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For the last twenty years artist Justin Bua has been making a big splash in the art market with his urban flavored paintings. His combination of graffiti-esque style, distorted realism and urban themes has made his paintings some of the most popular art among young people today. Staring in the world of commercial art, BUA designed and illustrated myriad projects, from skateboards and CD covers to advertising campaigns and he has developed work for television shows and music videos.

Bua was born in 1968 and grew up in New York City's upper-west side. An only child, he was raised by a single working mom. He was a true latch key kid, spending most of his time in the streets. He grew up next to a welfare hotel, which was a home for drug addicts, the mentally ill and many other interesting characters that would later appear in his paintings. Bua was fascinated by the raw, visceral Manhattan street life and found himself spending most of his time hanging out at places like Rock Steady Park and the Douglas Projects. These environments inspired many paintings, for example, RISING is a painting that exemplifies the poetic struggle to rise above the insurmountable stigma of the projects," says Bua.

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1981 by Bua Back in the Days by Bua Blues Man by Bua Borough Series by Bua
1981
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Back in the Days
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Blues Man
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Borough Series
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Bua 420 Como No by Bua El Guitarista by Bua Four of a Kind by Bua
Bua 420
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Como No
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El Guitarista
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Four of a Kind
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Four of a Kind Green Street by Bua Harlem Rose by Bua Harlem Rose by Bua
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Green Street
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Harlem Rose
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Harlem Rose
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In the Sky by Bua Jazz Quintet by Bua Jazz Trio by Bua Jazzscape by Justin Bua
In the Sky
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Jazz Quintet
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Jazzscape
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Master of Ceremonies by Bua Midnight Solo by Bua Piano Man by Justin Bua Piano Man
Master of Ceremonies
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Midnight Solo
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Piano Man
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Piano Man
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Piano Man II Pool Parlor by Bua Rising by Bua Skyhooked by Bua
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Pool Parlor
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Rising
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Skyhooked
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The Baller by Bua The Conga Player by Bua The Conga Player by Bua The DJ by Bua
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The Conga Player
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The Conga Player
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The DJ
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The DJ The Poet by Bua The Poker Game by Bua The Popper by Bua
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The Poet
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The Poker Game
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The Popper
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