EDUCATION
1984        University of Delaware, Newark, DE, Commercial Art & Graphic Design
1971        Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ, B.A.

EXHIBITIONS (2008-2017)
2017        Live Artfully exhibition, ArtCenter Manatee, Bradenton, FL, Honorable Mention Award
2017        Women Painters of the Southeast Online Juried Exhibition, Best in Show award
2017
       Art at the OPOMAC 2017 6th Annual National Fine ARt Competition, Graham, TX        
2817        25th Hilton Head Art League Biennale National Juried Exhibition, Hilton Head Island, SC
2017         “Coming Home” group show, Woodfield Fine Art Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL
2017        “Bringing Beauty Back” National Juried Exhibition, Cecil Byrne Gallery, Charleston, SC
2016        “Panache” group show, Woodfield Fine Art Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL  
2016        Women Painters of the Southeast Annual Juried Exhibition, Abbington, VA
2016        Women's Works 2015, Woodstock, IL
2016        47th National Juried River Road Show, Louisana Art & Artist Guild, Baton Rouge, LA
2016        Witchita Center for the Arts Small Works Competition, Witchita, KS
2015        46th National Juried River Road Show, Louisana Art & Artist Guild, Baton Rouge, LA
2015        National Juried Small Works Exhibition, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, NY
2015        "Go with the Flow" juried exhibition, Art Center Manatee, Bradenton, FL (2nd Place Award)
2015        Blue Ridge Mountains Art Asso. Plein Air Event, Blue Ridge, GA
2015        Women Painters of the Southeast Annual Juried Exhibition, Blue Ridge, GA (Most Outstanding Figurative award)
2015        Women's Works 2015, Woodstock, IL
2015        Mainsail Arts Fest, St. Petersburg, FL
2014        Paint & Photo Brooker Creek Preserve, Tarpon Springs, FL (3rd Place Award)
2014        Paint the Town,  Bradenton, FL         
2014        Mainsail Arts Fest, St. Petersburg, FL
2013        Faces & Figures National Show, Visual Arts Center, Punta Gorda, FL
2013        Mainsail Arts Fest, St. Petersburg, FL        
2013        Rittenhouse Square Fine Arts Show, Philadelphia, PA
2012        Rittenhouse Square Fine Arts Show, Philadelphia, PA
2012        Rehoboth Art League Annual Outdoor Fine Arts Show, Rehoboth Beach, DE
2012        Sarasota Masters, Saraota, FL
2012        Donna Gordon Gallery, group show, St. Petersburg, FL
2012        Naples Bayfest, Naples, FL
2012        Mainsail Arts Fest, St. Petersburg, FL        
2011        Artscape, St. Petersburg, FL
2011        Open Air Arts,” Melrose, FL    
2011        Mainsail Arts Fest, St. Petersburg, FL        
2011        Rittenhouse Square Fine Arts Show, Philadelphia, PA(June & Sept.)
2011        Rehoboth Art League Annual Outdoor Fine Arts Show, Rehoboth Beach, DE
2011        Westport Fine Arts Show, Westport, CT
2010        First Annual Florida Juried Exhibition, Florida Museum for Women Artists, Deland, FL
2010        Paint the Beach plein air event, Ft. Myers Beach, FL
2010        Winterfest, Anna Maria Island, FL 2010        “Paint the Cape,“ Cape Coral, FL (Award of Merit)
2010        Images Art Festival, New Smyrna Beach, FL
2010        Mt. Dora Arts Festival, Mt. Dora, FL
2010         “Paint Out in Paradise,” Venice, FL
2010        Gasparilla Fine Arts Festival, Tampa, FL
2010        Springfest, Anna Maria Island, FL (poster & tee shirt artist)  
2010        “Open Air Arts,” Melrose, FL
2010        Mainsail Arts Fest, St. Petersburg, FL
2009        Rittenhouse Square Fine Arts Show, Philadelphia, PA(June & Sept.)
2009        Wickford Juried Artfest, Wickford, RI
2009        Paint the Adirondacks, Saranac Lake, NY (Award of Merit)
2009        Mt. Dora Arts Festival, Mt. Dora, FL
2009        Images Art Festival, New Smyrna Beach, FL
2009        “Paint Out in Paradise,” Venice, FL
2009         “Open Air Arts,” Melrose, FL
2009        Springfest, Anna Maria Island, FL (Best in Show)
2009        Mainsail Arts Fest, St. Petersburg, FL
2009        Rehoboth Art League Annual Outdoor Fine Arts Show, Rehoboth Beach, DE
2009        Paint Out in Rehoboth Beach, Rehoboth Beach, DE
2009        Chincoteague Plein Air, Chincoteague, VAL

COLLECTIONS: (selected)
Wilmington Trust Company, Wilmington, DE
Maryland Bank of North America, Wilmington, DE
Milford Medical Associates, Pa.
numerous private collections

RECOGNITIONS and AWARDS
2017        Live Artfully exhibition, ArtCenter Manatee, Bradenton, FL, Honorable Mention Award

2017        
Women Painters of the Southeast Online Juried Exhibition, Best in Show award
2016        Second Place Award, 47th Annual River Road Show, Louisana Art & Artists’ Guild, Baton Rouge, LA
2015        Second Place Award, 46th Annual River Road Show, Louisana Art & Artists’ Guild, Baton Rouge, LA
2015        Second Place Award, "Go with the Flow" juried exhibition, Art Center Manatee, Bradenton, FLL
2015        Most Outstanding Figurative award, Women Painters of the Southeast  Juried Exhibition, Blue Ridge, GA                                 
2014        Thrid Place Award, Paint & Photo Brooker Creek Preserve, Tarpon Springs, FL
2013        The Howard Schroeder Award for Figurative Painting, Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth Beach, DE
2010        Award of Merit, Paint the Cape, Cape Coral FL
2009        Best in Show, Springfest, Anna Maria Island, FL
2009        Award of Merit, Paint the Adirondacks, Saranac Lake, NY
2006         “Maggie Mae Magazine,” featured on cover
2005         “Maggie Mae Magazine,” featured on cover
2005         “Judge’s Choice Award,” Evening of Art, Hardcastle Gallery, Centerville, DE   
2005         “Art World News”  international trade magazine,  featured on “New Art” editorial page
2004         “Delmarva Quarterly,” featured art page
2003         Best in Show,” Indian Rocks Beach Art Festival, Indian Rocks Beach, FL
2003        “Treasures of Tampa Bay,” independent cable television production
MARGARET BAYALIS
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