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Welcome to The Truth In This Art, a captivating podcast that invites you to explore the dynamic world of arts and culture. Join host Rob Lee as he engages in candid conversations with artists and art professionals, providing a glimpse into the creative process and uncovering the hidden truths behind artistic storytelling. Immerse yourself in the vibrant and diverse realm of art, where you'll discover unique perspectives, celebrate the beauty of artistic expression, and ignite your own passion for creativity. Experience the truth in this art through insightful discussions that enrich your understanding of the art world and inspire your own creative journey.

The Truth In This Art - Creative Conversations Rob Lee

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Welcome to The Truth In This Art, a captivating podcast that invites you to explore the dynamic world of arts and culture. Join host Rob Lee as he engages in candid conversations with artists and art professionals, providing a glimpse into the creative process and uncovering the hidden truths behind artistic storytelling. Immerse yourself in the vibrant and diverse realm of art, where you'll discover unique perspectives, celebrate the beauty of artistic expression, and ignite your own passion for creativity. Experience the truth in this art through insightful discussions that enrich your understanding of the art world and inspire your own creative journey.

    Q+A with Where Y'at Creative Director Robert Witkowski (The Truth In This Art Beyond: New Orleans)

    Q+A with Where Y'at Creative Director Robert Witkowski (The Truth In This Art Beyond: New Orleans)

    Welcome to a new episode of The Truth in This Art! Join our host, Rob Lee, as he dives into an inspiring conversation with Robert Witkowski, the Creative Director at WHERE Y'AT Magazine.
    In this episode, Robert shares:

    His journey and experiences as the Creative Director of a leading magazine.
    The mission of WHERE Y'AT Magazine and its role in New Orleans' arts and culture scene.
    Insights into the creative process, and the challenges faced in the world of arts.
    The vibrant soul of New Orleans and its impact on his work and vision.
    Join us for this enriching exploration of creativity and culture.
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    Creators & Guests


    Rob Lee - Host
    Rob Lee & The Truth in This Art present "Black Cinema Series"
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    Q+A with illustrator Dominique 'Domo' Arce

    Q+A with illustrator Dominique 'Domo' Arce

    Join me, Rob Lee, host of The Truth in This Art podcast, as I interview the talented Dominique Arce, aka Domo. We explore Domo's journey as an aspiring illustrator on the El Paso-Juarez border, from childhood inspirations to their unique creative process. Discover how this environment shapes Domo's art and the profound themes they explore. Uncover their artistic style, diverse inspirations, and unwavering motivation. Don't miss this captivating episode on the creative process. 
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    Rob Lee & The Truth in This Art present "Black Cinema Series"
    April 26 at 5:30pm for more information and to secure ticketsMay 25 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure ticketsJune 22 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure tickets
    To support the The Truth In This Art: Buy Me Ko-fiUse the hashtag #thetruthinthisartFollow The Truth in This Art on InstagramLeave a review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts.



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    • 49 min
    Q+A with musician Ari Pluznik of Ari & The Buffalo Kings

    Q+A with musician Ari Pluznik of Ari & The Buffalo Kings

    In this episode of "The Truth In This Art" podcast, host Rob Lee welcomes Ari Pluznik, the lead singer-songwriter and music director of Ari and the Buffalo Kings. They engage in an enlightening conversation exploring the intersections of music, community, mindfulness, and the vast potential of the human spirit.
    Ari shares insights into their role as the creative force behind Ari and the Buffalo Kings, discussing the band's unique sound and their impactful work within the community. As a Certified Mindfulness Meditation Teacher, Ari delves into the profound connection between mindfulness, meditation, creativity, and the human experience. The discussion highlights the transformative power of art, the importance of community engagement, and the profound impact of mindfulness practices on the creative process.
    Join Rob and Ari in this captivating episode as they inspire and provoke thought, leaving you with a deeper understanding of the powerful role art plays in our lives. Don't miss this engaging conversation with Ari Pluznik of Ari and the Buffalo Kings!
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    Creators & Guests


    Rob Lee - Host

    Ari Pluznik - Guest
    Rob Lee & The Truth in This Art present "Black Cinema Series"
    April 26 at 5:30pm for more information and to secure ticketsMay 25 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure ticketsJune 22 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure tickets
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    • 45 min
    Q+A with photographer & model Alana Rosa Edwards (The Truth In This Art Beyond: Philadelphia)

    Q+A with photographer & model Alana Rosa Edwards (The Truth In This Art Beyond: Philadelphia)

    Join host Rob Lee in an interview with Alana Rosa Edwards, a Fashion Model and Photojournalist, on "The Truth in This Art." Alana shares her unique journey and how it influences her work today. Explore her role as a photojournalist, essential skills, and what makes a good photograph. Discover how her experience behind the camera enhances her modeling career. Alana highlights favorite projects and the creative influence of living in The Bronx and Philadelphia. Don't miss this engaging conversation!
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    Rob Lee & The Truth in This Art present "Black Cinema Series"
    April 26 at 5:30pm for more information and to secure ticketsMay 25 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure ticketsJune 22 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure tickets
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    • 37 min
    Q+A with artist Ariel Cavalcante Foster

    Q+A with artist Ariel Cavalcante Foster

    Artist Ariel Cavalcante Foster joins Rob Lee to discuss her journey, exhibitions, and involvement in artist-run initiatives. She shares her work as a consultant, facilitating decolonization and restorative practices. Ariel explores her travels, embodiment studies, and holistic therapy training. Discover how she creates impactful art and consulting experiences in this conversation.

    Rob Lee & The Truth in This Art present "Black Cinema Series"
    April 26 at 5:30pm for more information and to secure ticketsMay 25 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure ticketsJune 22 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure tickets
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    • 41 min
    Q+A with artist John Perry (Lowerdeck Cards)

    Q+A with artist John Perry (Lowerdeck Cards)

    Join us on "The Truth In This Art" podcast as host Rob Lee sits down with John Perry, a multi-talented artist with a diverse background and a passion for creative exploration. From skateboarding, BMX, graffiti, Punk, and Hip-Hop in his early years to becoming an art teacher, John's artistic journey is filled with fascinating experiences and accomplishments.
    In this episode, delve into John's creative beginnings and discover his first love in the artistic realm. Explore how his diverse interests and influences shaped his creative path and led him to explore various forms of expression.
    As an art teacher and accomplished artist, John has had remarkable moments in his career. Hear about his most memorable experiences, including having his work published in "The Art of Modern Rock" and serving as the Art Director for the Record Archive. Gain insights into the impact of these milestones on his artistic journey.
    One of John's intriguing projects is Lower Deck Cards, a unique endeavor that combines old photographs and baseball cards with his artistic vision. Learn about the origins of Lower Deck Cards and how it has evolved into a continuous source of creative exploration for John and his fellow artists.
    Discover the process behind sourcing cards and the inspiration that fuels John's ideas for each card. Uncover the intricacies of working on such a small space and how John pushes the boundaries to create captivating and seamless designs.
    Explore John's constant quest for improvement and how he continually tests his artistic abilities. Gain insights into his unique sources of inspiration and the role of community in his creative journey.
    Join us as we dive into the mind of John Perry, an artist whose passion for continuous growth and artistic exploration shines through his captivating work.
    Creators & Guests


    Rob Lee - Host

    John Perry of Lower Deck Cards - Guest
    Rob Lee & The Truth in This Art present "Black Cinema Series"
    April 26 at 5:30pm for more information and to secure ticketsMay 25 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure ticketsJune 22 at 5:30pmfor more information and to secure tickets
    To support the The Truth In This Art: Buy Me Ko-fiUse the hashtag #thetruthinthisartFollow The Truth in This Art on InstagramLeave a review on Apple Podcasts, Spotify or wherever you get your podcasts.



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    • 48 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
143 Ratings

143 Ratings

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Travis Levasseur

Loved, loved loved the Travis Levasseur episode!! You brought out the real Travis; smart, funny, insightful…. 😊😊

Lauren Ashlee Messina ,

Rob Lee Rocks! Great podcast. Great host.

The Truth In This Art is an excellent podcast. I'm currently listening to 'Interview with Dancer Anastasia Johnson,' and I am so inspired. It's awesome to find such a great resource to learn about other artists in the field, connect to people, and hear their stories. Rob Lee is an exceptional host, skilled in creating a special opportunity for storytelling and discovery in every interview. With relevant questions and insightful commentary, it's awesome to hear discussions like this and see how The Truth In This Art fills a resonate gap in the arts and culture community.

Sean Fahie ,

Great Interviews

Rob has a great way of making the guest feel comfortable and welcomed. Excellent questions and allows the guest to get their thoughts off. Definitely a good listen.

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