Ray lived in Kuwait before moving to the United States in 1997; she now lives and works in Mumbai. She holds a dual degree from Pratt Institute in M.F.A, Painting and M.S. in Theory, Criticism & History of Art, and is a recipient of the Joan Mitchell M.F.A. Grant, 2004. Ray held directorship positions at Bodhi Art Gallery and Hauser & Wirth, before returning full-time to painting. She’s had her Indian debut solo exhibition at Galerie Mirchandani + Steinruecke in January 2012.