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A new East End store aims to connect artisans with entrepreneurs

The demise of the art gallery was announced too soon. On rapidly gentrifying Washington Avenue, two men are betting that original art, handmade furniture and home decor trappings made mostly by Mainers will revive the independent spirit of bricks and mortar in Portland. Photographer Samuel Strickland and international financier Michael Fortier have joined forces for […]