Tapas Sarkar (b. 1952, West Bengal), graduated from the Government College of Art & Craft in Kolkata. Founder Member and Secretary of the group ‘Calcutta Sculptors’. Tapas has attended many national and international camps. Recipient of the Ministry of Culture’s Senior Fellowship, he has also been honoured with state and national awards including the Governor’s Gold Medal, Academy of Fine Arts, Rabindra Bharati University and M.P. State Lalit Kala Academy awards. The artist lives and works in Kolkata.