Pavol Truben treats in his work current social issues. He often names and analyses them with irony. He moves at the interface between free art and design and works in a wide range of expressive media, from drawing and graphics to sculpture and light installation. In 2017, he completed his PhD studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Bratislava at the Department of Printmaking and Other Media. During his studies, he completed an internship abroad at the École Estienne in Paris. He has received several awards for his work. He has been exhibiting since 2006 and has had more than 30 group exhibitions in Slovakia and abroad (e.g. Pilsen, Katowice, Stockholm, Rome, Vienna, Tokyo, Vilnius, Budapest) and 6 solo exhibitions in Slovakia, Austria and Hungary. He is an external lecturer at the Academy of Fine Arts in Bratislava, where he teaches the course Marketing for Artists.