UTEP Rubin Center for the Visual Arts


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500 West University Ave.

El Paso, TX 79968

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UTEP is 100 years old, and next year the Rubin will be 10! Come party with Gaspar Enriquez and Rachelle Thiewes and hear about plans […]

Posters Without Borders

An invitational poster exhibition on the theme of nationality and migration.

Summer Celebration of the Arts

Public openings for the Rubin’s summer shows + art and performance from their high school summer campers. Come for the art, stay for the live […]

ArtReach Lecture: Mark Allen

The University of El Paso and The Rubin Center presents its fifth and final ArtReach Lecture with Mark Allen of LA-based Machine Project. Machine Project is a […]

Máximo Gonzalez: Magnificent Warning

Argentine-born Máximo Gonzalez uses found objects, obsessively detailed handwork, and performance-based techniques to explore the fluctuating values of both currency and raw materials in the […]

Guy Tillim: Avenue Patrice Lumumba

An exploration of broken promises of modernity and progress seen through the lens and metaphor of contemporary civic architecture. Patrice Lumumba (1925-1961) was a Congolese […]

Ivan Puig and Andres Padilla Domene: SEFT-1

Puig and Padilla Domene traveled abandoned railways throughout Mexico in a futuristic, artist-designed vehicle recording contemporary landscapes, infrastructure and inhabitants, which is then uploaded to […]

Sean Caulfield: Imagining Science

Mixed-media drawings inspired by technical scientific language by a Professor in the Department of Art and Design at the University of Alberta.

Regina Silveira: Limits

Prominent Brazilian bug artist Regina Silveira shows an installation work in cut vinyl titled Gone Wild Reversed about man’s encroachment on nature, and a two […]

Light Lines: Jay Atherton and Cy Keener

Architects-turned-artists (art-chitects?) Jay Atherton and Cy Keener let a little daylight into UTEP’s Rubin Gallery with their installation Light Lines. Sculpted, mirrored walkways placed around […]