Art dealer/wrestler to lead auction for school

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PORTLAND — Casco Bay High School will hold a benefit auction Saturday for Project Graduation, featuring about 50 chairs painted by parents, students and local artists.

The “Have A Seat” auction will be held Jan. 30, at 6 p.m. at The Maine Studios, 225 Presumpscot St.

Rob Elowitch of Barridoff Galleries will be the auctioneer. Daniel Minter is among the artists who contributed chairs to the event.

Elowitch, 66, is also a professional wrestler who is the subject of a documentary film, “Canvas Man: The Robbie Ellis Story,” which will premier this year at the Maine Jewish Film Festival.

For more information about the fundraiser, call 874-8160.