Educated at the National College of Arts and Crafts, Oslo, Norway and University of Gothenburg, Sweden.
Siw Lurås has exhibited her work in numerous solo exhibitions in Norway and Sweden including Norwegian Printmakers Gallery, Oslo, Galleri Kunstverket, Oslo, Galleri Heer Oslo, Bohuslän Museum Sweden, Galleri PS and Swedish Printmakers Gallery , Gothenburg Sweden. She has also participated at several international group exhibitions including Summer Exhibition, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK(2015), Østlandsutstillingen Oslo and Kiel(2015), the Sixth International Triennial of Graphic Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria (2010), Norwegian Printmakers Galleria Ateneum in Warzaw, Poland (2005), La Biennale destampe Contemporaine de Trois Rivieres in Canada(2007) and Lelocleprints 04, Musee des Beaux- Arts, Le Locle, Switzerland (2004).
Her work is represented in a great number of public collections including Museum of Modern Art, Stockholm, Swedish Arts Council and City of Gothenburg.
In 2004 she was awarded the prize for best graphic work at the National Annual Autumn Exhibition, Oslo. In 2020 her works was shown at Nordic Contemporary Print Triennial and solo exhibition at Kunstverket Galleri, Oslo.