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John Bayalis
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.
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