Dr Sampa Biswas has done her PhD in art history from Kala Bhawan, Visva Bharati, Santiniketan. She is the author of scholarly papers and studies on Buddhist art of Central Asia, Japanese art, Indian art that have been published in reputed international journals. She is the author of Indian Influence on the Art of Japan (2010) and Fudo Mayo-o(Acalanatha Vidyaraja) in Art and Iconography of Japan (2012). She has been a visiting faculty member of Department of History of Art at the National Museum Institute, New Delhi and taught Buddhist Art of Central Asia, Art of Japan, Art of China, Art and Architecture of India, and also at the Department of Art and Aesthetics, Amity University, Noida. She has attended and participated in international conferences, seminars and symposiums.