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ORT / ART and the City
What a great partnership – ORT’s educational programs, Somerset Collection and College for Creative Studies. They combined to attract more than 400 ORT supporters to Eastern Market’s Shed Three to dine on the stroll and check out the auction display of iconic Detroit products and CCS student creations inspired by Somerset merchants. (See the art in photo gallery) Cuisine from Plum Market , El Guapo taco truck and the Mac Shack sustained guests from several generations while they bid ($20,000+) in the silent auction and watched artist Dave Santia create three portraits for a live auction that Nate Forbes conducted like a pro.