Rajesh Pullarwar has a BFA and MFA from J.J. School of Art. He was awarded the National Scholarship for Young Talents (Ministry of Culture, Govt of India) as well as the first prize in painting in the ‘Commission for Women’ competition, Delhi. His work has been exhibited in national and international art shows as well as Biennales. He received the “Most Promising Artist of the Year Award” (2005) presented by National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai. He developed a platform “International Print Exchange Programme (IPEP)” (in 2013) for artists practicing printmaking to share their work across the globe.