After he completed his undergraduate work at Virginia Commonwealth University in 1985, Bality did graduate work at Cyprus College of Art, Lemba, Cyprus, in 1987. Since then his work has been shown in a number of solo exhibitions in Virginia, Georgia, and North Carolina. Bality’s work has also been selected for a number of group exhibitions which include the Wall Street Galleries, New York, NY; the Ernst Museum, Budapest, Hungary; and the Ora Gallery, Nicosia, Cyprus.
Bality is the recipient of numerous awards including the Virginia Museum of Fine Art Professional Fellowship 2002 and the Theresa Pollak Visual Arts Awards 2013. His work is in many corporate and private collections, including the Emily Couric Clinical Cancer Center Charlottesville, VA; The Anita and Richard Towell Centennial Collection Richmond, VA; College of William and Mary; University of Richmond Marsh Art Gallery Virginia Commonwealth University Anderson Gallery; Medical College of VA; Country Club of VA; Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, Richmond, VA; Owens and Minor, Richmond, VA; Dominion Resources, Richmond, VA; Capital One Bank Richmond, VA; and Markel Richmond, VA.
“My paintings deal with human activities which take place in the conceptual as well as the physical space between two points: the space between mind and matter, between the spoken and the unspoken, between the world as pure concept and the world as empirical fact.”
~ Andras Bality