He studied art at Sir J J School of Arts, Mumbai 1982. He has won prominent awards like the National Award Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi in 1984, Biennale Award, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal in 1986, Fellowship – Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi 1987, Maharashtra Gaurav Puraskar, State Government of Maharashtra, 1990 Senior Fellowship Award, Government of India, and New Delhi in 2000.

Lived and worked in Pune.