WILLIAM COBBING

Haptic Loop 1, 2019

Haptic Loop 1, 2019

William Cobbing studied sculpture at Central St Martins (1994-7), De Ateliers, an artists’ institute in Amsterdam (1998- 2000) and a PhD (2004-10) at Middlesex University. Cobbing also undertook a residency at Turquoise Mountain in Kabul, Afghanistan (2010). He was awarded the Helen Chadwick Fellowship at Ruskin School and British School at Rome, resulting in the Gradiva Project at Freud Museum and Camden Arts Centre (2007-8). 

Exhibitions include CLAY! / LER! Museum Jorn, Silkeborg, Denmark, Material Gestures, E-WERK Freiburg, Concrete Poetries, LOWER.GREEN, Norwich, Further Thoughts on Earthy Materials, Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst, Bremen and Kunsthaus Hamburg (2018), Terrapolis, French School,Athens (Organised by Whitechapel Gallery and NEON (2015), To Continue / Notes Towards a Sculpture Cycle NOMAS Foundation, Rome and What’s Love Got To Do With It at Hayward Gallery Project Space, London (2014).

Long Distance , 2018

Long Distance, 2018

Text Based,  2018

Text Based, 2018

Anatomy Lesson , 2019

Anatomy Lesson, 2019

Mont Ventoux , 2014

Mont Ventoux, 2014

Luz Ardiden,  2014

Luz Ardiden, 2014

Le Markstein , 2014

Le Markstein, 2014

Dorset , 2014

Dorset, 2014

Haptic Loop , 2019

Haptic Loop, 2019

RELATED EXHIBITIONS AND COMMISSIONS

Detail from:  The Ground We Have in Common,  Gallerie delle Prigioni, Treviso, 2019

Detail from: The Ground We Have in Common, Gallerie delle Prigioni, Treviso, 2019

Installation view:  Further Thoughts on Earthly Materials,  Kunsthaus Hamburg, 2018

Installation view: Further Thoughts on Earthly Materials, Kunsthaus Hamburg, 2018

Paradise Garden , public art commission for Greyfriars, Oxford, 2018

Paradise Garden, public art commission for Greyfriars, Oxford, 2018