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John Bayalis

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EDUCATION
B.A., University of Delaware, 1972    
M.F.A., University of Delaware, 1984

 

EXHIBITIONS (selected)

 

2019       Signature American Watermedia International Exhibition, Fallbrook, Ca.

      The Erickson Family Award

2018       Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Water4colors, Old Forge, N.Y.

      Silver Medal Award

2017       Southwestern Watercolor Society, Dallas Texas

                    Award of Merit

2019       Signature American Watermedia International Exhibition, Fallbrook, Ca.

      The Erickson Family Award

2016       Southwestern Watercolor Society, Dallas, Texas

      Awarded Best in Show

2016            Florida Watercolor Society, Ocala, Fl.

                    Award of Merit

2015            Mainsail Festival of the Arts, St. Petersburg, Fl.

      Purchase Prize

2015           Art of the Heartland National Exhibition, Mena, Ar.

                   Award of Merit

2015           Florida Watercolor Society, Online members Show

                   Awarded Second Place

2015           Missouri Watercolor Society, St. Louis Mo.

     Awarded Best in Show

2015           Go with the Flow, Manatee Art Center, Bradenton, Fl.

     Awarded Best in Show

2014      Plein Air Festival, Tarpon Springs , Fl.

     Award of Merit

2014           Mainsail festival of the Arts, St. Petersburg, Fl.

     Award of Merit

2014           Paint the Town Bradenton, Plein Air Competition, Bradenton, Fl.

     Award of Merit

2014      Matters of the Heart, Manatee Art Center, Bradenton, Fl.

                   Award of Merit

2013           Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth Beach, De.

     Biennial Show   Award of Merit

 

GRANTS AND HONORS

The artist was a recipient of a 1980 Artists Fellowship Grant from the Delaware State Arts Council.
The artist’s work was featured on the cover of American Artist Magazine in 1984.
The artist was featured in “Treasures of Tampa Bay”, an independent production broadcast in May 2003.
The artist’s work was selected for the 2006 show poster for Mayfaire by the Lake in Lakeland, Fl.
The artist’s work was selected for the poster for the Mainsail Arts Festival in St. Petersburg in 2009.

The artist was selected for the Tampa Bay Business Journal Book of Lists in 2012

The artist recived a second place award in the 2012 International Art Competition for watercolor sponsored by Sennelier.

The artist’s work, “The Visitor” was selected by Watercolor Artist magazine as one of the top 27 paintings of 2016

The artist’s work was selected by Watercolor Artist magazine as one of the top 30 painting of the year of 2017
The artist currently teaches an online video course “The Secrets of Hyperrealist Watercolor Painting” for

Artist Network University

Watercolor artists Magazine did a feature article on the artist’s work in the February 2019 issue.

 

COLLECTIONS (selected)
Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, De.
University of Delaware, Newark, De.
Hercules Inc., Wilmington De.
Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Delaware
Insurance Company of North America
Transco Energy Corporation
CIGNA  Art Collection
Bank of Delaware
People’s Place, Inc.
Milford Medical Associates
Maryland Bank of North America
Wilmington Trust Bank
PNC Bank
Macmillan Publishing

Mahaffey Co., St. Petersburg, Fl.