Faculty

Peter Rubino

Peter Rubino

Mr Rubino has achieved international acclaim with numerous private and corporate commissions. “Mother of All Life” a 10 foot historic monument graces the Boyko research center at the Ben Gurion University of the Negev, in Beer Sheva Israel and “Angel” a 35 foot monumental figure created for the Walt Disney Co., to name a few. Mr. Rubino’s comprehensive books, “The Portrait in Clay” and “Sculpting the Figure in Clay” are distributed world wide and have been translated into numerous languages. His inspiring workshops utilize the easy to follow step-by-step teaching methods perfected over 35 years as an instructor at prestigious art institutions such as The Brooklyn Museum Art School and The National Academy School of Fine Art in NYC. Mr. Rubino also originated “Symphony in Clay” a unique, high energy, “Extreme Sculpting” performance piece. Portraits of jazz icon Dave Brubeck and sports legend Lou Gehrig are examples of Peter Rubino’s talent for making bronze come to life with vitality.