About ArtistChandra graduated from the Indian College of Art and Draughtsman ship(1986 ) and Post-Graduate in Fine Arts, Kala Bhavan, Visva-Bharati University, Santiniketan. (1989). He has held 11 solo shows of his work to date, 4 each in Kolkata and New Delhi, two in Bangalore and one in Chennai. 'Visual Diary', Galerie 88 in 2010; 'Aeons Visible', Galerie 88 in 2008; 'The Gallery on Cork Street', London-Threshold in 2007; 'Indelibilities', Palette Art Gallery, Delhi in 2007; Jehangir Art Gallery', Mumbai in 2005. He has also been a part of a two person show that toured Bangalore, Singapore and Mumbai. Amongst his group shows he has participated in more than 60 groups shows across India and abroad, and his work has been included in 'XIthTriennale', India; '10th Harmony Show', Mumbai; 'Indian Contemporary art', U.K.; 'Lalit Kala Akademi', New Delhi; 'Water Colour show', Kolkata ; A Journey Mumbai; 'New Paradigms-II', New Delhi during the last few years. He received gold medal from Rabindra Bharati University in 1986 for excellence in fine arts and received Taj Gaurav award in 2008. He lives and works in Kolkata.
Excellence in fine arts, Taj Gaurav award