Shayok Mukhopadhyay grew up in India and studied at the International Center of Photography, New York. His work ranges from video to large format portraiture and hand-made books. His major solo shows were Québec, at Katharine Mulherin Contemporary Art in Toronto in January 2013, and People of Port Chester at the Village Laundromat in Port Chester, New York, December 2013-January 2014. People of Port Chester was supported by a New York State Council on the Arts grant. His short film Charok premiered at the 2015 Portland Film Festival. He is currently working on a feature length documentary set in a traveling theater in rural India.

For still photography, video editing and filming, he can be reached at shayok@shortwork.net. He lives in White Plains, a short train ride from Manhattan.