About the Artist and his work :
Born : In 1929 born in Barisal, Bangladesh.
1948 – Amitabha Banerjee studied at the Government College of Arts and Crafts, Calcutta.
Solo exhibition : Fifteen exhibitions in principal cities of India, Waterloo Toront, Canada, North Dakota and New York, USA and Bangladesh.
International Exhibition : About seven International Exhibitions in UK, Australia, East Germany, Amsterdam, New Delhi, Bhopal, Cuba etc.
Work shop : Participated in Graphic workshops in New Delhi, Santiniketan, U.S.A., Baroda, Bangalore etc.
Award : He received the AIFACS Award (1976), the Birla Academy of Art and Culture Award (1978) and the Lalit Kala National Award.
Important Collection : His works are on display in the Lalit Kala Akademi, New Delhi, the National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi, and the Birls Academy of Art and Culture, Calcutta.