Mousumi Biswas was born in Kolkata in 1978. She completed her Bachelor of Visual Art (painting) from the Govt. College of Art and Craft, Kolkata, (2003) and Masters in Fine Arts (painting) from Kala Bhavan, Visva Bharti, Santiniketan (2005). She has held a solo exhibition at the Triveni Kala Sangam, New Delhi, (presented by Krishna’s Collection art gallery, 2005). She has participated in several other exhibitions, including, ‘under current’, durbar hall, Kochi, (2007), ‘real 2007’, Lalit Kala Academy, New Delhi, presented by matters of art.Com, (2007), tales of textures’, Travancore House, New Delhi , presented by Art Elements gallery, (2007), ‘rang de India’, the Radisson Hotel, New Delhi, presented by Habiart Foundation, (2007), amongst others. She has also received the Kolkata Art Foundation Award, (2005), ‘Rathin Maitra Award’ from Govt. College of Art and Craft, (2003) and the ‘certificate of merit’ from the Govt. College of Art and Craft, (2002). Her works can be found with leading art collectors in India and abroad. The artist lives and works in Noida, U.P.