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Tasmanian Naivists


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

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Tasmanian Naivists

Burnie Regional Art Gallery
77-79 Wilmot Street, Burnie, Tasmania, Australia

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