© Wayne Elliott Artist.

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Wayne has been involved in exhibitions throughout Australia and internationally. His work has been included in International museums in the Musée International d'Art Naïf de Magog, Canada and the Museum of Naive and Marginal Art, Jagodina, Serbia. 

He has been a finalist in many Contemporary Art awards including Alice Springs Art Prize, Broken Hill Art Prize and twice for the International Cricket Art prize.

Wayne exhibits and sells his work at the Hive Gallery, Ocean Grove,  Australia:

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Wayne is also exhibiting and curated at exhibition at the Desert Harmony Festival,

Barkly Arts, Tennant Creek.. 
Solo Exhibitions 
1991          Solo exhibition, Queenscliff Fine Art Gallery, Curator Russell Davis

2001         Solo exhibition, “Country Life”, Warrnambool Art Gallery

2004        Solo exhibition, Broken Hill City Art Gallery. The Land, the People, the Race                  2006        Solo exhibition “Country Landscapes and People”, Mildura City Art Gallery

2013          Solo exhibition “Seaview Gallery”, Queenscliff,

Group Exhibitions
1992             Group exhibition- Art Naïve Gallery;  Malvern          

1995             Group Exhibition-Ant Hill Gallery, Broken Hill

1996            “A Sporting Chance exhibition”, Libby Edwards Gallery, Toorak                    

1997            Group exhibition-Artist’s Garden, Fitzroy

1998            “Games People Play” Global Gallery, Sydney                   

2000            “Australian Landscapes”, New Century Gallery, New York, USA           

2002           Group exhibition, Port Pirie regional gallery,” curated by Malcolm McKinnon &                            Lucia Pichler

                    Group exhibition - Alice Springs Contemporary Art prize                                     

2003           Geelong College Art Show

2004           Group exhibition - “Queens Gallery”, Queenscliff.

2005           Group exhibition - Broken Hill Art Gallery

                    Short listed Warrnambool Art Gallery Exhibition

2008            Group exhibition- Geelong College Art Show

2010             Group exhibition - 2010 Cricket Art Prize, Sydney, Melbourne and Bowral

                    Group exhibition - Artist’s Garden, Fitzroy

2011              Group Exhibition - Geelong College 150th Anniversary Art Show

                    Group Exhibition - 2011 Cricket Art Prize, Sydney, Melbourne and Bowral

2012            Group Exhibition - Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery, “The story so far”

2014            Group Exhibition - Art Naïf festival, Katowice, Poland 

                   Group Exhibition - 'The Footy Art Show', Artist's Garden, Fitzroy

2015            Group Exhibition - "Salon Art in the Square", Gutman Art, Berlin, Germany

                   Group Exhibition - Art Naïf Festival, Katowice, Poland 

2016            Group Exhibition -"Salon Art in the Square", Gutman Art, Berlin, Germany

                   Group Exhibition - Art Naïf Festival, Katowice, Poland                  

2017            Group Exhibition - The Hive Art Gallery, Ocean Grove                    

                   Group Exhibition - The Art of Football, The Vault, Mildura 

                   Group Exhibition - Gallery Voltaire, Melbourne

2018            Group Exhibition - Art on a Postcard, "The Other Art Fair"  London, UK

                   Group Exhibition - International Art Naif Festival, Katowice, Poland                     

                   Group Exhibition - "The Art of Football", Red Rock Gallery, Cororooke

                   Group Exhibition - "Australian Art Show" Scotch College, Melbourne

                   Group Exhibition - "Aussie Rules: Passion and Pain, Glen Eira Gallery, Caufield

                   Group Exhibition-  " The Art of Football", Museum of Innocence, Mildura

                   Group Exhibition-  " Exhibition Of Naive Art, House Of Culture, Imatra, Finland          

2019            Group Exhibition-  "Museum International collection of Naif Art in Magog, 


                    Group Exhibition-  "Inside to Outside" Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery

                    Group Exhibition-  "International Art Naif Festival, Katowice, Poland

                    Group Exhibition-  "Poland to Tennant Creek, Barkly Arts", Tennant Creek, N.T

                    Group Exhibition-   "Ocean Grove Industrial Estate", The Hive, Ocean Grove

                    Group Exhibition-   "2nd Triennial of Self- Taught Visionary Art, Museum of Naive

                                                       and Marginal Art, Jagodina, Serbia. 



1998            Winner Kevin Murray Art Prize, Artists Garden, Fitzroy, Judges Lewis Miller,

                    Senator John Button

2002           Short listed Alice Springs Contemporary Art prize

2003           Geelong College Art Show, Best Acrylic painting.

                   Judged by Dr. Geoffrey Edwards, Director Geelong Art Gallery

2005          Short listed Broken Hill City Gallery Art Prize

                  Short listed Warrnambool Art Gallery “Racing Exhibition”

2010           Short listed $20,000 Cricket Art Prize, Sydney

2011            Short listed inaugural “Rural Art Prize”

2011            Short listed $20,000 International Cricket Art Prize, Sydney

2012           Shortlisted $20,000 International Cricket Art Prize, Sydne

Art Installations

2003           Arts Victoria- Our Lady Star of the Sea School, Ocean Grove

2010            Art Box Project- Geelong for World Cycling Championships

2015            Art Box Project- Belmont

Artist Talks

2006           Mildura City Art Gallery

2010            Springdale Business Breakfast –“Art and Business”

2018            The Hive Gallery, Ocean Grove

Artist In-Residence

2003            Arts Victoria, Artist in Residence, Our Lady Star of the Sea

                     Primary School, Ocean Grove, Vic

2019              Barkly Arts, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory

Corporate Representation 

2014             Museum International collection of Naif Art in Magog, Canada.

2019             Museum of Naive and Marginal Art, Jagodina, Serbia


Curated Exhibitions by Wayne Elliott

2018           The Art Naif Festival, Katowice, Poland 

2019           Poland to Tennant Creek Exhibition, Desert Harmony Festival, Tennant Creek



1991            Geelong Advertiser “Wayne Elliott “15/12/91

1998           Geelong Advertiser “Football becomes Wayne’s art form” 19/9/98

1999           Sunday Age Agenda “Give me a race among the gum trees”

                   Pages 1-2 by Martin Flanagan 24/10/1999

                   Melbourne Age,” Spirit of sleepy Hollow” by Martin Flanagan



2003           Education Today “Sea Change” pg 11

2006           Sunraysia Daily “Wayne Elliott: Simple Truth’ Pages 7-8

                     By Stephen Naylor Lecturer Art Theory at James Cook University

2011            “International World Contemporary Masters Volume V”, selected artist

                     ABC Australia Website, February –Selected artist, “New works”

2018            "International Art Naif Festival Poland", Wayne Elliott

2019            Video , "My Arts My Culture " Barkly Arts-   https://vimeo.com/356075162


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