Gary Jurysta

"Current" Red Rippled Painted Wall Structure, 1969



Acrylic and Wood


Red geometric rippled canvas that extends into the plain of the viewer. The handmade canvas has a rippled effect that creates a 3-dimensional effect. The artist signed, titled, and dated the artwork on the back of the canvas.

Artist Biography

Gary Jurysta graduated from Butler Area High School in 1955. After serving four years in the US Navy he earned a degree in Art Education from Edinboro State University. Additional degrees were earned at the University of Pittsburgh and at Brooklyn College in New York City. Over the years Mr. Jurysta worked in several galleries and was a professor at universities in Pennsylvania, New York, North Carolina and Rhode Island. He and his wife June Edwards, also an artist, lived in New York City for twenty years and now reside in Pittsburgh.


H 12 in. x W 97.5 in. x D 3 in.