Maria Girgenti ’13 Featured by Newcity Art


Maria Girgenti ’13 and Sam Khan, CEO, of Gallerique

August 2015

Maria Girgenti ’13 was featured on Newcity Art's website as she serves as the Director of Business Development for Gallerique. Located in the Fine Arts Building on South Michigan Ave. in Chicago, Gallerique is a hybrid online and brick-and-mortar marketplace for fine art and designed objects.

Girgenti, who is a contributing writer to Newcity Art, holds a dual degree in art history and painting from Dominican University. Girgenti joined Gallerique following her tenure as assistant director of Abryant Gallery, a Chicago based contemporary art gallery and consultation firm. Girgenti has also been involved in writing for art publications, teaching art courses and giving guest lectures on art.

Gallerique's priority is to establish a reputable marketplace for fine art and designed objects with a mission to provide convenient accessibility to high-quality pieces. The company also intends to use their space for exhibitions, networking events and other gatherings. 

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