WAYNE  PAIGE                               

5406 Connecticut Ave. NW Unit 506

Washington, DC 20015

Born: Chicago, Illinois






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.

1996-20 -Art instructor, Fine Arts Department Chairperson, Middleburg Academy,

                Middleburg, Va.

1979-90 -Drafting Instructor, Maryland Drafting Institute, Langley Park, Md.

1971-95 -Art and Drafting teacher, Eastern High School, Washington, D.C.


2023 -Arts Club of Washington, “Call of the Wild (Recall)”, Washington, DC, (Solo exhibition) February

2022 – The Studio Gallery, “What was it Thinking”, (Solo Exhibition), Washington, DC, Sept.

2021 -Hylton Performing Arts Center, Changing Landscapes…. (Solo Exhibition),  

          Buchanan Partners Gallery, George Mason U., Manassas, Va., Sept./Oct.

2020 -Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va., Not Out of the Woods, (Solo)          

          Katzen Arts Center, “Communicating Vessels” (Three-person exhibition),

          Washington, DC, Jan./Feb.

2018 -University of California DC Center, “Flies in the Ointment” (Solo Exhibition),

          Washington, DC, Sept. 14- Nov.16.

2017 -Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, Fredericksburg, Va., Oct.

         -Loudoun County Public Library (Ashburn, Va. (Solo exhibition), July -Sept.

         -Middle Street Gallery, Sperryville, Va. (Solo exhibition), May 12- June 18.

2016 – “Road Trip: A journey through the GW collection”, DC, Dec-Jan.

          -B + W, Marymount U., Arlington, Va. Four person exhibiton.

2015  -Arts Club of Washington, Washington, DC, (Solo exhibition) September, 2015

          -Middle Street Gallery, Sperryville, Va., (Solo exhibition), September 2015

2014  -Middle Street Gallery, Sperryville, Va. (Solo exhibition), April 2014

          -Washington Art Matters II (1940s-1980s), Katzen Arts Center, Jan.- Mar.

2012  -Phoenix Gallery, NYC , (One person exhibition)  (Oct. 31- Nov -24)

          -Phoenix Gallery, NYC, (Group Show) Feb. 29 through March 24

2011  -Phoenix Gallery, NYC, (Group Show) May 25 through June

2010  -Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va. (One person exhibition).

          -Katzen Art Center, Wash., D.C., Elisabeth French collection

          -Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, Md. (Group show).

2008  -Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va. (One person exhibition)

          -Lord Fairfax Community College, Middletown and Warrenton, Va. (Solo


2006  -Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va. (One person exhibition).

          -Katzen Art Center, American U., Washington, D.C., “Remembering Marc and

           Komei” Theme exhibition

2004  -Sonia Zaks Gallery, Chicago, Il. , (One person exhibition).

          -Middle Street Gallery, Washington, Va. , (One person exhibition).

2003  -Gallery K, Washington, D.C. (One person exhibition).

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


          -Gallery K,  Washington, D.C.,  “Summer Show”.

1997  -Gallery K, Washington, D.C.,  “Small is beautiful”.

1995  -Gallery K, (One person exhibition).

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, Va, “Painting 1994”, Donald Kuspit, Juror.

1993  -Gallery K,  (One person exhibition).

1991  -Danville Museum of Art and History, Danville, Virginia, “Drawings-Wayne

           Paige” (One person exhibition).

          -Sonia Zaks Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, (One person exhibition).

          -Gallery K, (One person exhibition-Retrospective).

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”.

          -Gallery K, (One person exhibition- drawings).

1987  -Arlington Arts Center, “Arlington Arts Center 10th Anniversary Show”.

1986  -Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Bethesda, Md, “Ambiguous Relationships”.

1985  -Sonia Zaks Gallery, (One person exhibition).

           -Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Hagerstown, Md, (Solo Exhibition)

1984  -Arlington Arts Cntr., “Area Painting Competition”, Holly Solomon, curator

           “The George Washington University  Alumni  Competition”, Janet Flint, juror.

          -Gallery K, (One person exhibition).

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.

1982  -Gallery K, (One person exhibition).

1981  -Gallery K, “Cat House”.

          -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


          -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.

1978  -Gallery K, (One person exhibition).

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.


2018 – Franklin Park Arts Center, Purcellville, Va. “ Best in Show” award

2002 – (TICA), NEA funded grant, School of The Art Institute, Chicago

1994 – Arts Council of Fairfax Cty. “Open Exhibition 1994”, “Best in Show” .

1989 – Virginia Commission on The Arts, Print and Drawing Category.

1988 – The George Washington University, “Cecille R. Hunt Award” (1st prize).

Collectors (Sampling)

       George Mason University

       Prudential Insurance Corporation

       The George Washington University

       Western Michigan University

       Danville Museum of Fine Arts and History

       American University

       Elisabeth French Collection

       Radio One

       Gudelsky Collection

       Marymount University


2021- Rousseau, Claudia, Changing. Landscapes…., East City Art, Oct., 2021

2020- Rousseau, Claudia, Not Out of The Woods, East City Art, Sept 30, 2020

          Communicating Vessels, Catalog published by American University Museum,

          Alper Initiative, Claudia Rousseau, January, 2020

2019- Circle Quarterly Art Review, image selection competition 2 works, Fall 2019

2014- The Sow’s Ear Poetry Review, Artwork featured on cover, Spring 2014

       –  Washington Art Matters, Washington Museum Pub. co., Sidney Lawrence

2013- See.Me,  Art takes Times Square, published Spring 2013

2010- Spande, T., “Flight 0101: ..Wayne Paige”, Rappahannock News, Nov. 10

        –  Rousseau, Claudia, “Neptune’s January: Full of Color, but not much play,      

           Montgomery Gazette, 1/20/10.

2008- Kenny, Steven, “…0101…”. Rappahannock News, Oct. 23, 2008

2007-  London Art News, “Wayne Paige’s Pegs”, January 24, 2007

2006-  Wolf, Maggie, “Wayne Paige”, élan magazine, November, 2006

2001-  Cohen, Jean, “101 Off-Beat Things”, WHERE Washington Mag., Aug. 2001

1999-  Longaker, Mark, “Gallery Views”, The Georgetowner,  July 8, 1999.

        –  Who’s Who in American Art, 17th, 18th, and 19th editions.

1992-  Smith Lawrence, Caliban, Laguna Beach, California, 11th Edition,1992

1990-  Maher, Mark, “Art Review”, Kalamazoo Gazette, March 18, 1990

        –  Miller, Lenore, “Wayne Paige: Drawings, Gallery K…..”, Washington Review,


1988-   Miller, Lenore, “Arlington Arts Center, 10th Anniversary Show”, Washington

            Feb. Mar. 1988

1986-   Miller, Lenore, “Art Reviews”, Washington Review, April/May 1986.

1985-   Umbaugh, Nellie, “Urban Art Work”, Hagerstown Journal, Mar. 13, 1985.

1984-   Behrens, Anne, “Arts”, The Washington Post Virginia Weekly, Nov. 29,1984

1983-   Richard, Paul, “Galleries”, The Washington Post, February 26, 1983.

1982-   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.

1980-   Fleming, Lee, “Area Wide Juried Painting Exhibition”, New Art Examiner, 

            November, 1980.

        –   Forgey, Benjamin, “On Paper, Maturing Freshness”, The Washington Star,

            Sept. 18, 1980 

        –   Fleming, Lee, “Galleries and Museums”, Washington Galleries Magazine,

        –   Richard, Paul, “Paper Pleasures”, The Washington Post, Sept.18, 1980.

1979-   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, Mar./Apr. 1979

1978-   Forgey, Benjamin, “Galleries: Worlds of Nightmares….”, Washington Star,

             September 19, 1978

        –   Richard, Paul, “Portrait of the City”, The Washington Post, Sept. 16, 1978.

1977-   Lewis, Jo Ann, “Galleries”, The Washington Post, February 12, 1977.

        –   Cohen, Andrea, “Jacobs Ladder: Fashion is out of Fashion”, Washingtonian

            Magazine, 11-72

1972-   Forgey, Benjamin, “The Art Scene”, The Washington Star, August 1, 1972.