Gary Jurysta

"Euphoria" Red and White Dimensional Abstract Painting, 1971



Acrylic and Wood


Red and white three-dimensional trapeze-shaped canvas. The artist creates each individual canvas shape and stretched the canvas over the uniquely created stretchers. Towards the top of the canvas is a ripple shape where the white is painting on the canvas. The work is signed, titled and dated by the artist 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 40 in. x W 96 in. x D 6 in.