Manish Sharma was born in 1978 in Bikaner, Rajasthan, Apart from completing his BFA AND MFA from Rajasthan University; Manish was also trained in the intricate techniques of miniature paintings. Manish had several one man and group shows in India and abroad namely :- The Museum shop –Ravindra Manch Gallery Jaipur -2017; WELCOME TO THE LOOT JKK- 2010; Kalaneri Art Gallery -2020; Penang Malaysia-2019; Gallery 78, Hyderabad-2019; India Art Fair New Delhi -2019; Art Centrix Space New Delhi 2018; Birla Academy Art And Culture Kolkata – 2018; Museum of Goa – 2017; Cultural Centre of Vijaywada – 2016; Shrishti Art Gallery Hyderabad -2015; Khushi New Delhi – 2015; Ojas Arts New Delhi – 2012; Art Exhibition of India & Korea, J.K.K. Jaipur and Uijeongbu Art Centre , Korea-2011; The Viewing Room Art Gallery ,Mumbai 2011; Sanstache Art Gallery Mumbai- 2009; Gallery Espace New Delhi-2008; Pundole Art Gallery Mumbai-2007 and Travancore Palace Art Gallery New Delhi-2007.
Manish had organised several art camps and workshop & Residency – SARA Centre Dombekoppa Shimoga Karnataka-2019, Takhman28 Udaipur -2018, Burullus International Art Symposium Egypt -2018, National Camp Lalit Kala Academy Jaipur Mount Abu-2018, Kala Choupal “An International Artist Residency Diggi Palace”, Jaipur-2017, Sandhrbh Partapur, Banswara Rajasthan-2003 and AIFACS New Delhi-2001.
Manish has received National Academy Award Lalit Kala Academy New Delhi -2004; Junior Fellowship Award Ministry Of Culture, Government Of India-2011; AIFACS Award New Delhi-2003; Ravi Jain Memorial and Dhoomimal Art Gallery Award, New Delhi-2002; National Scholarship Award by HRD Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Govt. of India, New Delhi, State Award Rajasthan Lalit Kala Academy-2001 and Graphic Award Rajasthan School of Art-2000.