Born at Jalgaon in 1954. He di his GD in Fine arts in 1977 and his Diploma in Art Education in 1978 from JJ School of Art, Mumbai. He has 8 solo shows to his credit and has participated in several group shows and camps. He has exhibited at Singapore and in the US. The choice of charcoal as a medium has been deliberately chosen by him as it best captures the stark simplicity and the emotional relationships with the figures portrayed.
Ramesh Pachpande’s choice of charcoal as a medium has been deliberately chosen as it best captures the stark simplicity and the emotional relationships with the stylized figures portrayed. His stylization of these figures highlights their elongated noses and faces. They are often drawn playing their traditional musical instruments.