Rahul Mitra is an artist, printmaker, writer, scientist and entrepreneur, born in Hyderabad, India, now living in Houston. Mitra uses visual language drawn from the street to interpret personal, socio-political dialogues exploring poverty, ennui, custom, love, strangeness, technology, and linguistics captured as moments in life in urban spaces. His art work has been exhibited in over 30 exhibitions in 8 countries in the last 3 years. He is one of the selected artists at the First Printmaking Triennial of ULUS in Serbia and Texas Biennial, 2011. He has also been instrumental in bringing the first contemporary Indian Art exhibition to Houston and curated a show of Houston artists in India. His stories have been published in literary journals, US and UK. He is active in Houston art scene.