Christine Verga Maday


Jan 2018......................................................................................................................
The Northeast Watercolor Society has accepted 2 watercolor landscapes for inclusion in the juried membership show for Feb 2018.

March 2017..................................................................................................................
Rockville Centre Library "30 in 30" 30 watercolors in 30 hours.  Watercolors are completed in less than 1 hour or a little more.
Small format paintings of food, objects and window vinette are in this collection.

Jan-Feb 26 2017..........................................................................................................
Art Exhibit "Views...Inside and Outside"
Christine's collection of still lifes and local landscapes and seascapes in oil and watercolor.
At the Hewlett-Woodmere Public Library, Hewlett NY During library hours in the Boehm Gallery.

Nov-Jan 2017...............................................................................................................
Herkimer College and the View selected Tropical Sweets to be on exhibit in the Cogar Gallery. Selected from the Adirondack National Exhibition of American Watercolors
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Oct 2016.......................................................................................................................
An Award of Excellence (blue ribbon) was given to Christine's oil painting "The Creek Marsh" (plein air) at the Village Art Clubs Fall Membership show for Oct.

The Judges for The Long Island Fair in Bethpage Village awarded the watercolors, "Please Be Seated" third place and "Cheesecake, Lemons....Teatime" an Honorable mention

Sept 2016....................................................................................................................
Christine was selected for the 5th Annual Plein Air Competition at Sagamore Hill on Long Island. Sponsered by The Teaching Studios and the Oyster Bay Historical Society.

July 2016...................................................................................................................
2 Long Island watercolors of the artist were selected for the video loop about Long Island Landmarks at the Society for the Preservation of Long Island Antiquties.

June 2016....................................................................................................................
Two 6"x6" oil paintings were exhibited at the Barnes Gallery during the VAC summer art show in Garden City, NY

April 2016...................................................................................................................
"Tropical Sweets" watercolor, has been accepted into the Adirondacks National Exhibition of American Watercolors for 2016.  Out of 455 entries 90 paintings were selected.

April 2016...................................................................................................................
"River Bistro" a watercolor has been awarded a Merit Ribbon in the Village Art Club member's spring show.  

April- May 2016...........................................................................................................
Christine's oil paintings of Long Island's sea and bays will be on exhibit in the Rockville Centre Library.  All the paintings in this exhibit are painted on location in "plein air".

Nov 2015......................................................................................................................
"Shell Beach" an oil painting, was chozen for the art auction to benefit the Ronald McDonald House of Long Island.

Oct-Nov 2015...............................................................................................................
The watercolor "The Pumpkin Patch" was awarded 3td place in the Blick Halloween Art Contest. 

Sept 2-29 2015.............................................................................................................
"Set The Table" is a collection of oil and watercolor paintings on exhibit at the Rockville Centre Library.  The paintings are a study of shadows and light with respect to objects on a table setting.
The oberservations of the color in shadows are studied both in "plein air" and studio light.

June 28-Sept.13,2015...................................................................................................
"Brookside Path" an oil painting on canvas panel 6"x6" was selected for the "IAM Pocket Sized" annual open call from the Islip Art Museum. Over 300 entries were submitted, a little over 100 were chosen for this selective show. Christine's "Brookside Path" is included in the show catalog. "Brookside Path" is a light filled scene focussing on a crimson tree in the fall.

May 2,-17 2015..............................................................................................................
"A New Generation" watercolor was awarded third place in the Blick Art Supplies Art Contest. The exhibit was hosted at the Carl Place Store, NY.  This competition was also sponsered by the Pebeo Art Company. A certificate and art supplies were awarded.

May 2, 2015..................................................................................................................

"Tropical Sweets" 30"x 22" watercolor was given third place in the Village Art Club Spring show In RVC NY.  A yellow/gold ribbon and certificate was awarded.

August 5-29 2014 ........................................................................................................
Christine's 2 oil paintings will be on exhibit at the BAGA Art Gallery 3rd Annual Square Foot show in Bismarck, ND.
All the paintings in this exhibit measure 12"x12" (the requirements of the Gallery) Christine's rich colors of back lit fruit will grace the walls of this unique show.
www.bismarck-art.org

July 5th-Aug 5 2014..................................................................................................
Please view "Beach Shadows" a plein air oil painting selected by Emerging Plein Air Artists to be featured this month. 
www.emergingpaa.com

June 13-15 2014 ........................................................................................................
Christine was selected for the Northport Plein Air Event in June.   Artists were selected to paint the Village and the Village Park, scene of their choice.  One painting was then selected to hang in the award winning gallery LaMantia Gallery.

October 2013............................................................................................................. "Six Inches of Light" was the title of Christine's one person show at the RCP Library.
The exhibit consisted of paintings measuring six inches in one direction. Oil paintings of local bay scenes, garden, and fruit and flowers illustrating light and color. The guestbook reflected a lot of positive compliments and the show was a success. 

...Christine's watercolor "Enjoying The Waves" was chosen as a finalist in the  juried art exhibit at the Long Island Museums. August 10-September 8.
2013.
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The oil painting "Arbor Gate" is on exhibit in the Oyster Bay Historical Society's Gallery.  Christine was chosen to participate in the Third Annual Plein Air Exhibit through Oct 6. this  competition was sponsered by The Teaching Studios Of Art and the Oyster Bay Historical Society.
April 2012  
During the month of April Christine exhibited her "Plein Air" oil paintings of local Long Island bay, garden and ocean scenes.

...Trapani Art Gallery in Manhasset NY accepted Christine's Plein Air painting "Hewlett Bay" for the annual juried show from Nov-Jan 2012

...Christine Verga Maday will have a solo exhibit of her watercolors and plein air paintings on Long Island, NY April 1-27 2011.

...The Rockville Centre Library will host her work in the lower concorse during libray hours.

...The watercolor painting, "Orange Blosson Special" won an award in the miniature show exhibited with the membership Village Art Club Show, April 2011.

...Christine's plein air oil painting "Beach Shadows" won an award in Oct 2010.