Paresh studied Painting (BFA) at Govt. College of Art and Craft, Kolkata and Painting (MFA), College of Art, New Delhi. Has had a number of solo exhibitions since his first at Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata in 1988. He is the recipient of Harmony Award, Mumbai (1999); British Council Visitorship (1993); All India Fine Arts and Crafts Society Award for Best Water Color Painting, New Delhi (1990); Award from Indian Society of Oriental Art (1986) and a Gold Medal from Russia, among others.
He lives and works in Delhi.