Kedar Mishra is a poet and an accomplished art critic. Currently, he is working as the Editor of the Sachitra Vijaya, one of the largest circulated monthly journal on art, culture and literature. Mr. Mishra is a bold creative person and acutely aware of the deep relationship between contemporary politics, ideology and public space. He contributes to a regular column to newspaper Sanchar. Mr. Mishra has received several awards including the Odisha Youth Inspiration Award from Odisha Diary.