Born in 1981, Kolkata
Abhishek Dasgupta is a passionate photographer who has the inculcated skill to reflect photographic imagery of
live characters with exuberant empathy and sensitivity. He has won great appreciation by exhibiting in India and
aboard. The ethereal sensitivity in his photographs has engaged audiences in New York, Madrid, Amsterdam. He has
a number of exhibitions in his hometown Kolkata, and his current abode Bangalore.
Abhishek Dasgupta’s photographic gaze reveals his keen sensitivities while connecting with his wide range of subjects
that evolves into rooted live characters. His birthplace and current workplace India is his true identity, he completely
agrees with the Indian ways of a so not complex spiritual understanding of life,‘Simplicity is great sophistication’.
Through his photographic gaze we not only experience ‘the writing of light’ in the sound technicalities but also the
illuminating light reflected from within his subjects which seems to gaze towards the onlooker. The beauty of his
imagery is the simplicity of his composition which portrays his joy in capturing and observation of the natural
characters oozing various emotions through the various appearances of his subjects and its environment. A widely
traveled, life enthusiast Abhishek Dasgupta showcases his images for us to pause and reflect how breathtaking
the world is …His images though easy to relate has a continuous subjective narrative of a journey not defined but
a destination stated.