Alicia Puig: Navigating the Art World with Authenticity and Connection

Welcome to 'The Truth in This Art' podcast, hosted by Rob Lee, engage in this meaningful conversation with Alicia Puig, a seasoned figure in the art world, serving as a curator and co-founder of PxP Contemporary, as well as the Director of Business Operations for Create! Magazine. With over a decade of experience across galleries, museums, art fairs, private collectors, art publications, and auction houses, both in the US and internationally, Alicia's diverse background showcases her deep involvement in the industry. Her written work has been showcased in numerous publications, including All She Makes, Beautiful Bizarre Magazine, Art She Says, and Artspiel. Additionally, she has undertaken guest curator roles for esteemed platforms such as Hastings College, Rise Art, SHOWFIELDS, and Visionary Art Collective. Alicia's profound dedication to supporting emerging artists and fostering connections within the art world is evident through her roles as an arts writer, co-host of the Create podcast, and co-author of The Complete Smartist Guide.

In this episode:

  • Step into the podcast's narrative exploration of individuality, uncovering the distinct facets that define your creative essence.
  • Delve into the podcast episode's exploration of authenticity and transparency, revealing the transformative power they wield in both creative endeavors and virtual realms.
  • Journey through the podcast's discussion of fostering connections within the creative realm, underscoring the strategic importance of cultivating networks among artists and industry insiders.
  • Immerse yourself in the podcast episode's insights on leveraging digital platforms, as it unravels the potential to amplify creative reach and connect with diverse audiences.
  • Embrace the podcast's advice on venturing into uncharted territories, as it sheds light on forging an individual path within the labyrinthine world of artistry.
Join us for a captivating episode as Alicia discusses her journey in the art world, her work with Create magazine and PXP Contemporary, and her insights on building a brand in the creative industry. Alicia shares valuable advice on creating a narrative, being authentic, and building a strong network. She also discusses the impact of the pandemic on the art world and the changing ways in which art is consumed and created.

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Creators and Guests

Rob Lee
Rob Lee
The Truth In This Art is an interview series featuring artists, entrepreneurs and tastemakers in & around Baltimore.
Alicia Puig
Alicia Puig
Curator & co-founder of PxP Contemporary, Director of Business Operations for Create! Magazine, and Author
Alicia Puig: Navigating the Art World with Authenticity and Connection
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