Curriculum Vitae

 

KAUSTAV SARKAR

 

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Nationality: Indian

DOB: 24th December 1990

 

CONTACT

Website: www.kaustavsarkar.com

Email: kaustavsarkarphotography@gmail.com

PH: 09477327706

Address: Baghbazar, G.T.Road, P.O. – Chandannagar, Dist- Hooghly, West Bengal-712136, India.

 

PHOTOGRAPHY RECOGNITIONS

  • -Winner in top 6, in category “Behind the Scenes or Offbeat” and published in Better Photography Magazine Issue January 2017 and May 2017.
  • -Winner of the “APF Magazine Inspiration Award IX” for the contest Transport Drama in Street, Issue – February 2017.
  • -Published in India Photo Project, as the “Monochrome Discovery of the  Year”  for the India Photo Project Monochrome Awards 2016 Contest in Instagram, curated by National Photo Editor of ‘The Indian Express’- Mr. Neeraj Priyadarshi.,Curator of Delhi Photo Festival -Mr Sumit Dayal and Tara Bedi from Instagram.
  • -Published in Creative Image Magazine, as the winner of “Shine with Metal” Contest curated by Magnum Photographer, Mr. Raghu Rai. For July-August Issue 2016
  • -Winner of Street Photography Category in both camera and mobile photography contest from TUMBHI,July 2016
  • -Winner of Better Photography Magazine Monthly Contest, “Winter Elements”, February 2015.
  • -Honorable Mention in Artistique 2014-2015 contest of Asian Photography Magazine, for Conceptual Category
  • -Published in “Deep Freeze” Zine, curated by Mr. Kaushal Parikh, founder of the only Indian Street Photography Collective “That’s Life”, for magazine issues numbers 2,6,9,10,11 & 12 of year 2015.
  • -Published in Street Photography Assignment, March 2015 of National Geography Your Shot, judged by renowned photographer Mr. Ben Lowey.
  • -Achieved 1st position in Photo Competition in Snapiesta in tech fest of Academy of Technology.

 

OTHER RECOGNITIONS

-Awarded Special Diploma in painting by International Museum of Children’s Art from Oslo, Norway.

-Runners up in Intra College Debate Competition organized by SPIE.

-Runners up in Inter School Bosco Splash ( T Shirt Painting) event of BOSCOTSAV 2006 organized by Don Bosco Liluah.

-3 times Distinction holder and a Diploma holder in painting from the department of Painting under Bangya Sangeet Parishad affiliated to Rabindra Bharati University, West Bengal, India.

 

EDUCATION

Non-Degree

2014 | Certificate Course in Photography | Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira | University of Calcutta | West

Bengal | India

2014 | PGDM (Telecom), International Institute of Welfare & Business Management | West Bengal | India

Degree

2013 | B.Tech | West Bengal University of Technology | West Bengal | India

 

 

EMPLOYMENT

March 2015 – Feb 2017 – Assistant Manager, Business Development, Metalogic Systems Pvt. Ltd., West Bengal India

2014: Present – Freelance Photographer