About the artist:
Born in 1967 at Nasik, Maharashtra, Deepak Sonar completed his graduation with a Diploma in Art Education from J. J. School of Art, Mumbai. He has participated in 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, etc. 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 Ministry of Culture in the year 2000-2002. Deepak Sonar’s works are part of many prestigious private collections, as well as institutional/corporate collections.