Sisir Sahana was born in Bankura, West Bengal in 1963. He studied art at Kala Bhavan, Shantiniketan and did both his Bachelor’s & Master’s Degree in Painting. He then went on to do an Advanced Diploma in stained glass painting from Central St. Martin’s College of Art & Design, London in 1994. Sisir is today known more for his glass sculptures and relief work in glass.
His sculptures are stylized figuration. His understanding of materials and managing glass makes his work distinct. You can clearly see an influence of folk culture and temple architecture in his sculptures. Combining his command over glass.