Born in Kolkata, 1959. Gold medalist, first class first in Diploma in Painting, 1980 from Government College of Art & Craft, Kolkata. Master artist in portraiture.
Subrata Gangopadhyay is widely known as one of India's leading painters in the modern realistic tradition.
His artistic vision is informed by a vivid array of swirling colors and a sense of rhythmic movement (external and internal).
These characteristics are abundant in a series that he has done on Indian dances.
His potraits of lady have been projected with master skill in varied mystic expression & forms and come alive in all of their colorful glory.
The artist lives and works in Kolkata.
Several solo exhibitions in New Delhi, Kolkata, Mumbai and Hyderabad. Numerous group exhibitions from 1979 in India, Bangladesh, Japan, Dubai, London and USA.