Born and raised in New York City, and having resided in many other areas of the country, Babá has been a full time professional artist for several decades. Babá is a talented artist who uses her paintings to express intimacy, vulnerability and intensity. She feels art, like music, is a romantic form through which she expresses her personal view of the world. There are no messages in Babá's paintings, only love of beauty and elegance. This is the thread woven throughout her works. A highly regarded portrait artist, Babá is also distinguished for her dramatic paintings of dance, theater and music performers. With