Rajarshi Sengupta

Rajarshi Sengupta is a practitioner and art historian, presently teaching at the Dept. of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, India (2021-). Sengupta completed his PhD in art history from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver (2019), and received the IARTS Textiles of India Grant, Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto (2017-18). He contributed to the catalogue essay of Cloth that Changed the World: The Art and Fashion of Indian Chitnz, edited by Dr. Sarah Fee, and is presently working on an edited book on Deccani material culture with Dr Baishali Ghosh.