Resident Artist

Greg Rubio, Archery Target for Hektor, 2006. Fabric, yarn, thread, graphite and acrylic, 58″ x 48″. Photo by Christopher Zaleski.

Greg Rubio

Medium: Mixed-Media Artist
Residency: January 1, 2007–
January 1, 2008

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Greg Rubio earned a BFA from Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi and an MFA from the University of Delaware. He is the recipient of numerous awards and scholarships, including a Fulbright Fellowship to México. His current work brings together his family traditions of archery and sewing in the colorful and symbolic Archery Target Series. Old clothes and sheets are torn, cut, arranged, and then hand stitched and drawn on in order to create functional archery targets. Greg finds satisfaction in this cycle of mending and destruction, in which he creates something beautiful and personally significant from old and used materials. Greg has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions throughout U.S. and internationally in México and Spain.

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The application for the 2025 – 2026 cycle opens January 1, 2025. It’s free to apply!

The Artist Residency Program is designed to offer time and space for craft artists to focus on their creative work and interact with the public. The program supports emerging, mid-career, and established artists working in all craft media, including but not limited to clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood and mixed media.

The application for the 2025 – 2026 cycle opens January 1, 2025. It’s free to apply!

The Artist Residency Program is designed to offer time and space for craft artists to focus on their creative work and interact with the public. The program supports emerging, mid-career, and established artists working in all craft media, including but not limited to clay, fiber, glass, metal, wood and mixed media.

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