Gary Jurysta

Gary Jurysta- Rising Currents 1972



Acrylic Paint


Purple, blue, magenta, black, and white geometric abstract painting/ wall sculpture by Gary Jurysta titled "Rising Currents". Acrylic on stretched canvas, circa 1972. Signed, dated, and titled by artist.

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 56 in. x W 56 in. x D 6 in.