Urmila V.G. is a nationally renowned printmaker artist. She has held solo shows in Bengaluru and participated in select regional, national and international exhibitions, camps and workshops. She is a recipient of FICCI, FLO Women Achievers Award, Bengaluru (2016), Karnataka Lalithakala Academy Award, Bengaluru (2007), National Lalitkala Akademi Scholarship, New Delhi and Arnavaz Vasudev
Scholarship, Bengaluru (2006). She holds an M.F.A. in Printmaking, (2006) Kala Bhavan, Visvabharati University, Santiniketan (W.B) and B.F.A. in Painting, (2003)College of Fine Arts, Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath, Bengaluru.