Xuxo Vázquez (*1948 in Vigo) is an established contemporary artist from Spain. His exhibition activity began in the late 60's. Since then he has participated in numerous solo and group exhibitions, contests and symposia in different parts of the world. In 2008, he was the only Spanish sculptor present in the Olympic Sculpture Park in Beijing. From then on he became a highly valued sculptor in Asia, especially for his public sculptures. Among numerous prizes he has obtained the international gold medal, three national gold medals, two international silver medals and the first prize in the Oropesa sculpture contest. Vázquez’s works are represented in many museums in Spain and his monumental sculptures are in public space in China, South Korea and Europe.