UTEP Rubin Center for the Visual Arts
June 9 - September 27, 2014
On the heels of Gaspar Enríquez: Metaphors of El Barrio at the El Paso Museum of Art this spring comes this look at the artist who influenced, and who were influenced by, El Paso icon Enriquez.
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 […]
An invitational poster exhibition on the theme of nationality and migration.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Cardona documented the destruction of the famous Calle Mariscal, just across the US/México bridge in Ciudad Juárez.
A presentation and a reception in The Campbell Bldg. at UTEP, room 234. 1101 N. Campbell St. El Paso.
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 […]
Artists who use film and video to explore the Middle Eastern desert as a site charged with meaning. Presented in conjunction with the Desert Initiative […]
Mexican poet Juan Manuel Portillo presents his new chapbook, Passwords, put out by Mouthfeel Press.
Mixed-media drawings inspired by technical scientific language by a Professor in the Department of Art and Design at the University of Alberta.
Los Angeles-based artist, Mark Bradford displays his largest painting to date, created specifically for the Rubin Center’s longest wall, at over 40 feet wide, about […]
Showcases recent artwork by 27 faculty of the UTEP Department of Art, curated by Gwen Chanzit, The Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the […]
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 […]
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 […]
In 2004, siblings Amy and David Niles gifted nine works of art to the University of Texas at El Paso. The works were given to […]
Rigoberto A. Gonzalez paints hit men, Federales, dead bodies and other scenes from contemporary life on the border in the dark, moody style of that […]