Ludmilla Balfour was born in 1952 in London. She is the daughter of the danish engraver Lars Bo and her scotch mother Doreen Balfour Anderson. Danish citizen, she lives and works in France.
Ludmilla Balfour is educated in France at the academy of fine arts Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris. Oil painting is her preferred way of expression since 1992. She has worked - and still does - with watercolor, graphic arts among other things copper printing and original lithography (several in Peter Bramsen's studio in Paris). She also works with book illustrations and mural paintings.