Ranjit Das is a painter from Bangladesh. He earned his BFA from the Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka, and his MFA, under the guidance of Prof. K G Subramaniam, at MS University, Baroda, India. Das’s paintings often project the dreams and hopes of the common people, but horses and dogs are also prevalent subject matters. His works have been widely exhibited in Bangladesh and abroad. Das is also a recipient of numerous awards including the Grand Award, 7th Asian Biennial Bangladesh; Honourable Mention, 9th,14th and 15th, National Art Exhibition, Bangladesh; Honourable Mention, 5th Asian Art Biennial, Bangladesh; Best Award for Oil Painting, Annual Art Exhibition, Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Dhaka; and Best Award for Oil Painting, Expo 5, Alliance Francaise de Chittagong, amongst others.