Naivists do not have the formal education and training that professional artists have. Naïve art is widely appreciated for its childlike simplicity and frankness and is a fully recognized art genre, represented in art galleries worldwide.
|Artists:||Ray (Shorty) Keeting, Zeehan|
|Bill Yaxley, Queensland & Tasmania|
|Chris Wilson, Strahan|
|Pat Hull, Queenstown|
|Tut Ludby, Strahan|
Curator: Randolph Wylie, Burnie Regional Art Gallery Exhibition Coordinator
Image: Bill Yaxley, Monk’s Dream, 2009, painting on canvas, detail