1951, Male , Indian , Independent Research Scholar, Painter
Mr. Utpal Chakraborty (born in 1951) graduated in Fine Arts from the Vishva Bharati University (Santiniketan, West Bengal, India) in 1972 after which he received ‘National Cultural Scholarship’ from the Government of India and ‘Cultural Scholarship’ from Government of France. He obtained a Master and a Doctorate degree from the Universit‚ de Paris III, Sorbonne Nouvelle (Paris) on Indian Buddhist Art and Archaeology under the guidance of late Professor Jean Boisselier. Currently he is working on two projects on Indian Buddhist Caves.
Mr. Chakraborty is also a painter and is living in Paris since 1976.