Ania Hobson (b. 1990, Suffolk, UK, lives and works in London, UK). In 2011, Hobson graduated with a BA in Fine Art from Ipswich University, Suffolk, UK, followed by an MA from The Royal Drawing School, London (2013) and an MA from the Florence Academy of Art, Florence (2014). In 2018, Hobson received the Young Artist Award in the BP Portrait Awards, granted by the National Portrait Gallery, London, UK.
Recent solo and two-person exhibitions include Ania Hobson & Barbara Kruger, Morgan Presents, New York, USA (2023); The Social, Ruttkowski;68, Paris, France (2022–23); Playing with Fire, Steve Turner, Los Angeles, USA (2022); I See You, SETAREH X, Dusseldorf, Germany; and Ania Hobson, Gillian Jason Gallery, London, UK (both 2021). Recent group exhibitions include Women Painting Women, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, Texas, USA; Women of Now: Dialogues of Memory, Place and Identity, Green Family Art Foundation, Dallas, USA; and Personal Structures, European Cultural Center, Venice, Italy (all 2022)
Hobson’s work resides in prominent collections including the Green Family Art Foundation, Texas, USA; and the John Marquez Family Collection, Florida, USA.