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Do you live for the hunt? Do you eat, breathe, & sleep pop culture, fine art, & antiques – or do you just want to know more? Do comic books keep you up at night, do all those unloved antiques keep you tossing and turning, is that dusty old portrait or modern abstract flashing before you when you close your eyes? Is it because they might be worth something, or because they might be worthless… and you just don’t know? Whether collecting & selling as a career or a hobby, find out what’s hot and ...
 
"I started this series as a means for exploration, an exploration of self, and an exploration of the perspectives of other artists. This series is an unabridged documentation of conversations between artists. It’s a series dedicated to breaking down the barriers we tend to set up in our own minds. I want to inspire future creatives to have the courage to explore and experiment. This is about making dreams a reality and not about letting our dreams fall to the wayside. My intention is to give ...
 
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Travis, James and Kevin welcome on Rob Sieban, President, CEO and Owner of United Flea Markets. The guys talk with Rob about how he first got into the business and what made him decide to invest in purchasing flea markets. Rob thinks of flea markets as business incubators. Learn more about how his mindset and the love of the hunt has helped him acq…
 
Travis, James and Kevin are discussing the hot topic of Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) and Cryptocurrency! With Non-Fungible Tokens becoming a trendy new development in the art world, the guys are looking at what makes NFTs unique and how they are impacting the physical art market. Are these a solid long term investment? And what about the cryptocurren…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Lorne Lanning is an American game designer, director, writer, and voice actor. He is co-founder and creator of Oddworld Inhabitants. He is best known for creating the Oddworld series including the games Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee, Oddworld: Abe's Exoddus, Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee, Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath, and Oddworld…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Dr. Bruce Hoffman did not choose the Medical Arts as a vocation. Originally, he wanted to be a writer and poet. His interest in health and healing developed later in life, after a long and winding road of self-discovery, life experience, and learning. He only applied to medical school, so he could complete a residency …
 
Travis, James, Kevin and Joel welcome in their friend Alexander R. Cain, expert on The Battles of Lexington Concord and author of "We Stood Our Ground: Lexington in the First Year of the American Revolution". Alex gives the boys a detailed hourly rundown of what happened leading up to The Battle of Lexington, why it mattered, and the start of The A…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Jesse Damiani is a writer, curator, and cultural producer living in Los Angeles, CA. He covers art, media, and technology on Forbes, and serves as . Other writing appears in Billboard, Entrepreneur, Quartz, The Verge, and WIRED. He has consulted with Google, Oculus, and the Sundance Institute, and served as a mentor in…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome back Travis's older brother Kyle to discuss all their crazy tales of hunting down vintage Japanese robot collections! Kyle was instrumental in helping a young Travis get his start in buying and flipping collections, so naturally he is a treasure trove of stories of early Travis buying GoDaiKin, Transformers, Shogun W…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Nolwen is a first-generation Colombian-French photographer and director, working in Los Angeles. As a mixed-race queer woman, her identity plays an active role in the type of narratives she is drawn to. Her interests lie in shifting social consciousness, breaking down gender norms, and representation. Exploring portrai…
 
Travis, Kyle and Kevin welcome back Megan Berto from Altered Reality Entertainment to chat about the weird current situation we are in without any comic book conventions! How long will it be until Comic-Con is able to be held again safely and what will these conventions look like when it finally happens? Hosted by Travis Landry, James Supp and Kevi…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Brian Booth Craig (b. 1968; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) is a contemporary American representational sculptor. Sculpting from life and imagination, Brian’s work translates traditional techniques into depictions of contemporary human presence, capturing moments of individual self-assertion. Through ambiguous actions, surpr…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome back Joel Bohy, Director of Historic Arms and Militaria at Bruneau and Co., to discuss one of his latest projects... researching a 700 lb. bronze cannon of previously unknown origin. Learn more about how this Russian cannon from The Crimean War made its way to Lynn, Massachusetts, how John E. Gowen helped to recover …
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Vanessa Prager (b. 1984) is an American artist, born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. Known mainly for her large-scale, abstract oil paintings, Prager‘s main subject is the female figure. Thick, loose, heavily impastoed bodies melt in and out of their form, and what we consider beauty and identity is often a central them…
 
Travis, James, and Kevin are discussing the tricky trends of furniture! Furniture is a strange market that was forever effected by the financial turmoil of 2008 and the guys share their tales of scores in losses in such a turbulent field. Learn more about the 2nd market furniture world, furniture nazis and the time Kevin did a favor for the Catholi…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Julian Doan is a second-generation Vietnamese American filmmaker. He enjoys exploring the uncomfortable corners of our existence through awkward, yet heartfelt comedy. His past projects include the sentient zombie digital series “Everyone I Love Is Dead”. He is currently working on the editorial team of HBO's “In Treat…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome Kevin's old friend Billy Dawson! With the explosion of GameStop stock thanks to Reddit, there have other effects in other areas in the market including silver trading (Billy's specialty). Learn more about silver price fluctuations, what costs to consider when selling your silver and how the IRS can (and does) tracks …
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Mark Wolynn is the director of the Family Constellation Institute in San Francisco. He is a leading expert in the field of inherited family trauma. His book It Didn't Start With You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How to End the Cycle (published by Viking/Penguin) is the winner of the 2016 Silver Nau…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded When a musical ensemble chooses to self-title an album mid-career, it usually signifies their conviction that they’ve struck upon the motherlode, hit the jackpot, stepped up, and generally arrived at a point they’ve always strived for but never quite attained. Coming from GoGo Penguin at this stage in the game, it’s qu…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome in friend of the show and collector Justin Wanamaker to discuss the world of modern toy collecting! 13 years ago, Justin gave up his day job to chase his dream of turning his passion into a business and selling all sorts of modern and vintage toys including Transformers and GI Joe. Learn more about how he looks to se…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome back Eric Baker! Before his time as Head Imagineer with Disney, Eric worked behind the scenes on many Nickelodeon shows of the 90s including Double Dare, Clarissa Explains It All, Global Guts and Legends of the Hidden Temple. With many of these original props from Eric's collection on their way to Travis and Kevin, t…
 
Travis, James and Kevin are going over the basics on what to look for when investing in vintage audio equipment. From piecing together components to make the perfect home stereo system to hunting for old boomboxes, the guys let you know what brands to be on the lookout for. Kevin reminisces on growing up near Rhode Island radio personality, Larry K…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Shari Frilot is a filmmaker who has produced television for the CBS affiliate in Boston and for WNYC and WNET in New York before creating her own independent award-winning films, including Strange & Charmed, A Cosmic Demonstration of Sexuality, What Is A Line?, and the feature documentary, Black Nations / Queer Nations…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome in their friend, and former Creative Director for Walt Disney Imagineering, Eric Baker! Eric is the brain behind Props and Set Dressing for Star Wars Galaxy's Edge and The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and has worked with everyone from Tom Hanks to Kermit the Frog. Hear more about Eric's journey from a kid making Y…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Mark Henick is an internationally recognized mental health strategist, advocate, speaker, podcaster, and media commentator. His TEDx talk is one of the most-watched in the world. He regularly speaks to diverse audiences about mental health, hope, and recovery. Mark Henick’s TEDx talk about being saved from death by a s…
 
Travis, James, Kevin and Joel are discussing the year that was 2020 - the good, the bad, and the... old? The guys all seem to had some car purchases to discuss from the year, as well as some other great finds and buys. Travis remembers some of his favorite podcast memories, and Kevin and Joel talk about getting older. Also - the fire challenge. Hos…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Sean Cheetham was born in 1977 in San Francisco, studied at the College of San Mateo, in California, and earned a B.F.A. degree with honors from Art Center College of Design, in Pasadena, California. His paintings have been included in numerous significant exhibitions internationally including the National Portrait Gal…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome back the 4th member of the Justuff League, Director of Historic Arms and Militaria, Joel Bohy, to talk about Provenance and the importance of properly researching and establishing an item's true history. More importantly, how to be avoid being fooled by fake provenance, and how packaging an item with a properly resea…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Laura Fried is a Los Angeles-based curator and is a Co-Founder and Director of Active Cultures, a nonprofit organization that explores the convergence of food and art in contemporary life. Through collaborative projects by cooks and artists, Active Cultures' programming takes a multitude of forms such as performances, …
 
Travis, James and Kevin are talking TONKA! What's unique about vintage Tonka is that the brand is household name, but the rare pieces from the 70s and 80s don't have a high entry point for new collectors! Travis is currently sorting a a massive Tonka collection and has a lot of new insights on things like: - 1980s Yellow Dump trucks - Private Label…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Cliqua is a directing duo (Pasqual Gutierrez and RJ Sanchez) born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. They have directed music videos for J Balvin, Rosalia, Bad Bunny, and others. In the span of a year, the duo has amassed over 700 million Youtube plays. They have also worked with brands like Adidas, Nike, Amazon, and Tecat…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Densil McFarlane is the lead singer and guitarist of the Canadian rock trio, The OBGMs. Topics Discussed In This Episode: The origin of The OBGM’s Complications and stresses of the business of music Densil’s honest self-reflection on why he creates music Not caring too deeply about what others think of you The new clar…
 
With the news of Christie's selling an original Shakespeare First Folio for $10 Million, Travis, James and Kevin are discussing antique books! What are the factors that make an antique book valuable, and are they worth collecting in 2020? Handwritten manuscripts and Gutenberg Bibles are more commonly discussed in this world, but what about rare lim…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded About Adam Hall: As a visual artist, Adam Hall began working mostly with charcoals and oils. Self-taught, he attempts to mix traditional style with contemporary. Using palette knives and layering techniques he creates a true richness and depth to his work. Adam believes every painting is his next opportunity in truly e…
 
The League welcomes in Travis's brother, Kyle Landry, to share his expertise on the world of Pinball machines. Kyle has always has a passion for restoring old machines and shares the history and progression of the machines going back to the 1930s. Learn more about the key high value pinball machines and what the current day market looks like as thi…
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Jeffrey Martin Zacks, American psychology educator, member of the American Psychological Association, American Psychological Society, and the Cognitive Science Society. His book, Flicker: Your Brain on Movies, delves into the history of cinema and the latest research to explain what happens in your brain when you sit d…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome in @HellenicBaller to purchase some rare cards and discuss his growing Yu-Gi-Oh card business! With so much activity coming at the beginning of lockdowns, is this inflation in the Yu-Gi-Oh market a fad or here to stay? And what is the best way to get some valuable pick ups when new to the world of the Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG? …
 
www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Self-taught, David Uzochukwu (b. 1998, Austria) creates (self-)portraits that speak of both placelessness and belonging. His work sees bodies shifting through nature, performance, and digital reconfiguration. Uzochukwu’s photographs have been exhibited at Bozar, Photo Vogue Festival, and Unseen Amsterdam. He has collab…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome their friend Becca Moffatt to discuss the world of LGBTQ artists and art. Marginalized communities are getting more attention in the art world than they may have historically and Becca shares how we can continue to support these artists so that this isn't just a passing fad. She also shares 3 Artists to keep an eye o…
 
Travis, James, and Kevin are caught up in the election season and talking all things collectible in the world of Election Memorabilia. What are the historical items from the days of Lincoln vs. Douglas and are they valuable? And what about when a celebrity like Joe Exotic runs for office? Will MAGA hats be collectible in the future? And what about …
 
Travis, James, Joel, and Kevin are talking the worlds of woodworking and antique tools! The guys talk more about 18th century furniture making, the value of antique tools and early power tools like antique chainsaws! Travis strikes a deal with Paul Revere and has lots of questions about dry Ice. Hosted by Travis Landry, James Supp and Kevin Bruneau…
 
https://www.patreon.com/artistdecoded Gerard Bush and Christopher Renz are both directors and writers, known for Antebellum (2020), Rapture, and 17 Seventeen (2017). Topics Discussed In This Episode: Required solitude Shifting perspective within a paradigm Truth Bush and Renz’s collaboration and how that has evolved Acceptance of failures and misfo…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome back Joel Boey to discuss the process of Deaccession, the process of permanently removing an object from a museum's collection. We talk the process of donating to a museum and it's benefits and how Covid has been effecting this process (and museums) overall. Hypothetical Travis has many questions about starting his o…
 
https://www.patreon.com/artistdecoded About Justin: Justin Mortimer (b.1970) is a British artist whose paintings consistently invite us to question the relationship between subject matter and content, beauty and horror, and between figuration and abstraction. While the imagery is almost exclusively pitiless, the texturing of the paint, the play bet…
 
https://www.patreon.com/artistdecoded About Mike: Mike Lee is a world-ranked professional boxer who has fought in some of the world’s most iconic arenas like Madison Square Garden, Cowboys Stadium & The MGM Grand in front of millions of fans. In 2014 Mike was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease, ankylosing spondylitis, that almost ended his career…
 
https://www.patreon.com/artistdecoded About Edon: Edon Guraziu specializes in Concept Design & Consultation. These various industries range from Entertainment, Industrial, Defense, Medical, Consumer Products, and more. Many years of collaboration have resulted in meaningful relationships with the following companies, some of which include: 20th Cen…
 
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