Suraj was born in Jamui, Bihar in 1976. He completed his Bachelor’s degree in fine arts from the College of Art and Craft, Patna and a Master’s degree from College of Art, Delhi University in 2003.He has started his career working in an advertising world as an art director in Ogilvy & Mather and worked in many multinational companies. He has
done his solo exhibition ‘It’s A World of Desire’, Art Alive Gallery, New Delhi, 2012 and ‘On landscape’ in Himachal Pradesh immediately after college.
He is the recipient of Emerging Artist Award from Amity Art Foundation, 2016.