Rubén Abstract

Rubén Abstract

Madrid, 1975

I started painting Swimmers to awake in you the willingness to fight restlessly and make your dream come true. Choose your attitude and your direction in life, and become that swimmer that goes against the grain, no matter what people expect from you, no matter what it takes. Just trust in yourself as you have never done before and fight for your dream. My name is Ruben and I am a 100% self-taught painter. I started painting after deciding by seeing various artists on Instagram, that I wanted to retire as a painter. This happened one day in August 2017 while on vacation at the beach and shortly after finishing my first Ironman triathlon on the island of Lanzarote in the Canary Islands. I like to think that what I paint is a metaphor for life: the sea water behaves like life, because with its currents it displaces us, sometimes helping us and often not, but we must not stop stroking strongly in the direction of what we are looking for.

This artist exhibits in the following galleries

Artist's works

Rubén Abstract | Swimmers 231

Rubén Abstract

Swimmers 231, 2021

Esmalte al agua sobre madera, arena y resina epoxy

73 x 92 cm

Rubén Abstract | Swimmers 566

Rubén Abstract

Swimmers 566, 2021

Esmalte al agua sobre madera y resina epoxy

80 x 80 cm

Rubén Abstract | Swimmers 344

Rubén Abstract

Swimmers 344, 2021

Esmalte al agua sobre madera, arena y resina epoxy

100 x 100 cm

Rubén Abstract | Swimmers 761

Rubén Abstract

Swimmers 761, 2021

Esmalte al agua sobre madera y resina epoxy

100 x 100 cm

Rubén Abstract | Swimmers 709

Rubén Abstract

Swimmers 709, 2021

Esmalte al agua sobre madera, arena y resina epoxy

50 x 70 cm