Harisadhan Dey (b 1982)
Born on April 8, 1982 at Kakdwip in West Bengal,Hari Sadhan Dey was. He obtained his diploma from Art Education Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata in the year 2000. He was awarded with the Bikhuram Jain Award in 2010 and St. Zavier’s College -Red & Black art award in 2001 for his artworks. As a young boy, he would take inspiration from his surroundings and draw vivid images. Witnessing the religious fair at Gangasagar during his childhood not only left him enthralled, but also inspired him to depict the essence of common life through his paintings. He is a figurative artist and many of his paintings portray single figures and female faces.