Durga Charan Das is an extremely committed artist whose distinct strokes combine abstract and realistic art resulting in mystical canvases portraying beautiful compositions. There is a magical quality in the works. The play of light and shade is appealing and the strokes create a depth which transcends the composition
As a child, Durga shot into the limelight after painting the feet of a statue of Goddess Durga in a temple in a village located in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
He then went on to become a successful Art student in the prestigious “Banaras Hindu University” (B.H.U.) in Varanasi.
His paintings often depict bodies of sensuality and strength, with something special that reminds one of the works of Eugene Delacroix.
He has participated in various solo and group shows and exhibitions in India and abroad, and won many prestigious awards.