Mayank was born in Bhopal in 1987. Mayank is the eldest son of Jangarh Singh Shyam, and learned painting under him from a young age. He has participated in many exhibitions and art camps in India and abroad. Inheriting his father’s talent, Mayank is cultivating his own style, and is also recognised as a contemporary artist. In addition to works based on Gond mythology and perception of nature, he also works on modern themes as an artist who grew up in the city.