Phillippa Ecobichon was born in Shropshire in 1949. Her education began at the Bath Academy of Art in 1968 before she completed an MA at the University of Sussex in 1974.
Her solo exhibitions include Spectro Arts Workshop Gallery, Newcastle (1973), Sunderland Arts Centre (1978), Mappin Art Gallery, Sheffield (1981) and Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff (1983).
Group Shows include An Element of Landscape, Arts Council UK Tour (1974) and British Council French Tour (1977), Artists Overland, Arnolfini, Bristol (1975) Krakow Print Biennale (1976) and Un Certain Art Anglais, Musee d’Art Modern, Paris (1979).
Between 1975 and 1976 Ecobichon worked as a lecturer in printmaking at The South Downs College, Hampshire before becoming Fine Art Fellow at University of Southampton.
She lives and works in the Isle of Wight.