I have always managed to keep the top spot throughout my tenure in college. Every year Every exam. State Scholarship holder for the merit. And able to bagged awards and appreciations Got. â€œ CAG â€ Awards in student category contesting All India Design Competitions in 1963.Worked as a regular illustrator for leading Bengali dailies and magazines like Ananda Bazar Patrika,Basumati, Desh, Jalso,Satraang,Gharoa, Gharani ( Film Magazine ) etc. from 1962 to 1968.
I started my career with Publicity Forum in 1966 as a illustrator cum visualizer. Joined The Statesman Patrika in 1967 as a visnaliser. Then in 1968 came the big break. JWT ( J.Walter Thompson ) Kolkata, Indiaâ€™s number one Advertising Agency. Joining them as visualizer I rose to the rank of Art Director, and through 20 years in JWT, I was able to bagged number of Awards and appreciations .
After long 20 years of distinguished services I joined React Advertising Services in 1986 as senior Art Director and later became chief Art Director. In 1992 I was appointed creative Director both for their head office Delhi and Kolkata Branch.
Last 15 years with Concept Communication Kolkata and a popular publication Delhi Press as creative Director .
As a painter too I could have maintained my reputation. I am fortunate enough that the great personalities like Satyajit Roy , Purnendu Patrea, Pandit Ravi Sankar , Annada Munahi Praised me and blessed me.
Collectors of paintings are all over India and Abroad. Number of paintings are in Germany . I got much appreciation there.Paintings can be seen in London, New York , Toronto, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Delhi and Kolkata.
One of the painting was inaugurated by the then Chief Minister Joyti Basu at MAHAJATI SADAN KOLKATA.
From 2009 to 2013 I have participated five group shows and one work shop organized by Bharatiya Charukala Mandir.