It is a buyerâ€™s market and a great time to collect,â€ says Ann Marenakos, gallery owner.
Our minds wander into these canvases and find a place to rest and escape from the hectic world around us,â€ says Marenakos
If you prefer to donate by check, please make checks out to the "StamfordHospital" and send them to me: Ann Marenakos
, P.O. Box 1771, Darien, CT 06820.
Ann Marenakos (203) 662-0244
Ann Marenakos Establishes Adelaide Fine Art
Darien and Stonington, CONN. â€" After a rewarding 20-year career specializing in marine art at Quester Gallery, a leading source for exceptional Eighteenth, Nineteenth, and Twentieth Century marine art and antiques, Ann Marenakos has established Adelaide Fine Art, specializing in American paintings.
new office is on Water Street in the charming seaside village Stonington, CT, and is open by appointment year round as well as for special shows and events.
Adelaide Fine Art
will focus on landscape, seascape, marine, sporting, figurative, and floral paintings. â€œI offer a wide range of major and lesser-known artists, most of whom were active from 1875-1950,â€ said Marenakos
assembles collections of post-Impressionistic paintings, women painters, Cape Ann School
, Boston School, Monhegan Island
painters, and searches for items of specific interest to collectors â€" keeping an active â€œwish listâ€ for clients. â€œI have always been known for art that is excellent in quality and fair in price, and I stand behind everything I sell,â€ said Marenakos
Marenakosâ€™s interest in fine art began as a young child.
commented, â€œFrom an early age my parents encouraged my creativity, and I took art classes in the Maxwell studio in Noank, CT and later at the DeCordova Museum
, in Lincoln, Mass.â€
welcomes and devotes herself equally to new buyers and seasoned collectors alike. â€œI have had the privilege of sharing my knowledge, enthusiasm, creativity and standard for excellence with many wonderful collectors for more than 20 years.
Many have made me a trusted advisor in their collecting pursuits.
These relationships have been a real source of joy in my life.
I look forward to continuing those relationships and forming new ones in the same tradition.â€