Creativity and legendary local talent are the trademarks of the Arts Alive banner exhibit, which adorns six miles of historic Highway 101 from La Costa Avenue through downtown
For the last 18 years, the Arts Alive program has been Encinitas’ largest annual art installation. The two nonprofits, 101 Artists' Colony and
The 82 works of art have been displayed on lamp posts along Historic Highway 101 in Cardiff, downtown Encinitas and Leucadia since their unveiling in March. Proceeds from the sales are split in half between the artists and their supporting nonprofit.
View each banner online and read the artists’ notes before the Live Auction in the online Auction Guide at 101artistscolony.com or artsaliveencinitas.com. The event will kick off with a reception at 1:30 p.m., followed by the Live Auction, hosted by Auctioneer Rich Houk, starting at 2 p.m. Silent bids can be made by phone to (760) 436-2320 until Friday May 18 at 4 p.m. and again at the event until 1:30 p.m. Bidding can get lively so if you placed a silent bid, come to the Live Auction to protect your bid.
For more information, contact Danny Salzhandler at email@example.com or visit Leucadia101.com.