Hemendra Dutta is an Indian Painter, born in the year 1961 in Calcutta. The fervour for art began early, having surrounded by family of artists. He later went to Kalabhavan, Santiniketan to nurture his passion. In the year 1987, he completed his degree in Masters in Fine Arts. During the course of his profession he has been awarded the Lalit Kala Academy Research Grant (1988). He has also participated in exhibitions across India conducted at Lalit Kala Academy, Delhi, Birla Academy of Fine Arts, Kolkata, Venkatappa Art Gallery, Bangalore and many others.