Paula has exhibited at Akar Prakar, Kolkata; Gallery Espace, New Delhi; Drik Gallery, Dhaka; Nehru Centre, London, among other galleries. She has also curated shows in Kolkata and has participated in residencies at Britto Arts Trust, Dhaka; and Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California. She is the recipient of the Charles Wallace India Trust Research Grant.
She is currently working as Assistant Professor in the Printmaking Department at the Visual Arts Faculty, Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata; and also serves as secretary of Khoj International Artist’s Association, Kolkata, an artist-led initiative for promoting alternate art practices. From 1999 to 2003, she was a guest faculty at the National Institute of Fashion Technology, Kolkata.
Paula Sengupta is also the author of The Printed Picture: Four Centuries of Indian Printmaking, published by DAG, New Delhi; and Foreign & Indigenous Influences in Indian Printmaking with LAP Lambert Academic Publishing, Saarbrucken, Germany.
The artist lives and works in Kolkata.