Kausik holds a B.A (Visual Art) from Rabindra Bharati University, Calcutta and a M.A (Fine Arts) from Viswa Bharati University, Shantiniketan. He has held fellowships at the Kanoria Centre for Art, CEPT, Ahmedabad and the Inlakhs Foundation. He currently teaches at the Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute for Architecture and Environment Studies.
His work has been exhibited and he has held residencies at various cities all around the world including the US, UK, and Australia. Some of his important involvements in art exhibitions include “Chairs, Assisted ready-mades” at the Century Cities Exhibition of the Tate Modern, London (2001), “Art on the Move” for Sahmat, New Delhi (2001), “Diverge” at National Gallery of Modern Art, Mumbai (2004) and the “Age of Desire” at Perth, Australia.