About the Artist and his work :
Born : Born in 1988, Kolkata.
About the Artist : Basu is a self taught artist. His penchant for art inspired him to paint regularly through his entire childhood. As his passion for painting continued strongly Basu metamorphosed into a professional artist. Apart from painting all through his childhood, Basu has been painting professionally since the last 8 years.
Debabrata derives his style and theme by introspecting within himself . The fears of uncertainty , Struggles and anxiety of an artist , the stringent financial conditions and the tough life led by the young artist community are all depicted in his paintings . His paintings helps him vent his emotions on the canvas . He feels all the struggles and challenges in life cannot be controlled. In his ‘Underwater Series’ Titled Submerged Emotions , Acrylic and Oil on Canvas he depicts a male figure in a free fall .
He speaks for everyone facing challenges and have no control over them to simply let go . Expressing this beautifully in his canvas as a male figure drops himself in the water. Basu has a fantastic command over the brush for someone so young and with no formal education.