Sujata Bajaj was born in Jaipur, Rajasthan and graduated and Mastered in Art & Painting from Pune, Maharashtra. An influence of tribal art and culture led her to a Ph.D in Fine Arts, on "Indian Tribal Art", and this reflects greatly in her works. She also studied at Ecole Nationale des Beaux Arts, Paris, on French government scholarship in 1988-89. Sujata has held around 25 individual shows in India and over 20 international shows and participated in more the a dozen group shows across India and abroad including U.K., France, Norway and Saffronart in Los Angeles in 2001. She was conferred with Chancellor's Award S.N.D.T University, Mumbai, selected for International Youth Achievement by Cambridge University, U.K. in 1986 and also holder of 'Raza Award' in 2003, Bombay Art Society Award and the Maharashtra State Art Award. She lives and works in Paris.