“In Search of the Truth,” an inflatable, portable, public sculpture of a 16-foot-high, iconic, speech bubble is traveling around Downtown St. Louis. “In Search of the Truth” is a global, interactive transmedia project featuring.
As part of the Downtown STL Public Art Initiative, the Regional Arts Commission is excited to announce “In Search of the Truth,” aka “The Truth Booth” will be touring Downtown St. Louis for three days in October.
Inside the bubble lives a video recording booth where the public can record two-minute-long videos completing the statement, “The Truth is …” The videos are selected, edited, compiled, and filed on the website. View many of the videos at http://insearchofthetruth.net/.
Dates and Locations
October 17, 2019 – Poelker Park at Market Street & Tucker Blvd
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
October 18, 2019 – Kiener Plaza
11 a.m. – 5p.m.
October 19, 2019 – St. Louis Public Library – Central Library at 1301 Olive Street
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
“In Search of the Truth” aims to represent and celebrate the world’s diverse people, cultures, and locations and capture as many definitions, representations, confessions, and thoughts on “The Truth” as possible.
The project is a collaborative project created by Ryan Alexiev, Jim Ricks, and Hank Willis Thomas, all members of Cause Collective. “In Search of the Truth” has toured the United States, Ireland, Afghanistan, and Mexico extensively and been to locations in South Africa and Australia.
This special event is being hosted in Downtown St. Louis as part of the Downtown STL Public Art Initiative, a partnership among the Regional Arts Commission, Downtown STL, Inc., and Explore St. Louis.
Learn more about the Downtown STL Public Art Initiative.