Panache Gala Art Auction – the Escondido Arts Partnership is hosting its highly anticipated annual art auction fundraiser, Panache at the Escondido Municipal Gallery. Panache is an exciting event with amazing works of art, delicious food, wines and local craft beer, live and silent auctions, with auctioneer Dallas Woodring.
Panache benefits the arts programs and education the EAP has provided to the local community for the past 20 years and features donated art by award winning artists, and items and services donated from local San Diego businesses.The highlight of the live auction will be an original signed and numbered silkscreen by the late, internationally acclaimed artist Niki de Saint Phalle.
Panache Auction PREVIEW March 11th from 5:30pm to 8pm
Admission is Free during 2nd Saturday ArtWalk
Panache Gala Art Auction Fundraiser: March 18th from 5:30pm to 9pm
Doors open at 5:30pm
Live Auction with auctioneer Dallas Woodring starts at 7:30pm
$55 before March 17th
$65 at the Door
Purchase tickets online at brownpapertickets.com, over the phone 760.480.4101, or send a check addressed to the EAP at 262 E. Grand Ave. Escondido, CA 92025 or better yet come to the Gallery!
As a non-profit arts agency, EAP is proactive in encouraging art education and promoting local and regional artists. Panache is the most important event on EAP’s busy calendar of exhibits, educational programs and special activities benefiting San Diego county residents and visitors. Proceeds from this event help fund art exhibitions including Emerging Artists High School Exhibition, “Local Color” featuring art by San Diego Veterans, local film screenings with experimental film and video installations, performance art, the annual Recycled Materials Runway Event and “Art Connection” which provides free arts lectures and workshops to the public.