Born in 1966, Tamil Nadu. After completed her masters in fine arts from Stella Maris College, Chennai, she moved to Ahmedabad. She had held a few solo shows in Chennai and Ahmedabad. Shalu has shown her works on the online show by Keshav Art Foundation and has also received a Certificate of Merit from the prestigious Prafulla Dahanukar Art Foundation, Maharashtra in 2021. She has participated in many group, shows such as 'East Rising' by Jaipur contemporary, New York and ‘The Dreamers' by the Holy Art Gallery, London. Her work ‘Tiny Inner Voices’ from the ‘Body Language’ series has been selected by Spolp Design,USA on the theme ‘Metal’.
She has been invited by the Indo Korean Cultural and Information Centre, INKO to participate in the exhibition organised by K-Art, International Artist Exchange in Busan, South Korea.
She lives and works in Ahmedabad.