Nic Bautista is a full-time graphic artist, a museum worker, a licensed teacher, and a practicing visual artist based in Manila. A graduate of Advertising Arts from Far Eastern University, she has participated in several art exhibitions and contests during her college year and up to present. Her inspirations mostly come from films, music, iconic people, history, and tragedy which she expresses through portraiture of women on a textured surface, often mixing black with shades of pink.