Subrata Das did a Foundation course from College of Visual Arts under the tutelage of Shuvaprasanna Bhattacharya. He has held several solo shows and several prestigious group shows in India and abroad. He is the recipient of Gold and Silver Awards from Avantika International Art Exhibition. His paintings are in collections with several art collectors in India and abroad.
There is a romanticism and purity in his representations. His paintings have a dream like quality. There is tremendous beauty and movement in his art. His paintings also have very traditional and Indian themes whether it is that of mythology, divinity or regular folk.