Born 1956, MVA in painting from Rabindra Bharati University. Atanu Basu stays in touch with his inspiration, captures extraordinarily realistic texture in combined medium. The traditions of the East and the West dominate his wide-ranging work. The artist has arrived through mistakes, misgivings and missteps to a luminous and confident end. His works are light, easy and gorgeous. He has shown to the world that what you see everyday can become evocative when you build up texture over watercolor with crayons, graphite, et all Currently heading the painting department of
Rabindra Bharati University.