Brion Gysin

Brion Gysin net worth and salary: Brion Gysin is a Performance Artist who has a net worth of $19 Million. Brion Gysin was born in in January 19, 1916. Artist, poet, and performance artist best known for his drawings, paintings, and calligraphic works.
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Popular As Brion Gysin
Occupation Performance Artist
Age 104 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born January 19, 1916 (England)
Birthday January 19
Town/City England
Nationality England

🌙 Zodiac

Brion Gysin’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Brion Gysin was born in the Year of the Dragon. A powerful sign, those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon are energetic and warm-hearted, charismatic, lucky at love and egotistic. They’re natural born leaders, good at giving orders and doing what’s necessary to remain on top. Compatible with Monkey and Rat.


Artist, poet, and performance artist best known for his drawings, paintings, and calligraphic works.

Before Fame

He invented an artistic device called the "Dreamachine," which created flickers of light that could still be seen if the viewer's eyes were closed.


He was a close friend of the novelist William S. Burroughs, who made frequent use of the 'cut-up technique'--a method of cutting up and rearranging text to form new meaning-- that Gysin had invented.

Family Life

His father, a Canadian soldier, was killed in World War I when his son was still an infant.

Associated With

He joined the Surrealist Group, a Parisian organization of artists that counted Salvador Dali and Pablo Picasso among its ranks.

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