Pralay Dey

Foot Artist


Pralay Dey


Pralay Dey was born on 15th January 2002, in a remote village in Udaipur, with both his upper limbs non-functional. He was born in a poor family. His father was a daily wage labourer and his mother an Anganwadi worker.
Pralay was a meritorious student in school and wrote with his legs. He passed his school and higher education with flying colors. Parallelly, he also painted with his feet. With immense practice and dedication, he mastered his painting skills with his feet and won many state, national and international level awards.
He has been a part of national art competitions, child arts foundation, State level Kala Utsav, etc.

Pralay specializes in a very rare art form style called the Mahogany painting from Odissa, this form requires a lot of skill and dedication.
Pralay is currently pursuing his graduation in phycology and aims to have a bright future in the art field. Pralay has joined MFPA as a student artist in 2022.