Born: Chicago, Illinois                   Resides: Washington, D.C., Middleburg, Va.


1973 – Workshop, National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, D.C.
1971 – M.F.A. (Painting), George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
1970 – The Corcoran School of Art, Washington, D.C.
1968 – B.F.A. (Painting), University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois.


2007- Adjunct Professor, Art, Lord Fairfax Community College, Warrenton, Va.
1996- Art instructor, Fine Arts Department Chairperson, Middleburg Academy, Middleburg, Virginia.
1995-96 -Tech Ed instructor, Potomac High School, Dumfries,Va.
1979-90 –Drafting Instructor, Maryland Drafting Institute, Langley Park, Md. (part time)
1971-95 –Art and Drafting teacher, Eastern High School, Washington, D.C.

Solo Exhibitions

2017 -Loudoun Public Library, Ashburn, Va., July 13-Sept.
——–Middle Street Gallery, Sperryville, Va., May 12-June 18
2016 -Marymount University, Arlington, Va., September 
2015 -The Arts Club of Washington, Washington, DC, September
———Middle Street Gallery, Sperryville, Va., September
2014 -Middle Street Gallery, Sperryville, Va.
2012 -Phoenix Gallery, NYC , (Oct. 31- Nov -24)
2010 -Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va.,
2008 -Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va.
———Lord Fairfax Community College, Middletown and Warrenton, Va.
2006 -Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va. (
2004 -Sonia Zaks Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
——–Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va.
2003 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C.
1995 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C.
1993 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C.
1991 -Danville Museum of Art and History, Danville, Virginia, “Drawings-Wayne Paige”
——–Sonia Zaks Gallery, Chicago, Illinois,
——–Gallery K, (one person exhibition-Retrospective).
1990 -Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan,
1988 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C.
1985 -Sonia Zaks Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
——–Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Hagerstown, Maryland
1984 -Gallery K, (One person exhibition).
1982 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C.
1978 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C.

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016-Road Trip: a journey through the GW Collection, George Washington University Media Cntr.
2014 -Washington Art Matters II (1940s-1980s), American U. Art Museum, Jan.-Mar
2011 -Phoenix Gallery, NYC, (Group Show) May 25 through June
2010 -Katzen Art Center, American U., Washington, D.C. “Good Things come in Small Packages”,
——–Elisabeth French collection.
——–Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, Md. (Group show).
2006 -Katzen Art Center, American U., Washington, D.C., “Remembering Marc and Komei”, group show.
2002 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C., group shows in June and December.
2000 -Gallery K , Washington, D.C., group shows in June and December.
1999 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C., “Drawing Show”
1998 -Maryland College of Art and Design, Silver Spring, Maryland, (two person exhibition).
1997 -Gallery K, Washington, D.C., “Small is beautiful”.
1994 -Arts Council of Fairfax County, Northern Virginia Community College,
——–Annandale Campus, “Open Exhibition 1994”, Juried show, Leslie Exton,
——–Juror,” Best in Show” award.
——–Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, Virginia, “Painting 1994”, Juried show,
——–Donald Kuspit, Juror.
1990 -Arts Council of Richmond, “High Contrast”, Richmond International Airport,
——–Richmond, Virginia, Mel Watkin, WPA, curator.
——–Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan, (One person exhibition).
1989 -Chicago International Art Fair, through Zaks Gallery.
1988 -Dimock Gallery, Washington, D.C., “The George Washington University
——– Alumni Competition”, Wretha Hanson, Franz Bader Gallery, Juror, awarded,
——– “Cecille R. Hunt Memorial Prize”.
1987 -Arlington Arts Center, “Arlington Arts Center 10th Anniversary Show”.
1986 -Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Bethesda, Maryland, “Ambiguous Relationships”.
1984 -Arlington Arts Center, “Annual Area-Wide Juried Painting Competition”, Holly Solomon, juror.
——–Dimock Gallery, “The George Washington University Alumni Competition”, Janet Flint, juror.
1983 -Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, Maryland, “Emergency”
——- Anderson Art Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond,
——- Virginia, “Southern Fervor”.
——- Kathleen Ewing Gallery, Washington, D.C., “Love- No Hearts, No Flowers”.
1982-Dimock Gallery, “The George Washington University Alumni Competition”,
——-Jane Livingston and David Tannous, jurors.
——-Chicago International Art Fair, through Zaks Gallery.
1981 -Gallery K, “New Work by Gallery Artist”.
——–Arlington Arts Center, “Juried Show”.
——-Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, D.C.
1980 -Gallery K, “Gallery K’s Dog Show”.
——-Arlington Arts Center, “Arlington Arts Center Area Wide Juried Painting Exhibition
——-Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., “Works on Paper”, juried show,
——-William Lieberman, Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y., juror.
——-Artist Invitational Museum, Washington, D.C.
——-1979 -Arlington Arts Center, “Elements of Art: Texture”
——-Gallery K, Group showings in August and December.
1977 -Gallery K, “Summer Show”.
1974 -Washington County Museum, Hagerstown, Maryland.
1973 -Washington County Museum, Hagerstown, Maryland.
——–Jacobs Ladder Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1972 -Washington County Museum, Hagerstown, Maryland.
——–Jacobs Ladder Gallery, Washington, D.C.


2016 – Franklin Park Arts Center, Purcellville, Va. , “Tiny Treasures”,  “Best in Show”
2002 -The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, “Teacher’s Institute in Contemporary Art,” NEA funded grant.
1994 -Arts Council of Fairfax County, “Open Exhibition 1994”, “Best in Show” award.
1989 -Virginia Commission on The Arts, Print and Drawing Category.
1988 -The George Washington University, “Cecille R. Hunt Award” (First prize).

Collectors (Sampling)

American University Museum
Prudential Insurance Corporation
The George Washington University
Western Michigan University
Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History
Marymount University
Elisabeth French Collection
Radio One
Gudelsky Collection
The Arts Club of Washington


-The Sow’s Ear Poetry Review, Summer edition, 2014
-Washington Art Matters, Washington Museum, Sidney Lawrence, 2014
-See.Me, Art takes Times Square, published Spring 2013
-Spande, Thomas, “Flight 0101: New Drawings by Wayne Paige”, Rappahannock News, Nov. 11, 2010
-Rousseau, Claudia, “Neptune’s January: Full of Color, but not much play”, Montgomery Gazette, 1/20/10
-Kenny, Steven, “…0101…”. Rappahannock News, Oct. 23, 2008
-“Who’s Who in America” , 2007, 2008 editions
-London Art News, “Wayne Paige’s Pegs”, January 24, 2007
-Wolf, Maggie, “Wayne Paige”, élan magazine, November, 2006
– Cohen, Jean, “101 Off-Beat Things”, WHERE Washington Magazine, August, 2001
– Longaker, Mark, “Gallery Views”, The Georgetowner, July 8, 1999.
-Who’s Who in American Art, 17th, 18th, and 19th editions.
-Smith Lawrence, Caliban, Laguna Beach, California, 11th Edition 1992.
-Maher, Mark, “Art Review”, Kalamazoo Gazette, March 18, 1990
-Miller, Lenore, “Wayne Paige: Drawings, Gallery K…..”, Washington Review, June/July 1988.
-Miller, Lenore, “Arlington Arts Center, 10th Anniversary Show”, Washington Review, Feb/Mar 1988
-Miller, Lenore, “Art Reviews”, Washington Review, April/May 1986.
-Umbaugh, Nellie, “Urban art Work……”, Hagerstown Journal, March 13, 1985.
-Behrens, Anne, “Arts”, The Washington Post Virginia Weekly, November 29, 1984.
-Richard, Paul, “Galleries”, The Washington Post, February 26, 1983.
-Lewis, Jo Ann, “Galleries”, The Washington Post, September 18, 1982.
-Cox, Judith, “East Coast Reviews”, New Art Examiner, April, 1982.
-Lewis, Jo Ann, “Galleries”, The Washington Post, February, 13, 1982.
-Arnebeck, Bob, “Windows”, Washington Post Magazine, January, 1982.
-Fleming, Lee, “Area Wide Juried Painting Exhibition”, New Art Examiner, November, 1980.
-Forgey, Benjamin, “On Paper, Maturing Freshness”, The Washington Star, September 18, 1980.
-Fleming, Lee, “Galleries and Museums”, Washington Galleries Magazine, September, 1980.
-Richard, Paul, “Paper Pleasures”, The Washington Post, September 18, 1980.
-Forgey, Benjamin, “A back to basics series at Arlington Arts Center”,
The Washington Star, September 19, 1979.
-Tannous, David, “Wayne Paige at Gallery K”, Art in America, March/April 1979.
-Forgey, Benjamin, “Galleries: Worlds of Nightmares……”, Washington Star, September 19, 1978.
-Richard, Paul, “Portrait of the City”, The Washington Post, September 16, 1978.
-Lewis, Jo Ann, “Galleries”, The Washington Post, February 12, 1977.
-Cohen, Andrea, “Jacobs Ladder: Fashion is out of Fashion”, Washingtonian Magazine, 11-72.
-Forgey, Benjamin, “The Art Scene”, The Washington Star, August 1, 1972.