He is an alumnus of the Columbus College of Art and Design (CCAD) in Ohio, USA from where he is a Fine Art graduate and the recipient of the 1995 Ohio Watercolour Society’s (OWS) Student Scholarship Award. He has also worked as an Art Director at ZILS (Zee Interactive learning Systems) and ran a freelance graphic design studio – ‘Cyke Art and Design,’ for many years. Cyrus is also a practising Fine Artist with his most recent showing at the Pune Biennale 2017 Galleria.
In 2010 he started to facilitate students in their Art education. Previously HOD Fine Art at FAD International in Pune, Cyrus now joins MITID as an Asst. Professor of Pre-Design.