Edith Baumann (b. 1948, Ames, IA) lives and works in Santa Monica, CA. She received her B.F.A. from University of California, Los Angeles in 1975 and completed an M.F.A. in painting at the University of Southern California in 1985. Baumann has been the subject of numerous solo exhibitions nationally as well as internationally. She was recently included in group exhibitions Eight Ball, Martos Gallery, New York, NY and Emergence: Art and the Incarnation of Space, Martin Museum of Art, Baylor University, Waco, TX.