show Jehangir Art Gallery - Bombay. 1983,85,88,90 National Exhibition of Art - New Delhi.
1983,8 4 All India Exhibition of drawings - Chandigarh. 1986,90,92,94,96 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th, & 6th Bharat Bhavan Bienniale of Contemporary Art - Bhopal ( On invitation)
1987 ‘Contemporary Print Making in India’ a Travelling Exhibition in many Cities of USA ( On invitation)
1987 Jamini Roy Centenary Art Exhibition - Calcutta.
1988 ‘Art and Life’ a travelling Exhibition in India organised by Lalit Kala Academy - New Delhi. ( On invitation)
1989 Fine Art exhibition organised by INTACH - Goa. 1989,90,91 All India Art Exhibition organised by AIFACS - Delhi.
1990 Working Artists Exhibition organised by L.K.A regional centre - Madras.
1990 Regional Art Exhibition - Madras. (On invitation)
1991 First Independente Art Exhibition, organised by Goan Art forum - Goa.
1991 ‘Contemporary 91’ Art Exhibition, Goan Art Forum - Goa.
1991 VII Trienniale, International Painters camp and Exhibition - Goa. ( On invitation)
1991 All India Arts Exhibition by Vijaya Fine Arts Society, Gadag - Karnataka.
1992 ‘Backyard Ritual’ Art Exhibition, Goan Art Forum - Goa. 1992 ‘N.S Bendre Memorial Art Exhibition organised by Individual Cultural Centre - Jammu. ( On invitation)
1992 ‘A Searching Encounter’ Camp and Art Exhibition of paintings for the Visually Impaired by ‘Naquab’ Panaji - Goa. 1992 All India Graphic Camp and Exhibition organised by Lalit Kala Academy, Garhi Artists Studio - New Delhi. (On invitation)
1993 Group show Kala Peetam - Kerala.
1994 ‘Six Contemporaries from Goa’ Chitram Art Gallery, Cochin - Kerala.
1994 ‘Continuum’ Art Exhibition by Goan art Forum, Panaji - Goa.
1994 F.B.A National Print Exhibition - Mall Gallery - London. 1995 ‘CIRCA’ National Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Chaze Centre - Goa.
1995 Degree show, Wimbledon School of Art, The Morley Gallery - London.
1995 ‘Print Show’ Bremen - Germany.
1995 Group show The Goan Art Forum, Cymroza Art Gallery - Bombay.
1996 Group show Art Gallery Alliance Francaise, Panaji - Goa.
1996 Box Print show - Hardware Gallery - London.
1996 Exhibition of Mini Prints by Gallery Espace - collaboration with British Council Division - New Delhi.
1996 ‘Print Exhibition’ The National College, Oslo - Norway 1997 The Minature Museum of Modern Art, Amsterdam.
Fifty Years Of Indias Independance Travelling Exhibition to East European countries organised by ICCR New Delhi..
‘Four Print makers from Goa’ innagural exhibition of Fundacao Julio Resende Art Gallery, Porto - Portugal.
1998 ‘Four Printmaker from Goa’ group exhibition, Atelier 2221 - New Delhi.
1999 'Fado' Group exhibition of Goan artists at Jamaat Art Gallery - Bombay presented by Fundacao Oriente.
1999 'Tempestivus' Group Exhibition of The Goan Art Forum at 'Casa Goa', Calangute - Goa.
1986 Represented India in the II Bienniale of Havana - Cuba. ( On Invitation)
1988 III International Graphic Art Exhibition organised by AIFACS - Delhi (On invitation)
1990,92,95 International Exhibition of Prints, Kanagawa - Japan.
1991 Mini Print International Cadaques, Barcelona, Spain and many cities in Japan.
1991 First International Expo of Postal Art, Sao Paulo - Brazil. 1991,97 Second & Fourth Bharat Bhavan International Biennial of Prints, Bhopal - India.
1993,96 1st & 2nd Egyptian International Print Trienniale, Giza, Egypt. (On invitation)
1994 & 2000 IV & VI International Art Triennale Majdanek, Lublin - Poland. 1994 International Print Exhibition ‘Minature 7’ Gallery, Gamblebyen - Norway (On invitation)
1995,98 Tokyo International Mini Print Triennial - Tama Art University, Tokyo - Japan.
1995 The 7th International Biennial of Print & Drawing, Taipei - Taiwan.
1995 The 3rd Kochi International Triennial Exhibition of Prints - Japan.
1997 International Print Triennial Society, Carcow _ Poland. 1997 International Triennial of Graphic Art, Bitola - Macedonia. 9th International Print Biennial Varna - Bulgaria. International Biennial of Graphic Art Ljubljana, Slovenia.
1998 International Miniature Print Exhibition, Barcelona - Spain. CAMP AND WORKSHOP (ON INVITATION)
1976 Graphic Workshop conducted by Lalit Kala Academy Garhi studio - Delhi
1978,79 Artist camp and Exhibition organised by Kala Academy - Goa.
1982 Workshop for Childrens Book Illustrations by National Book Trust India - New Delhi.
1983 Print making Workshop conducted by Krishna Reddy at Kala Bhavan, Shantiniketan - West Bengal.
1987 Graphic Camp and Exhibition organised by WZCC, Udaipur and Kala Academy. Goa also worked as ‘Resource person’ to conduct this camp.
1988 ‘Kala Mela” organised by Sanyogita Artist group - Bangalore.
1991 VII Triennial International Painters camp and Exhibition - Goa.
1991 A Searching Encounter Artist Camp and an Exhibition of Paintings for the Visually Impaired by ‘Naquab’ , Panaji - Goa.
1992 All India Graphic Camp Exhibition organised by Lalit Kala Academy, at Garhi Artist Studio - New Delhi.
1999 “Resource Person” to conduct printmaking workshop at theGoa College of Art, organised by LKA Regional Centre, Chennai.
1999 Tour in USA as Fulbright visiting professor and conducted workshops - demonstrations in several universities.
1999 worked in the Printmaking Workshop (Prof. Robert Blackburn’s workshop), New York.
1999 Artist Camp and Exhibition at Cidade de Goa (Goa) organised by 'Seher'.
1978, 79 Fellowship from the Goa College of Art.
1980-83 Merit Scholarship from the State Academy - Goa. 1978,85 Prizes State art Exhibitions - Goa.
1985 ‘Group 8 ‘ Medal, All India Exhibition of Prints - New Delhi.
1981 Honourable mention, All India Exhibition of Prints - Chandigarh.
1989-90 ‘Research Grant’ from Lalit Kala Academy - New Delhi.
1994-95 The Charles Wallace India Trust Art Award.
1999 ‘Fulbright Scholar’ to U.S.A.
ART ORGANIZATIONAL ACTIVITIES
1979 Founded’Group 17’ Young Artist’s group and organised couple of Art Exhibitions, Art activities in Panaji - Goa.
1991 Founder Member and Chairperson of “Goan Art Forum” (Premier Artist group in Goa).
Key person to organise several successful Art Exhibitions such as
1. First Independent Art exhibition in Goa.
2. ‘Contemporary 91’ Art exhibition in Goa.
3. ’Backyard Ritual’ Art Exhibition in Goa.
4. ‘Six Contemporaries from Goa’ Art Exhibition at Chitram Art Gallery - Kerala.
5. ‘Continuum’ Art exhibition in Goa.
6. ‘A Life in Art’ retrospective exhibition of professor K.S. Vishwambhara.
PERMANENT COLLECTION OF PAINTINGS, PRINTS & DRAWINGS
Lalit Kala Academy ( National Academy of Art) - New Delhi.
Kansas State University USA. Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery - Japan.
Govt. Museum & Art Gallery - Chandigarh.
Institute Menezes Braganca , Art Gallery - Panjim.
Chitra kala Parishad - Bangalore.
West Zone Cultural Centre - Udaipur.
Santa Cecilia University, Santos, Sao Paulo - Brasil.
Garhi Artist Studio - New Delhi. Art Heritage - New Delhi.
Panstwowe Museum na Majdanku (State Museum in Majdanek),Lublin - Poland.
The National Centre of Fine Arts, Giza - Egypt.
Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal - India.
Museum of International Contemporary Graphic art, Fredrikstad - Norway.
Tama Art University, Tokyo - Japan.
British Council Division, British High Commission - New Delhi.
Charles Wallace India Trust - London.
Wimbledon School of Art - London.
The Miniature Museum of Modern Art - Amsterdam.
National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi.
Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan - USA.
Kalamazoo Institute of Art, Kalamazoo, Michigan - USA.
Also Works in many Private Collections in India and Abroad.
Founder member & Chairman of The Goan Art Forum.
Was member of Institute Menezes Braganca, Panaji - Goa.