Hamilton Francisco, or simply Babu, was born in Malanje, Angola. From an early age he had a passion for painting. He works with different visual forms. He has taken part in several solo and group exhibitions, as well as artistic residencies in various countries. His work can be found in public and private collections in Angola and abroad, such as the Millenium Atlantico Foundation, CLC Arquitectos, Presidente Meridien Luanda, the Jean Clode de Almeida collection.