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RAQUEL RUB

ArtistSculptor raquelrub@live.com Ph: 305.965.4779 FX: 305.932.4470

Raquel Rub was born and raised in Lima, Peru in 1937. Her interest in art began as a young child. She studied Oil and Acrylic Painting at Brooklyn College, New York in 1956. Back in Lima, Peru, Raquel continued her studies in Pastel and Oil Painting at the Academy of Suarez Vertiz in 1957. She earned her degree in Interior Decoration at the Escuela de Decoración Interior de Miraflores in 1968. Relocating to Miami, Florida in 1975, Raquel continued to take art classes and workshops with Ilse Grinstein, Peter Rubino, Nilda Comas, Eugene Daub, Susan Luery, Paul Lucchesi, Judy Williams, Wayne Pelke, and currently Robin Katz amongst other artists. Raquel is an accomplished and prolific artist in oil painting with a remarkable sensibility and delightful color reminiscent of the great impressionist masters. Traveling to different parts of the world, Raquel always found the sculptures she encountered irresistible to touch. Her desire to understand the art of sculpting, prompted Raquel, along with her daughter Anabel, to pursue studies in stone sculpting with Salvatore Zagami. Through this medium her spontaneity, creativity and fascination with sculpting materialized piece after piece. ―When I work with stone, I feel the inner essence that seeks to be revealed, it is as if ‗voices of the stone‘ are guiding my hands.‖ Raquel earned her first award in 1967 for ―Kindling Light‖ an oil painting exhibited in Lima, Peru. She then won an award for ―Menorah‖ a bronze sculpture in 1972 in Lima, Peru. ―Menorah‖ is part of the permanent collection of the Jewish Museum in Miami Beach, Florida. Raquel has earned numerous awards for her ceramic and alabaster sculptures and continues to showcase exhibitions in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties in South Florida. Raquel is an overall humanitarian and a philanthropist. She is an active participant in the Jewish community. She served as president of Eshet Chayil Cultural Group in Peru from 1973-1974. Raquel was the president of Na‘amat OR Chapter of Miami from 1983-2005. Since 2005 to the present day, Raquel serves as the Na‘amat South Florida Regional President. The State of Israel Bonds honored Raquel as a ―Woman of Valor‖ in 1993, and honored Raquel and her husband Dr. Moises Rub O.B.M. in 1999 with the ‗Celebration of Life‘ award. The Jewish Museum, Miami Beach, Florida, chose Raquel and Dr. Moises Rub O.B.M. as part of Miami‘s 2002 Distinguished Latin American Families exhibit, ‗El Viaje‘. She is a dedicated mother and grandmother and she is actively involved in activities with her grandchildren in whom she instills her joy for the arts.

ANABEL RUB PEICHER

STONES OF SENSATION EXHIBITION

Anabel.peicher@gmail.com www.anabelrubpeicher.com Ph: 305.593.1793 ID: 0003559

Anabel Rub Peicher was born and raised in Lima Peru, graduated from Colegio San Silvestre High school in 1974. At an early age she took drawing workshops at The Academia Suarez Vertiz in Lima Peru.

Raquel Rub Anabel Rub Peicher A Mother & Daughter Exhibit

In December 1974 she relocated with her parents and siblings to North Miami Beach, Florida and graduated with a bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Miami in 1979, where she took several classes in Art with Eugene Massin and Graphic Design. She has three children. She lived for 2 years in Sherman Oaks California in 1987-89, where she attended Art Workshops. She is licensed in Interior Design and General Construction. Her artistic passion and creativity is exemplified through designing interiors, furniture, logos, art work, ceramics and sculptures. She has participated in the American Red Cross Designers Show house of Broward County in 2007 and 2008. She participated in Art Serve‘s ‗Eagles Soar…A Tribute to Liberty‘ with her artistic design on the ‗Liberty Eagle.‘ Throughout her life she has attended several workshops with different artists such as Juani Pastorelli, Cristina Galvez, Peter Rubino, Paul Lucchesi, Eugene Daub, Susan Luery, Wayne Pelke, Judy Williams, Maureen Hunt Piccirillo, Nilda Maria Comas, Yure Alencar, Eydie Lampasona, Lyn Greenberg, Jane Collin, Robin Katz and Salvatore Zagami, among others. She has monitored art workshops at the Broward Art Guild.

Raquel Rub

Anabel Rub Peicher

Constantly exhibiting her work and participating in competitions has enabled her to challenge her work and has led her to receive several awards. She had her first solo art exhibit on February - March 2010 at Gallery 101 in Ft. Lauderdale. She was invited to participate at Art Fest at Flamingo gardens, where she is currently exhibiting two sculptures and a painting. She is also currently exhibiting with her mother, Raquel Rub, at Maor Gallery from February 12th – March 7th 2011,

February 12 — March 7, 2011

She is an active member of The Broward Art Guild, Art Serve, the Gold Coast Water color society and Na‘amat. For recreation she participates in sports playing tennis, water ski, and is a yoga instructor. Challenging herself by undertaking a diversity of media such as stone, ceramics and metals, to create her art keeps her producing unique and original sculptures and art work.

3030 NE 30th AVE  MIAMI, FL. 33137 786.266.5757


NATURE by Raquel

IMAGINATION II by Raquel

FRIENDSHIP by Raquel

THE SOURCE by Raquel

WELL SPRING by Anabel

FLAME by Anabel

LIFE by Raquel

INFINITI by Anabel

TOLERENCE by Raquel JOY by Anabel

LANDSCAPE by Anabel TRUE LOVE by Raquel

SMILE by Raquel

HAPPINESS by Anabel

BREAKTHROUGH by Anabel

BLACK & WHITE by Anabel

MAOR GALLERY  

Mother/Daughter Art Exhibit

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