The Story of the Galleries
For our 17th Annual Art Show, local art galleries transformed the Perkin Gallery with the works of their favorite artists. Come learn the story of these galleries and enjoy their selected artists.
Amy Simon Fine Art is a contemporary gallery in Westport, CT specializing in art by mid-career and emerging artists, as well as contemporary blue chip work.
Artists: Paul Shakespear, Acrylic on canvas and Cara Enteles, Oil on acrylic sheet
ARC Fine Art is a private gallery in Fairfield, CT specializing in contemporary art of all media that reflect a unique aesthetic sensibility and enthusiasm for art history.
Artist: Olivia Munroe, Mixed Media
Art/Place Gallery is a non-profit, cooperative art gallery in Fairfield, CT comprised of painters, printmakers, photographers, and sculptors.
Artists: Paul Larson, Acrylic on canvas and Cate Leach, Acrylic on canvas
J. Russell Jinishian Gallery in Fairfield, CT is America's leading gallery specializing in fine art marine and sporting art, since 1997.
Artists: Joseph B. Smith (1798-1876), Oil on Canvas; Mike Stidham, Oil; A.D. Blake, Oil; Arthur Shilstone, Watercolor
The Bruce S. Kershner Gallery, located in the Fairfield Public Library has their exhibiting artists speak about their work and answer questions at their receptions.
Artists: Lynne Arovas, Mixed Media/Collage; Beatrice del Perugia, Watercolor; Mary Lesser, Mixed Media, acrylic, dyed paper, velum & handsewing
Southport Galleries in Southport was born out of the 2006 Pequot Library Art Show, with the gallery founders interest in building an art collection, when they fell in love with a lush painting.
Artists: Robert H. Bizinsky (1915-1982), Oil on Canvas and Stan Moeller, Oil on Linen Panel
Troy Fine Art Services in Southport represents emerging and established regional and national contemporary American artists.
Artist: Richard Bruce, Acrylic on Birchboard
Read more about each gallery's story while viewing the exhibition in the Perkin Gallery.
This exhibition runs October 17, 2014 - January 11, 2015.
Location : The Perkin Gallery at Pequot Library
Contact : Front Desk (203) 259-0346 ext. 15