Gary Jurysta

"Serengeti" Convex Yellow Striped Painted Wall Sculpture, 1970



Acrylic and Wood


Yellow and green striped convex-shaped hand-made structure. The center of the canvas extends off the wall and into the plain of the viewer casting different shadows on the work. The sculpture is signed, titled, and dated by the artist on the back.

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 30 in. x W 108.5 in. x D 5 in.