Rubén Rodríguez was born in 1954 in Cárdenas, Matanzas Province, Cuba.
A painter, engraver, draughtsman and teacher.
He graduated in 1975 at the Escuela Provincial de Artes Plásticas de las Villas. Studied at the Escuela Nacional de Artes Plásticas, La Havana and graduated in Painting, Graphic and Drawing.
He founded the famous Taller Artístico Experimental de Serigrafía ¨René Portocarrero¨ (René Portocarrero Experimental Graphic Workshop).
He also founded new workshops in Cuba and has participated in several international Art meetings.
¨Cultura Nacional¨ Order, 2002.