I Charbak Dipta (চার্বাক) am an Indian Bengali illustrator,cartoonist and graphic storyteller.I have done cartooning and illustrations for many organisations. Currently I am doing freelance comics/illustrations all over the world.
Apart from that I am also a trained singer and musician.
I was born in Bongaon,a small town in West Bengal,India.I went to Bongaon High School.I completed my B.A. (with honours in Philosophy) and M.A. in Philosophy and Diploma in Film Studies from Jadavpur University,Kolkata.
I have been drawing since my very childhood.From my college days I started taking drawing seriously.I started working as a cartoonist in the Kolkata branch of The Times of India,the largest read newspaper in India.Later I worked for various other publications and other media.In 2013 I moved to New Delhi to become a full time illustrator and cartoonist.Currently I am doing freelance art for comics,books and various other medias.
I am also a trained Hindusthani classical singer,Guitarist and classical Pianist.I took music training from ITC Sangeet Research Academy and Calcutta School of Music for over 10 years.