Taking references from the Indian stamps, the artist, Niraja wanted to depict abstract form of painting.
Qualification. 2014- M.Phil form M.G.K.V.P. Varanasi, 2013- M.F.A. (Painting) from B.H.U. Varanasi, 2011- B.F.A. (Painting) from B.H.U. Varanasi, Fellowship. 2017- Junior Fellowship 2015-16 By Ministry of Culture Government of India. Awards. 2013- Kashi yatra’13 certificate of merit(2nd Prize sitty Streets in toolika I.I.T.BHU. Varanasi. 2012- Ravindr nath tagor smriti samahroh puraskar Lucknow U.P, 2011- Annual Art Exhibition Ist Prize in Printmaking B.H.U. Varanasi, 2009- Spandan –Inter Faculty Youth Festival (2nd Prize in Rangoli) B.HU. Varanasi, 2008- Alfa Award (3rd Prize in Linocut) Azamgarh, U.P, 2007, 08- Annual Art Exhibition (Consolation Prize in Pottery) BHU. Varanasi, 2006- Lalitkala Pratiyogita Kopagunj (1sf Prize in Rangoli) Mau. U.P, 2003- Lalitkala Pratiyogita Kopagunj (2nd Prize in Rangoli) Mau. U.P, Solo Show. 2017- ‘STAMPED IDENTITY’ ICON Art Gallery Presents a Solo Show in Hyderabad Telangana, Group Exhibition. 2019- Within Reach X group shows by gallery navya New Delhi, 2018- Inimitable Dial Gallery Nvya Art walk Terminal 1-D ,IGI Airport New Delhi, 2018- AMPAS Art Gallery presents Stories from life & Time sultanpur New Delhi, 2018- gallery VEDA presents VALUE BEYOND a group show curetted by Sapna Kur, 2018- Within Reach IX group shows by gallery navya New Delhi, 2018- 'Arbitrary Imagination' Visual Arts Gallery, India Habitat Centre New Delhi, 2018- 'Open A. I. R.' a day residency program at Triveni kala sangam, Mandi House, New Delhi, 2018- Folklore...day residency at Hungarian Information and Cultural Centre New Delhi, 2018- Indian Identity Vernssage Art Gallery at Monkey Business Gurgaon, 2017- Within Reach VIII group shows by gallery navya New Delhi, 2017- By The Best College Art Lado Sarai New Delhi, 2017- SAMSARA dial-Gallery Nvya Art walk Terminal 1-D ,IGI Airport New Delhi, 2013- Perspectives for you Exhibition of painting B.H.U. Varanasi, 2012- Chhap ankan A Group Exhibition of Print-making Lilt Kala Akademi Lucknow U.P, 2012- Efflore n’sense an Exhibition of painting BHU. Varanasi, 2012- Unmilan Annual art Exhibition B.H.U. Varanasi, 2009- All In One Exhibition KBM, BHU, Varanasi, 2009- Gandhi Jivan- Mulya Pradersani, BHU, Varanasi, 2009- Bahuvarn, Painting B.H.U. Varanasi, 2007,08,09,10- Ummide Kala Utsav, Assi Ghat, Varanasi, 2007,08,09,10 Sambhavnaye Kala Pradarshni Gazipur U.P, 2007, 08, 09- Annual art Exhibition B.H.U. Varanasi, Participation. 2016- Emerging artist of the year Award 2016 at Art District- 13, Lado Sarai New Delhi, 2013- Sarnath International Nyingma Institute SA14/52. P- 3 Baraipur, sarnath Varanasi, U.P, 2012- State Lilt Kala Academy (31th warshik Kala Pradarshani) Lucknow U.P, 2011- Taja paschal munch By Tata Tea Chukka Ghat Varanasi, 2011,10- State Lilt Kala Academy 30th warshik Kala Pradarshani and 29th Lucknow.U.P, 2010- All India (12th Achill Bharatiya Kala Pradarsani) Lucknow.U.P, 2009- State Lilt Kala Academy (28th warshik Kala Pradarshani) Lucknow.U.P, 2009- Perfect Creative Society, Ghazipur U.P, 2008-09 Spandan-inter faculty youth fest B.H.U. Varanasi, 2007-08- Spandan-inter faculty youth fest B.H.U. Varanasi, 2007- Rastriya seva yojana K.H.U. Varanasi, 2007- Poster Karyshala M.G.K.V.P. Varanasi, Camp. 2018- Jabalpur street art festival, 2018- Yuva chitrakar shivir state lalit kala akademi U.P, 2018- ‘Open A. I. R.' a day residency program at Triveni kala sangam, Mandi House, New Delhi, 2017- A Time to Ponder ( Artist in Residence ) Gallery Sree Arts, New Delhi, 2015- Installation workshop in Lucknow by Lilt Kala Akademi, Luck now U.P, 2013- International Mural Painters Camp Kerala Lalithakala Akademi Thrissur, 2013- Sanskriti Aur kala M.G.K.V.P. Varanasi U.P, 2009- In Depth Study Course on AJANTA, Jnana Pravaha, 2009- Art of Khajuraho Jnana-Pravaha, BHU, Varanasi, 2008- Nathadwara Painting Its Technique Jnana Pravaha B.H.U. Varanasi.