Samiran Dey

Samiran Dey

  • Biography

    Born in 1990 and currently residing in Kolkata, West Bengal, Samiran is a studio artist at Lalit Kala Akademi, and has completed his master's from Rabindra Bharati University.

    Samiran’s visual vocabulary captures the cultural nuance of Kolkata city, presenting the real world in a surrealistic manner. Influenced by his childhood experiences, his observations revolve around the harsh realities of economic distress and apathy that exists in the world.

    He has weaved a vivid tapestry of Kolkata's socio-political intricacies, capturing the shifting landscape and fading memories. Each stroke is a nuanced narrative, reflecting socio-metaphorical reality with enchanting and surrealistic undertones. Conceptualising his art from Kolkata's fabric, he has tried to reflect the transformation of playgrounds into skyscrapers, echoing the pulse of an unscrupulous society.

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Samiran Dey

The Spine of Life
25 x 36 ″ Watercolour, graphite, transparent paper, charcoal, burning and acrylic on paper

Samiran Dey

The Shape of Ophidian
16 x 60 ″ Watercolor, graphite, transparent paper, acrylic and figure motifs on paper

Samiran Dey

The Gloomy Bird
36 x 50 ″ Watercolor, graphite, transparent paper, net, paper burning, acrylic and figure motifs on paper

Samiran Dey

Step of Privilege
22 x 30 ″ Watercolor, charcoal, transparent paper and figure motifs on paper

Samiran Dey

The Edge Line
25 x 17 ″ Watercolour, ink, graphite and figure motifs on paper