Local Artists Celebrate
Detroit, MI - Aficionados of the
The “Festival” is a grass roots gathering that includes some of the city’s most respected artists and newcomers as well, all in the name of
The centerpiece of the evening will be an exclusive screening of “Louder Than Love – The Story of the Grande Ballroom”, by first time director and
Those familiar with the legend that is the “Grande” will appreciate the artwork on display and available for silent auction by photographer of rock icons, Leni Sinclair and artists Gary Grimshaw and Carl Lundgren, who captured the spirit of Rock and Roll in Detroit with their psychedelic posters. Mark Arminski, Master of Color, will have work on display and will be offering one of his prints for auction as well.
Johnny Bee Badanjek, widely know as the drummer for Mitch Ryder and the Wheels, will show art on canvas. Jason Seaman, Jeff Shea (Wholeshot Tattoo), and photographer Bryan Mitchell will exhibit works influenced by life and music in the
“This is going to be a special evening due to the sense of community that has developed around this event,” says Westwood, one of the organizers. “We are really thankful to Penrickton for bringing out the best in everyone”.
A limited number of VIP tickets are available that include a meet and greet with the artists, reserved seating for the film, and a gift. Tickets are available at www.brownpapertickets.com