Art has always been my first love. I
have been indulging in art since childhood. I learnt it myself like most
of my other hobbies.
Some of the visuals which have inspired me were works of Ravi Varma,
Rubens, Russ manning, KLN Shastri, R.K. Laxman. Constable, Titian,
Rembrandt, Michaelangelo, Leanardo Da Vinci, Ingres, Degas, Delacroix,
Fragonard, Boucher, Jack Kirby, John Buscema, Canaletto and Picasso. In
my childhood. I was greatly attracted to the works of Shankar in
My first profession was also Art. I worked as an Illustrator in Birla's
Ad Agency in Bombay in 1981.