who we are
Kate Barron and Merete Lewis are passionate about art and design and believe in living artfully.
Kate is a Contemporary art dealer in Toronto at Mayberry Fine Art. She was a founding member of the Vancouver Art Gallery's Young Associate committee, has volunteered on the art selection committee for Arts Umbrella's signature event Splash, and is a member of AGO Next. Kate has managed multiple public art projects, and believes in using technology to make art and design more accessible.
Merete has spent eight years as an art dealer at two of Canada's leading art galleries, though she now focuses primarily on residential real estate with Chestnut Park Real Estate Limited, Brokerage, the exclusive affiliate of Christie's International Real Estate in Ontario. With a Master's degree in Art Business, Merete continues to stay involved in the arts community as a Committee Member of AGO Next at the Art Gallery of Ontario, and as a member of the Soho House, Toronto Symphony Orchestra and The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery.
Friends for 20 years, they're always on the go attending some of Canada's top arts and culture events as well as home and design shows.