Born in Andhra Pradesh in 1958, Ramesh completed his graduation and post graduation diploma at the Faculty of Fine Arts, M S University of Baroda. In 1993, Ramesh was awarded the Sanskriti Award by the State Government of Andhra Pradesh. He received the Junior Fellowship and Senior Fellowship from the HRD Ministry, Government of India & the Sanskrit Award
Ramesh has held his solo exhibitions at the Max Muller Bhavan, Hyderabad; Mumbai; Centre of contemporary Art, New Delhi; Sakshi Gallery, Bangalore; Gallery Threshold, Vishakapatnam; Apparao Galleries, Chennai; Nazar Art Gallery, Baroda, & ‘A Thousand and One desires’, Pundole Art Gallery, Mumbai. The artist’s selected group exhibitions include, All India Graphic Exhibition, Chandigarh; National Exhibition, New Delhi; Second Biennale at Havana, Cuba; Second Biennale of Art, Bharat Bhavan, Bhopal; ‘Recent Trends in Contemporary Indian Art’, Vadehra Art Gallery, New Delhi.