marisol cavia

Marisol Cavia was born in Ciudad Rodrigo, Salamanca and grew up in Laredo, Cantabria. She studied Languages at the School of Commerce in Bilbao. In 1973 she moved to London where she studied Drawing and Sculpture at the School of Liberal Arts in Surrey and later obtained a BA (Hons) in Ceramics from the University of Westminster.

Marisol has taken part in numerous exhibitions, both in museums and private galleries, in England, Spain, Germany, Italy and the USA. She works in a variety of mediums such as installations, sculpture, photography, video and performance. Her work reflects her passion for life and explores everyday issues of love, death, friendship and deception amongst others. She likes public interaction in her work and some of her installations have involved more than a hundred participants.