Born in India and brought up in Dubai, Danesh has always had a love for art and comic books. He diverted from his passion for four years after graduating from high school, and expanded on his conceptual abilities by graduating with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Psychology at the University of Toronto.
After that he completed a Certificate in Art Fundamentals at Sheridan College. Next, he did two years of Technical Illustration and decided to leave college and kick start his career.
He worked in FCB Direct in Toronto for a year learning the ropes of print an digital art production, and then headed back to Dubai. Over there he worked as a cartoonist and page designer for the newspaper Gulf News.
He then started his own freelance illustration business, with his first big client being Dubai Metro with Saatchi and Saatchi. He then lived for four years in Spain and continued freelancing and travelling., Currently he is creating art in his downtown studio in Toronto.
He has just completed a huge project with Hersheys Cookies N Cream, producing a 100 illustrations and has also drawn his first comic book pages for Tinkle Comics. He hopes to continue this momentum into new and exciting projects in the future!