Reflections

Reflections 24″x12″x8″ 85 lbs Virginia Museum, Richmond, Virginia...

Fantasy Stele

Cast Bronze5′ x 2′ x 2’300 lbsVirginia Museum of Fine Arts, RichmondCommissioned by Henrietta Near in memory of VMFA curator Pinkney...

Fantasy Figures

Many who enjoy art have a habit of categorizing by style:  Is the work realistic, abstract, figurative, and so on.  However, some artists, like Rubin, have personal styles that combine or defy categories. Take, for instance, the highly individualized style of his...

Strapped Bronzes

Strapped Bronzes In this series of strapped bronzes–some with combinations of carved stone–the artist modifies the traditional use of bronze while suggesting an uncharacteristic, possibly ritualistic, relationship between these two natural elements. The...

Inside Faces

Created in 2015, Rubin’s series of bronze faces is an exercise in expression through composition and deliberate surface distortion.  These faces seem to be searching for the undercurrent, a sense of character, mystery and wit. The real beneath the apparent. With...