Fito Ramírez-Escudero Prado (Bilbao, 1955) is an artist, professor and researcher. In 1997 he got his Phd and nowadays he works as Professor holder in the Department of Painting of the University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU. From then until 2017 he has directed six Doctoral Theses which have been read at the Fine Arts Faculty of the University of the Basque Country. He also has participated in eight research projects subsidised by the University of the Basque Country. From 1981 until 2017 he has done 29 individual exhibitions. In 2007 he painted the Murals of the Main Lecture Hall of the University of the Basque Country in the campus of Leioa, Bizkaia. At present he is the responsible for the Master Investigación y creación en Arte.