Born in 1980, Nirmala Biluka is currently pursuing her Ph. D at EFL University, Hyderabad. She completed M.F.A (Painting) from M. S. University of Baroda in 2005 and B.F.A from JNTU, Hyderabad in 2002. She held her first solo show at Studio Napean, Mumbai in 2008 and has participated in several group shows and art camps in India and abroad.
She was granted the Junior research fellowship, UGC NET in 2006. In 2003, she achieved the University Gold Medal during her Graduation. She also received the Hyderabad Art Society award and Telugu University Scholarship in 2004.