Press

2010 Adriana Herrera,Review “Etrangere”at Beaux Arts Des Ameriques, Montreal. Arte Al Dia June

2009

  • Kohen, Helen “An Architect -Turned Artist Sweeping Vision” Home Miami Aug- Sept
  • Adriana Herrera, “Subversiones del los Generos y Lenguage Alternos” El Nuevo Herald
  • Natural Groupings Show Sivana Facchini Gallery, curated by E Parra May 7
  • Martin, Lydia “Out of the Box in Art of Life” The Miami Herald, May 9
  • Morales, L. “West Flagler Women’s Park Gates Get Feminine Makeover” The Miami Herald, April 15
  • Morales, L. “Art Panels to Celebrate Work of Miami-Dade Women” The Miami Herald Mar. 9

2008

  • Marti Maguire “Visual Art Bloom , Downtown Clayton re–invents itself” The News Observer. 2008 Craig Jarvis “art Takes Flight” Raleigh News and Observer, 10.26.08
  • Olga Connor, “Lydia Rubio: Simbolos y Transformaciones,” El Nuevo Herald, March,15
  • International Literary Journal, Guest Artist for Issu , May 8?
  • E. Iglesias Lydia Rubio “Vida y Arte en Evolucion” El Nuevo Herald April 8

2007

  • Richard Goodman,“Lydia Rubio, Books as Works of Art” Feature article, Fine Books and Collections Magazine, July – August
  • Olga Connor, “Libros de Arte en la Cuban Heritage Collection” Galleria El Nuevo Herald, October

2006 Daniella Walsh, “Unbroken ties, Dialogues in Cuban Art” The Register, Long Beach CA

2003

  • Elisa Turner, “Tropical Twist,” Port of Miami Public Art, The Miami Herald, Mar 30
  • Olga Connor “Lydia Rubio, En Pleno Vuelo,” El Nuevo Herald, Jan 5
  • Armando Alvarez Bravo “El Arco Invisible de Viñales” El Nuevo Herald, Jan 26

2002

  • Justo J. Sanchez “Ships and Dreams,” Gables Magazine, Dec. 2002
  • Gail Meadows, Port of Miami has First Brush with Public Art, The Miami Herald, Dec 12
  • Milagros Bello , Interviews at Art Basel Miami Beach, Arte al Dia, Dec 2002

2002

  • Turner, Elisa. “Art Miami Drew Fans, Best Sales Proved Drab,” The Miami Herald, Jan. 10
  • Connor, Olga “Article about Design District,” El Nuevo Herald, Jan. 2001
  • Turner, Elisa. “In Basels’ Wake,” The Miami Herald, Nov. 11
  • Connor, Olga “Lydia Rubio en Bernice Steinbaum’s,” El Nuevo Herald, Dec

2000

  • Turner, Elisa. “Visual Arts Community Debates South Florida State of the Arts,” The Miami Herald
  • Aug. Marger, M. A. “Art compass points south,” review, St.Petersburg Times, Mar. 24
  • Turner, Elisa. “Artists Bond in Doomed Building” review of Departing Perspectives, The Miami Herald, Jan. 30. Photo of artist, Installation of Departing Perspectives, Sun Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale
  • York, Julie. “Far From Home,” Review of Breaking Barriers, South Bend Tribune, Indiana. Jan

1999

  • Pittel, Christine. “Miami Ice,” House Beautiful, Oct
  • Turner, Elisa. “La Isla,” review, The Miami Herald, Aug.t 22
  • Turner, Elisa. “Fragments of the Sea,” review, The Miami Herald, Mar. 7
  • Alvarez-Bravo, Armando. Feature article, El Nuevo Herald, Apr. 19
  • Hurlburt, Roger. “No-holds-barred Cuban ‘epic’,” Sun Sentinel, Oct. 26
  • de la Nuez, Ivan. “Arte in Miami,” Lapiz, (Spain)
  • Turner, Elisa. “Breaking Barriers,” review, The Miami Herald, Oct. 26
  • Collom, Jerry. “Shrines,” review, The Atlanta Journal, Sep. 26

1996

  • Rios, Alejandro. “Buques fantasmas y el arte de la calle,” La Playa, Feb
  • Alvarez-Bravo, Armando. “Lydia Rubio, su pincel pinta sobre el agua,” El Nuevo Herald, Jan. 22
  • Openings “Small Wonders,” Art and Antiques, Jan

1995

  • Turner, Elisa. “Surreal Dreamscapes,” The Miami Herald, Dec. 29
  • Cantor, Judy. “Water, Water Everywhere,” New Times, Dec. 21
  • Turner, Elisa. “The politics of Boats at Miami-Dade Library,” The Miami Herald, Aug. 13
  • Turner, Elisa. “Seas of Change,” Feature article, Americas, May/Jun
  • Berson, Misha. “Shakespeare in Spring,” The Seattle Times, Mar. 5

1994

  • “Lydia Rubio: Painting and Sculpture,” Harvard GSD News, Fall
  • Gladstone, Valerie. “Artist Showcase,” Feature article, Hemispheres, Aug
  • Kohen, Helen. “Dangerous Journeys,” The Miami Herald, May 13
  • Connor, Olga. “El Peligroso Viaje de Lydia Rubio,” El Nuevo Herald, May 13

1993

  • Turner, Elisa. “Underpaintings by the Inch,” Review of Exhibition, ART News, Dec
  • Kohen, Helen. “Eight from Miami,” The Miami Herald, Dec. 31
  • Kohen, Helen. “Art in Public Places,” The Miami Herald, Jul. 18
  • Fitzgerald, Karl. “$605,000 in Arena Artwork OK’d,” Miami Today, Jul. 1
  • Alvarez-Bravo, Armando. “Lydia Rubio y Pablo Cano: Dos visiones de Cuba,” El Nuevo Herald, Apr. 30
  • Kohen, Helen. “2 of a Kind,” The Miami Herald, Apr. 30

1992

  • Hassold, Cris. “Cuba-USA: The First Generation,” Art Papers, Sept./Oct
  • Turner, Elisa. “Does ‘Latin Artist’ Label…,” The Miami Herald, Jun. 14
  • Review of Exhibition at Corinne Timsit Gallery, The San Juan Star, PR, May 31
  • Barrios, Mario Alegre. “El Surrealismo de Lydia Rubio,” El Nuevo Día, PR, May 19
  • “Cuban Art Invades Mainstream,” Éxito, FL, May 6
  • Alvarez-Bravo, Armando. “Cuba-USA,” El Nuevo Herald, May 3
  • Kohen, Helen. “Cuba-USA,” The Miami Herald, May 3
  • “Cuba-USA,” Diario las Americas, FL, Apr. 30
  • Montane, Diana. “Los paisajes del tiempo de Lydia Rubio,” Feature article + “Lydia Rubio y sus paisajes surrealistas” (cover photo), Éxito, FL, Apr. 29
  • “Arte: Lydia Rubio,” Miami Mensual, March

1991

  • Turner, Elisa. “Tropical Trompe l’oeil,” Feature article, Southern Accents, Oct
  • Chaplik, D. “Cuba-USA at Museum of Contemporary Art.” Chicago, Latin American Art, Spring
  • Alvarez Bravo, Armando. “El silencio y lo imaginado,” El Nuevo Herald, Sept. 27
  • McCoy, Mary. “Cuban American Exhibit Reflects Loss, Isolation,” Washington Post, June 20
  • Gibson, Eric. “Politics Subordinate Work at Cuba-USA Exhibition,” Washington Times, May 30
  • Richard, Paul. “In a Cuba State of Mind,” Washington Post, May 26
  • “Shows Not to Miss” (photo), Arts and Antiques, Jan
  • Alzola, Concha. “Cuadros de Lydia Rubio,” Vanidades, Jan

1990

  • Blanc, G. “Bombs and Oranges, Discovering Miami’s Explosive Art Scene,” Arts Magazine, Nov
  • Gladstone, Valerie. Review of Exhibition, ART News, January
  • Arias, Ana Maria. “Palms and Circumstances,” Hispanic Magazine, May

1989

  • Turner, Elisa. “Show Features 3 Miami Artists,” Miami Herald, Oct.26
  • Alvarez Bravo, Armando. “Rubio y Brown en Gloria Luria,” El Nuevo Herald, Oct. 4
  • Cabrera Infante, Guillermo. “Lydia Rubio combina realismo mágico en sus cuadros,” Diario de las Américas, FL, Oct. 15

1985 Zimmer, William. “An Unusual World of Edifices at the Neuberger Museum,” The New York Times, Oct 20

1984 Levin. “Detail: The Special Task,” The Village Voice, Jun. 26

1981

  • Rosado, Olimpia. “Explica Lydia Rubio su Pintura,” Diario las Américas, FL, Aug. 13
  • Niurka, Norma. “Arte primitivo, arte geométrico, arte…,” El Miami Herald, Jul. 24

PUBLISHED WORKS AND BOOK COVERS

2001 Nivia Montenegro, “Mi música en otra parte,” Editorial Verbum

2000 Suzanne Jill Levine, “Manuel Puig and the Spider Woman,” Farrar Strauss and Giroux

1999 Ardis Nelson, “Essays on the work of Guillermo Cabrera Infante,” Prentice Hall

1997 Enrico Mario Santi, “El Acto de las Palabras, Estudios y diálogos con Octavio Paz,” FCE, Mexico

1996 A. Mignucci Giannoni, “Arquitectura Contemporánea en Puerto Rico, 1976-1992

1994 Severo Sarduy, “From Cuba With a Song,” Sun and Moon Press

1994 G. Cabrera Infante, “Vista del Amanecer en el Trópico,” Ediciones Universal

1991 Suzanne Jill Levine, “The Subversive Scribe,” Graywolf Press

1988 Emir Rodriguez Monegal, collection bookplate, Bryn Mawr College

1984 Jorge Luis Borges, “Seven Nights,” New Directions, Photo of author

1971 Chief Editor of Modulos, Journal of Architecture and Art, San Juan, PR