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AB2584 – San Francisco

August 25 @ 6:00 pm PDT

Art Battle San Francisco – August 25, 2023

Doors @ 6:00pm / Painting @ 7:00pm
Monarch Gardens428 11th St, San Francisco, CA

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Get charged up for an electrifying Friday night featuring live, pulse-pounding art!

Be a part of the electrifying energy as skilled artists engage in a high-speed showdown, flinging paint with every stroke.

Cast your vote and crown the champion in three pulse-pounding rounds. And as the night unfolds, snag a one-of-a-kind masterpiece as every piece created goes up for auction. Don’t miss this unforgettable evening of live art!

Be a part of the fun as a spectator, or participate as one of the featured artists by applying online at artbattle.com/artists!

This Art Battle San Francisco in particular is an All Ages event.




Artists can apply to compete. Also, most events have a ‘Wildcard’ easel, where artists leave their names at the door and we draw at random to pick the Wildcard Artist. To be a potential wildcard artist, just buy a ticket and show up!

Confirmed Competitors

Michelle O’Connor

Instagram: @justforfunsf

Michelle is an art supply store owner and artist. Her works are considered bubble gum pop and they are bright and whimsical. She is influenced by the Cartoon Network, manga, Japanese artists Yayoi Kusama and Takashi Murakami and her 7 year old daughter./sf

Anthony Jimenez

Instagram: Anthonyisjim

Anthony's art explores social issues, environmental issues, politics, identity and vulnerability. He is a muralist as well as a painter, illustrator and digital artist./sf


Instagram: Colorfulweird0

The majority of CeeCee's works are colorful renditions of sex worker photos on social media. With their consent, she depicts them to promote sexuality acceptance, body positivity, but most importantly awareness to safety standards for ALL sex workers./sf

From the artist:

My art strives to promote sexuality acceptance and body positivity, but most importantly to bring awareness to safety standards for ALL sex workers. The majority of my paintings are colorful renditions of sex worker photos found on social media platforms, and with their consent, I am able to depict the light and sexual energy of the human form with acrylic paint on canvas or paper.

XO Live artist

Instagram: chreeeesto

XO Live artist specializes in surrealist portraits. /sf

From the artist:

Can’t wait to come back and do this

Wendy Trattner

Instagram: wendy.paintz

Wendy is back! Wendy studied engineering at MIT and is super passionate about sustainability. A lot of her paintings are inspired by nature and she has sometimes used packaging in her art as a form of recycling. She uses acrylic paint, pouring paint, and oil pastels in her art. She mostly prefers brushes and palette knives, but occasionally use other tools such as forks, foil, and old credit cards./sf

Tommy perkasso

Instagram: _perkasso_

Tommy Perkasso is back. Tommy grew up drawing and graduated to a paintbrush. His art is often a mashup of multiple techniques utilizing his vivid imagination./sf

From the artist:

Im just the middleman between paint and canvas. They do the real work. i just smash them together and take all the credit as i walk a fine line between a daydream and a nightmare

Jeanny Walls

Jeanny says her art is eclectic, heavily inspired by graffiti street art, anime and nature. All or most of her pieces start out as something completely different from what she ends up with. Even she is surprised with what it ends up being!/sf

Carla Deal

Instagram: @carladeedah

Carla is a painter and muralist of abstract landscapes that capture the beauty of light and the natural world. She recently finished a big mural of Mt Hood on the side of McPeet’s Pub on me Fremont. Carla also earned a BFA from Pacific Northwest College of Art./sf

From the artist:

Hi I’m Carla Deal, I’m thrilled to make art and compete in San Francisco! Will be fun!

Lauren Liz

As an artist, Lauren's quest towards finding her painting style has been filled with exploration. It began in her grandparent's art studio as a child. She found herself drawn to blending different styles together in one piece and colors became her playground. Now, her art is a reflection of her journey to today. /sf

From the artist:

Let’s unleash our inner child on the canvas! Paint like no one is watching.


Instagram: _popochanelle

Popochanelle's art is generated through the idea of upcycling. She takes frames and furniture to start then creates art starting with the eyes./sf

Kenny Martin

Instagram: Artbykenny

Kenny paints realism and portraiture. He conveys the depths of emotion through rich colors and vibrant hues. He uses primary colors in all his paintings and only mixes them to achieve all the hues and additional colors. /sf


August 25
6:00 pm PDT
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