Jayasri Burman

Born in Kolkata in 1960 and studied at Kala Bhavan, Santiniketan between 1977-79, Jayasri Burman joined the Visual College of Arts, Kolkata in 1979-80 and then went to France to learn print making under the guidance of Monsieur Ceizerzi in 1984.Burman has held ten solo shows in Mumbai, Kolkata, Delhi and Bangalore between 1985 and 2004 and has also participated in various group shows across India and abroad including Bharat Bhavan biennale, Bhopal in 1986, the International Triennale, Intergraphic, Germany in 1987 and Bollywood show, London Selfindges in 2001, Hong Kong & Los Angeles in 2001. For outstanding merit in the Annual exhibition she was awarded by the college of Visual Arts in Tempera in 1979 and is also a National Award holder besides other prestigious honours.She lives and works in Delhi.