Wayne Mazzotta grew up in rural Connecticut. After high school graduation, he attended art school and lived in Washington, DC and San Francisco before spending a year abroad in Edinburgh, Scotland working as a set designer in the theater. He has two degrees, a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Maryland Institute of Art and, awarded in 1987, a Master of Fine Arts from Brooklyn’s Pratt Institute. He has been employed for several decades as Design Director at Saatchi & Saatchi Worldwide in New York City.
Wayne is a fabulous maritime artist who has recently combined his love of vintage cars and vintage ocean liners into some spectacular pieces, one of which is seen below. The ss Conte Grande as seen through the windshield of a 1959 Cadillac.
You can find out more about our friend Wayne and his art by visiting him online at oceanlinerpaintings.com