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About
SketchBattle

The Middlecott Sketchbattle Experiment is the first-ever Fight Club of Design and underground automotive industry party blowout. Held annually in Detroit, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Las Vegas, it's a live automotive sketching competition and creative community event, where today’s and tomorrow’s motor industry elite will battle for recognition as the Middlecott Sketchbattle Champion. The Sketchbattle features an epic pool of design talent from industry professionals and art college students who convergence to celebrate the competitive nature of design and sketching.

Latest Standings

Professional Rankings
  • 1
    Ricky Ryan Goimarac
    School:
    Cleveland Institute of Art
    From:
    McLaren, Colombia
    36
  • 2
    Darby Barber
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    GM, USA
    31
  • 3
    John Frye
    School:
    Art Center
    From:
    Honda, USA
    24
  • 4
    Daney Chhang
    School:
    Art Center
    From:
    Frank Stephenson Design, USA
    21
  • 5
    Casey Swanseger
    School:
    Cleveland Institute of Art
    From:
    GM, USA
    21
  • 6
    Justin Sorum
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    Ford, USA
    18
  • 7
    Stephen Leu
    School:
    Lawrence Tech
    From:
    FCA, USA
    14
  • 8
    Graham Wright
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    USA
    10
  • 9
    Angelo Villalba
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    Brunswick Boat, USA
    10
  • 10
    Buffalo Huang
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    Pinninfarina, USA
    10
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Student Rankings
  • 1
    Omar Gonzalez
    School:
    Art Center
    From:
    Mexico
    48
  • 2
    Xander Wang
    School:
    Art Center
    From:
    China
    17
  • 3
    Andres Bastidas
    School:
    Lawrence Tech
    From:
    Colombia
    14
  • 4
    Chris Lah
    School:
    Art Center
    From:
    USA
    11
  • 5
    Shubham Singh
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    India
    10
  • 6
    Sung Kwon Go
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    Korea (Republic of)
    10
  • 7
    Philip Tandio
    School:
    Academy of Art
    From:
    Indonesia
    10
  • 8
    Arin Singh
    School:
    Academy of Art
    From:
    USA
    10
  • 9
    Ian Bass
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    USA
    9
  • 10
    Ian Broekman
    School:
    Lawrence Tech
    From:
    USA
    9
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Chicago Contestants
  • 1
    Daney Chhang
    School:
    Art Center
    From:
    Frank Stephenson Design, TX, USA
  • 2
    Kevin Richards
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    Surfac3d, New York City, USA
  • 3
    Chris Corrado
    School:
    Concept Design Academy
    From:
    Boston MA, USA
  • 4
    Jeffrey Hernandez
    School:
    Art Institute of Orange County
    From:
    Steve Madden Footwear, Houston TX, USA
  • 5
    Ariel Barcia
    School:
    Queens College
    From:
    New York City, USA
  • 6
    Mark Randall Hedinger
    School:
    Academy of Art University
    From:
    Switzerland
  • 7
    Finn Yonkers
    School:
    Pratt Institute
    From:
    Studio 1101, Newton MA, USA
  • 8
    Ricky Ryan Goimarac
    School:
    College for Creative Studies
    From:
    McLaren Engineering, Colombia
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