Art Madrid'23 – Xavier Mascaró
París, (Francia), 1965
The sculptor Xavier Mascaró began his first paintings and etching works in 1979. Between 1983 and 1988, he studied at the School of Fine Arts in Barcelona, receiving a degree in painting. In 1989 he made his first works in bronze and in 1995 he began to work in iron. Between 1996 and 1998 he lives in New York. Then he returns to Madrid, where he works on the realization of monumental works, some of which are installed in Ceutí (Murcia), Jerez de la Frontera (Cádiz), and Pinto (Madrid). In 2004 he moved again to New York. Around that time he began experimenting with works in different materials, including leaded glass, resin and stone. Since 2011 he has had studios in Mexico City and London. Mascaró has had several solo exhibitions in Madrid, Malaga, London, Abud Dhabi, Mexico City, New York, and Buenos Aires; he has participated in important fairs such as ARCO, Art Cologne, TEFAF, Bologna Arte Fiera etc.