Girjesh Kumar Singh hails from Semra Shravasti in Uttar Pradesh. He graduated with Literature, Economics and Philosophy.  Interested in art, as he was in philosophy, he went to art school in Benares first, completed his BFA and then went on to Baroda to do his MFA in Sculpture from Maharaja Sayajirao University.

Girjesh has participated in various group shows in Mumbai, Delhi, Varanasi and Vadodara. His first solo show, Sundaram was sponsored by Lalit Kala Academy  in Varanasi in 2004. Girjesh’s second solo show, Often I miss you was held in Mumbai with Rukshaan Art in 2010. He went on to do another solo show in 2013 in Mumbai and then the show travelled to The Visual Arts Gallery, Habitat Centre, New Delhi in early 2014.

Girjesh participated as a solo artist in India Art Fair in New Delhi in January, 2015 as well as in 2017 with Rukshaan Art.