Adil Hasan was born in 1971 in Shillong, north-east India where he lived for close to 30 years before moving to Bangalore. Having previously worked in the banking industry, Adil is now a visual artist and a freelance writer. His poems have been published in Kitaab and The Thumb Print magazine. 'MAD, Attock, Attandi" a short story, was longlisted for the Half and One Prize, 2018. An exhibition of Adil's industrial-themed art titled Escape The Dark - A Digital Fantasy was held in 2014 in Bangalore. He is presently working on a collection of prose poems juxtaposed with his artwork.