O(A)RT and the City

ORT America, the global Jewish educational network with a Michigan chapter, hosted its O(A)RT and the City fundraiser on May 9 at the Breezeway in Ferndale. The event featured food trucks, cocktails, whisky tasting, and an art auction of original works by Detroit and Detroit-connected artists. The theme of the art was “Let Your Light Shine” and the event was presented by Huntington Bank. Sponsors included Kenwal Steel Corp., Taft law firm, Deb and Steve Rosenthal, Elizabeth Anne Belkin, the Torgow family, Detroit City Distillery, Duo Fine Art Services, Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Iron Ridge District, Nicole Miller and Bubba Urdan, Saks Fifth Avenue, Wallside Windows, Bombshell Treat Bar, The Red Coat Ladies, Plum Market, Men on the Move, Sider ill Video, Jared Sykes, and Star Trax Events. Featured caterers included The Pita Post, Chef Cari Kosher Food Truck, TGFG Gourmet Sliders, and Gambino’s Wood-fired Pizza. // Photographs by Patrick Gloria