Born in Srinagar,studied painting from M.S.university Baroda, residing and practicing in Gurgaon India. 17 solo shows in India abroad and participated in some of the significant shows such as …2018 Kochi Muziris Biennale curated by Anita Dubey – Dhaka art summit curated by Diana Campbell – Anti memoires” curated by Ranjit Hoskote at Serendipity festival Goa …2017 DISSENSUS south east artists show at Bikaner House New Delhi ‘-Familiar stranger” curated by Nicala at A4 Centre for Contemporary Asian Art Sydney Australia …2015 ‘The Eye and the Mind : New Interventions in Indian Art’ Guangzhou – Guangdong Museum of Art ; Shanghai – China Art Museum; Beijing – Minsheng Museum of Art. ..2014 ‘Sacred/ Scared’ galleryLatitude 28, New Delhi, curated by Nancy Adajania – invited project “Serenity of desolation “at Indian Art Fair New Delhi …2012 the Needle on the Gauge seven Indian artist at Adelaide centres OzAsia festival CACSA Australia.
Curated 12 shows that includes Srinagar biennale at Kochi muziris biennale2018- Con course group show at Rajbagh silik factory Srinagar 2018 Preserving tradition’ at Sakshi gallery Mumbay2017 – Tihar Jail Project’2017- Art district at India art Fair 2017 Back to school at pallete gallery N. Delhi 2012 and others
Recipent of National award and senior fellowship from Minister of culture Govt of India.