Born in Karnataka, Gurudas graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts, M.S.University of Baroda. For 2 decades he has been exhibiting at various galleries especially at The Jehangir Art Gallery in Mumbai. He has participated in several Group exhibition in India and abroad notably in the Central Lalit Kala Academy and the Karnataka State Lalit Kala Academy, the Gujarat State Lalit Kala Academy, The Bombay Art Society Show and most recently the 10th Harmony Show. His awards include the Husain-Bendre Award from the Bombay Arts Society.
He has served as a Curator for the Husain Sankalana Museum from 1990 to 2006. He is known for his murals which are to be seen in several Corporate Offices.
Gurudas Shenoy combines aspects of the traditional with the modern, and his work is driven by a deep interest in spatial experimentation both two and three-dimensional. In the Urban Space series, Shenoy portrays a sensitive responsiveness to nature and its colours even as he captures the essential skylines of a cityscape.
He lives and works in Bangalore.