MEDIA TIP SHEET GODZILLA IS INVADING LONG BEACH THIS WEEKEND PEEKABOO GALLERY HOSTS VINYL CONFLICT: THE WORLD OF GODZILLA TOYS AUCTION FEATURING OVER 1,200 ITEMS FROM ONE SINGLE COLLECTION Saturday, August 3 & Sunday, August 4, 2019 Long Beach Convention Center –  Beginning at 10:00 a.m. Los Angeles, California – July 31, 2019 – Peekaboo Gallery, the Pop Culture Time Machine auction house and online collectible gallery, will host a two-day auction this weekend, Saturday August 3rd and Sunday, August 4th featuring one of the world’s largest single collections of some of the most sought-after Godzilla memorabilia in the world. The VINYL CONFLICT: The World of Godzilla Toys auction features the Mark Livolsi Collection. Mark was a life-long devotee of everything monsters and fantasy however, nothing more than his unquenchable love of Godzilla. One can witness this in the meticulous attention to curation within this massive collection. A highly talented and well-celebrated feature film editor, Livolsi’s credits include “The Jungle Book,” “Saving Mr. Banks,” “The Blind Side,” “Wedding Crashers,” “The Devil Wears Prada,” “Vanilla Sky,” Wonder,” and “The Lion King.” Mark’s passion for Godzilla is well known in Hollywood among fans, friends and colleagues. The personal collection amassed over decades now hits the auction block at this unprecedented auction event hosted by Peekaboo Gallery. Over 1,200 items presented in over 850 lots will be featured in the two-day auction.   WHO: Peekaboo Gallery and Curator Jordan Reicheck WHAT: Vinyl Conflict: The World of Godzilla Toys Auction WHEN: Two days including Saturday,  August 3rd, 2019 and Sunday, August 4th, 2019 beginning at 10:00 a.m. PT WHERE: Long Beach Convention Center during Midsummer Scream, in Long Beach, California. A 300 full-color collectible catalog presented by the auction house and available to registered bidders and fans is destined to become of the definitive art books on the subject of Godzilla collectables. The over 1,200 items are arranged as a historical introduction and a themed progression of Godzilla toy history. Video link here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/tydkvskiz9iu5ez/VinylConflictAuction-v07.mov?dl=0 The cover and main show illustrations were done by rock-star illustrator and graphic artist, Tom Whalen with historical intros by Godzilla collectable author, Sean Linkenback. The limited edition catalog can be purchased  online at www.peekaboogallery.com Media is invited to attend and cover the auction event which takes place during Midsummer Scream at the Long Beach Convention Center. Media previews are available by appointment where media can get a sneak peek at the massive collection on exhibit before it goes up for auction. Hi res images can be obtained by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. PRESS CONTACT Caroline Galloway 440-591-3807 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.