Born in 1957 at Kesaramadu, Tumkur district, in the state of Karnataka, INDIA.
M.F.A. in Art History from Chitrakala Parishath, Bangalore -
M.A. in History from Annamalai University, Chennai
B.Sc. from Bangalore University
G.D. in Painting with 1st Rank (4 Gold medals) from KEN School of Art, Bangalore
x Fine Arts Lecturer, D.Ed. College, Tumkur
x Guest Faculty of Art History, Tumkur University
Ex-member, Karnataka Lalit Kala Academy , Bangalore
Freelance artist- 1977 onwards
Organizer- International "Centu-Rays- 2008" Art Symposium at Tumkur, Karnataka.
Organizer- International women's art Group Shows in Italy, Bangalore, Mumbai, Ahmedabad & Tumkur.