Antonio Acosta will attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the longest painting marathon (a series of paintings on canvas) at the Corner Pocket Billiards, 658 S. A St., starting Friday, March 17.
He aims to paint for 72 hours and plans to use Oxnard geography as his backgrounds.
According to Acosta, 8:59 p.m. on Sunday, March 19 is the time that the current record will be broken if he is able to achieve the feat.
Acosta is one of the local artists who received funding from the City of Oxnard Cultural Arts Commission through the City’s Cultural Arts Grant Program. He is enrolled at Oxnard