About the Artist:
William Cobbing (born 1974, London) studied Fine Art at Central Saint Martins (1997) and De Ateliers in Amsterdam (2000); awarded PhD Fine Art by Practice at Middlesex University (2010). He lives and works in London.
William Cobbing’s artworks encompass a diverse range of media, including sculpture, ceramics, installation and performance; he also employs video and performance to create scenarios in which people are depicted immured in surrounding architecture, or buried under layers of earth.
Transactions of the Duddo Field Club, Hatton Gallery, Newcastle University; Middlesbrough Institute of Modern (2014); The Big Bamboozle, Camden Arts Centre, London (2013); Drawing Biennial, Drawing Room, London (2013); Peckham PAMI, London (2013); Corridor Plateau, Northern Charter, Newcastle (2013).