Ravi Patole has a Masters in Visual Arts (Painting); with BFA graduation and also completed Diploma in Applied Art, was ranked 3nd in Order of Merit in Applied arts. After working as ART DIRECTOR in the Advertising Industry for about 15 yrs, won the Prestigious ABBY GOLD Award in 1996. He shifted his focus on the TV and Film Industry and worked with Nitin C Desai Productions and has to his credit the TV serial ‘ Chhatrapati Shivrai ‘. Also worked on the production of Femina Miss India, Live music concerts and FIlmfare Awards . His paintings were exhibited in Jehangir Art Gallery in a group show. Has also exhibited in various other Art Galleries too. He has his own studio from where he works Trophies, Mementoes and Signages, Artefacts etc.In 2010 he joined Academics as HOD Visual & Communication Arts at L S Raheja School of Arts Worli. Then a visiting Faculty in Raffles Design International and now MIT Institute of Design.