Gary Jurysta

"Topography" Colorful Dimensional Painted Structure, 1975



Acrylic and Wood


Convex rippled colorful dimensional wall sculpture. The work has green, blue, orange, yellow, and purple tones. The convex shapes create a mountainous like shape across the composition and cast shadows on the work that enhance the unique form. The artist signed, titled and dated the back of the work.

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 48 in. x W 48 in. x D 8 in.