ATANU BHATTACHARYA: Born 1964 in Kolkata. He is a First class in BVA (Printmaking) in 1990 and First class first in MVA (Printmaking 1992 from Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata. He has participated in the 11th International Exhibition of Small Graphic Forms, Poland - LOA'DZA in 2002. 5th Bharath Bhavan International Biennial of Print Art 2001, 42nd and 44th National Exhibition of art organized by Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, 2000 & 2001. Eastern Region Art Exhibition organized by Rashtriya Lalit Kala Kendra and CIMA gallery, Kolkata, 2002, All India Print Show, 2000 organised by Cymroza Art Gallery held in Calcutta, New, Mumbai and Chennai. Exhibition of Art of Bengal (1850-1999)-“PRABAHA” Phase-III Organised by Biswa Banga Sammelan Millennium Festival in Calcutta, 2002. Exhibition of “Art in Art Colleges of West Bengal” organized by Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Calcutta, 2001. Exhibition of The Teachers of Visual Art Faculty of Rabindra Bharati University held at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai, 2000, at Chitrakoot Art Gallery, Calcutta, 2001& Gallery ‘88', Calcutta, 2002. Exhibition of Prints (Joint Show) held at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai in 1992, 1994, 1996.
7th Lalit Kala Eastern Region Exhibition, Bangalore, 1995. Group Exhibition at “India Habitat Centre”, New Delhi, 2002, Rabindra Bhavan, New Delhi, 1995,1998. Brila Academy, Calcutta, 2002. All India Graphics Exhibition, (AIFACS) New Delhi, 1995 &1996. All India Art Exhibition of Bombay Art Society at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai ,1995 & 1996. Annual Show of Birla Academy of Art & Culture, Calcutta, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004. Regional Art Exhibition of AIFACS held in Calcutta, 2002.
Collections: National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi., Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi and various personal collection in Calcutta, Mumbai, New Delhi, USA, Germany.
Awards: Junior Fellowship from Human Resource & Development, Department of Culture, Government of India (1998-2000). Rabindra Bharati Visual Art Faculty's Graphics Award, 1993.
Presently he is a working freelance at Lalit Kala Kendra, & guest Lecturer in Graphics Department Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata.