Marisol Cavia was born in 1952 in Salamanca, Spain and has been living and working in London since 1973. She studied Languages at the School of Commerce in Bilbao and later pursued her interest in Art studying Drawing and Sculpture at the School of Liberal Arts in Surrey. She holds 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 media 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.