Joe Wayne was born in Whitefish Montana and now resides in Livingston. Several years ago, Wayne came to the Bozeman–Livingston area where he began working in local bronze foundries and studying art. Out of college Wayne went directly into production as a welder, metalworker, and patina artist.
Preferring to work from nature, whether it’s a model, still life, or landscape and to capture the individual personality of the subject is of most importance.
"The excitement of aesthetic and impressionistic expression carries over to the studio and what fuels my desire to paint and sculpt is the continuing inspiration from masters who have accomplished the traditions of art."
Joe WaynePainter and sculptor 13 - 27 Dec 2019"The excitement and impressionistic expression I enjoy in the field carries over to the studio. Being inspired by nature and what the masters and some contemporaries have accomplished fuels my desire to paint and sculpt."
“A painting is like a good poem: Neither reveals all its secrets at once. You come back to a poem time and again; sometimes you find something new and beautiful that you didn’t see before. It’s the same with a good painting. You should be able to find something interesting in it year after year.”
Joe WayneOne Man Exhibition & Artist Reception Dec 13, 2019Montana Trails Gallery anticipates a new collection of paintings and sculptures for a One Man Exhibition with Joe Wayne. Joe Wayne was born in Whitefish...
Grand Re-OpeningJune Artwalk 2018 8 - 20 Jun 2018Montana Trails is looking forward to opening our doors for the first summer artwalk of the 2018 season in downtown Bozeman with a great collection...