Deba Gray and Serena Harragin run the funkiest cooliest artiest auction house in Cleveland, but the path that led them here is dotted with tears and quiet triumphs. It wound around the lofty world of upscale art, the production and pryrotechnic end of the film industry, and through that morbid pit of Ground Zero that screamed at the sky after the September 11th attacks.
Their story is featured in this week's fresh water.
You'll find some proper photos over there, but here's a few less professional offerings from yours truly. I don't begin to do it justice, but know that the inside of this auction house, brimming with the stuff of humanity, filled me with pure love.
Gray's next auction on Nov. 17.
netsukes. EXTREME WANT.
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