Susana Solano (Barcelona, 1946) studied at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Barcelona where she also taught.
She has participated in international competitions such as Documenta VIII and IX in Kassel (1987 and 1992), XIX Sao Paolo Biennale (1987), Skulptur Projekte in Münster (1987), the Venice Biennale (1988 and 1993) and the Carnegie International in Pittsburgh (1988).
She was awarded the Special Prize given by Utsukushi-Ga-Hara Open Air Museum of Tokyo (1985), and the National Prize for Plastic Arts of the Spanish Ministry of Culture (1988). In 1996 she received the prize of the CEOE of the Arts and, in 2011, the Tomás Francisco Prieto award from the Royal House of Currency.
On another note, she has collaborated with architects for foreign projects: José Acebillo, Ignacio Linazasoro, Hans Hollein, Ignacio Sánchez Domènech, Rafael Moneo, Francisco Torres, Javier Romero and Guillermo Vázquez Consuegra.