Christine Verga Maday
2020 Shows and News
The Adirondack National Exhibition of American Watercolors, juried show has accepted the watercolor "Peaking Peonies" into the 2020 show. Held in Old Forge at The View Art center. in August 2020
Women in Watercolor accepted 2 watercolors into their first on line show. "The Fence on Main Street" and "Tropical Sweets." in June.
Christine participated in a virtual plein air event at the Whitemarsh Art Center on PA. June 2020
Three watercolor portraits were exhibited of Christine's in a group show of the Long Island Portrait Group in March/April 2020
The Northeast Watercolor Society juried 2 watercolors of Christine's in their 2020 Member Show. "Year of the Dog" and "Peaking Peonies" in Feb.
The Village Art Club awarded "Year of the Dog" an Honorable Mention.
Christine was also awarded a Proclamation from NYS for artistic contribution. in Oct 2019
The 2019 Long Island Fair awarded "Sweet and Sour", still life oil painting, and "Pumpkin Patch", watercolor each a first place blue ribbon.
The 2019 Long Island Fair judges also awarded, the watercolor "Crackled Sunlit Glass" an honorable mention.
Christine participated in the Plein Air Easton Quick Draw, Maryland on July 20 2019 along with over 200 artists. In 2 hours or less paintings were completed and framed and set on their easels for exhibit. Christine created a dappled sunlit pathway into a garden lined by 2 brick piers. (oil painting 8"x10")
The Barnes Gallery Garden City NY, will be exhibiting "One For Breakfast", oil painting with the Art League of Nassau County. During the months of July and August 2019.
The watercolor "Crackled Sunlit Glass #2" was awarded Member's Choice Award at the Spring Village Art Club Spring Show. April 2019
The Hewlett-Woodmere Library, LI, will be exhibiting Christine's watercolor and oil paintings in a show entitled "OIL and WATER.....DO MIX". Feb 21-April 1 2019, During Library hours.
The Northeast Watercolor Society selected 2 watercolors for their 2019 juried member show. The show is on exhibit at the Orange Hall Gallery at SUNY Orange, Middletown, NY. Feb 4- Mar. 18. Monday thru Friday.
The Northeast Watercolor Society has selected "The Fence on Main Street" watercolor to be included in the Juried International Show for Oct 2018.
The Huntington Art Council, Long Island, has selected "Fish Pond" a hand painted silk scarf, for inclusion in their juried, "Wearable Art Show ". The exhibit will be on from August 24-Sept. 15, 2018.
The Barnes Gallery, Garden City, NY will include a watercolor still life on exhibit, during the month of July 2018 and August 2018.
The Village Art Club of Long Island will have 3 paintings of Christine's on exhibit for their Spring member show during the month of April 2018.
The Barnes Gallery Garden City NY will be including 2 of Christine's oil painting of seascapes in the month of June 2018.
Old Westbury Gardens exhibited 2 of Christine's oil paintings in the gift shop gallery. Both of these paintings were inspired by the gardens. "Before the Walled Garden" was painted on location during a plein air paint out, sponsored by the Art league of Nassau County.