Born in 1967 at Nasik, Maharashtra, Deepak Sonar, completed his graduation with a diploma in art education from Sir J. J. School of Art. He has done several solo shows, group shows, camps and workshops nationally and internationally, and has won several awards. He has held various camps and workshops in collaboration with renowned National Art galleries like Lalit Kala Akademi, Prakriti Art Gallery. He has been awarded for his works by Nasik Kala Niketan, 1985-87, and Lalit Kala Akademi has honored him with a scholarship as well as by Lalibai Dharambhai Bambani. He received a Junior fellowship by Culture Ministry for the year 2000-2002. Deepak Sonar’s works are in several prestigious collections at individual as well as institutional and corporate level.