Above: Image from a previous "IMMORTALIZED: Together Forever: Hot Rods, Pinups, and Body Art." Courtesy of ArtHatch.
ArtHatch and Distinction Gallery are pleased to announce their 3rd annual art exhibit devoted to hot rods and customs of distinction, “IMMORTALIZED: Together Forever: Hot Rods, Pinups, and Body Art”, an art exhibit and auction that will feature artists from around the globe.
The exhibition will run from August 7 – September 7, 2013
All Artworks will be auctioned off starting at only $100, with a portion of the proceeds going to Distinction’s annual art scholarship donation for Palomar College students.
In conjunction, Escondido’s famous “Cruisin’ Grand” will have an incredible line-up of the finest and most unique rat rods and customs from all over the So Cal region. Cars that will be in display have been invited by Chick Kosziz, Hot Rods and Custom Stuff, and Super Rides by Jordan.
This event is free to the public, but a suggested donation of $5 to benefit Crusin Grand would be appreciated.
The Opening Reception will be held on Friday, August 9, 2013 from 6-9pm with live music by Gino and the Lone Gunmen.
There will be awards for artists and also a Pinup contest. Winners will be awarded trophies chosen and handed out by the infamous Natalia Fabia, Los Angeles CA artist.
This year’s Sponsors include Heller Ford, King’s Pawn, JD Built, Lauren Kwapis, and Kurt Lightfoot (co-producer). Additional sponsorships are still available.
Location: ArtHatch & Distinction Gallery, 317 East Grand Avenue Escondido, CA 92025 Google Map (760) 781-5779