Durga Prasad Pattanaik

Durga Prasad Pattanaik ( 1918-2002) was born in the village of Pasiapada, Puri, Odisha in 1918. He went to Lucknow School of Art and did his specialisation in painting. He was a great master of palm leaf etching and paintings. He received State Lalit kala Akademi Award of Odisha and died in 2002.