Bua Was fascinated by the raw, visceral street life manhattan and found himself spending MOST de son time hanging out at places like rock steady park and the Douglas projects. These environments inspired Many paintings, for example, is rising That painting has exemplified the poetic struggle to rise above the insurmountable stigma of the projects, says bua.At age 13, bua Was it accepted an art scholarship to the high school of music and performing arts Where he Studied visual arts. In addition à son studies in school, he continued his \Completely engrossed with breakdancing, breaking bua joined two professional crews, the new york express and the dynamic breakers. At 16 years old, He Took a year off from school to perform with the New York Express in over a hundred shows all over the world Including the Spoleto Festival in Charleston, south carolina and spoleto, italy. At age twenty, bua Was accepted to the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA Where he earned a b.
At Art Center, bua Learned the technical skills That allowed _him_ to unleash His creativity. As he remembers, before I Went to art center i had a lot to say but i couldn't express myself. After i graduated i was reliable to articulate my art Clearly more. It all started to come together for me.
My style est devenu visually distorted speech of my childhood memories. The passion for breakdancing i had started to come through in my art. I Began to bring the rhythms of the streets and breakdancing into the designs and compositions on canvas. Like in piano man 1, the geometric stylizations de son jacket and the piano are very similar to the movements of breaking.
Bua started out doing slick bottom paintings for the skateboard industry and signed with a distributor, american vision gallery, for a line of fine art posters. Quickly he made His Way into the world trading freelance Where He Did Numerous cd covers, for companies Such As warner bros.
Atlantic Records, sony bmg music and music as well as advertising work for customers like weiden and Kennedy and the Nike corporation. In 1999 bua Realized Could he take the characters In His paintings to the next level by animating em. He created the opening title sequence for MTV's the lyricist lounge show. After That, he created urbania, a world without race, as an animated series for comedy central.
Urbania is a smart comedy That combined hip-hop culture, visually stunning animation, and original stories to create compelling urban fables. Urbania Recognizes the humor in the darkness of urban life. It's a fictional City That exists in a parallel universe to bear Where No separate breeds exist.A melting pot That HAS already melted. A true interpretation of urban life today. Urbania follows the wild adventures of two oddly matched squatty city slackers, a professional breakdancer at bar mitzvahs, and his best friend juisto, has already.
In a Process That Took over two years, bua Conceived, created and wrote six episodes of urbania as well as animating and Producing a half-hour comedy pilot for Central. Unfortunately, due to the mysterious kind of network TV the show never aired. Bua's full absorption in urbania halted the Creation de son own fine art paintings Almost for two years. Feeling burned out and confused about His goals, bua Passed it offers to create other shows. I received emails from people Who Said They Did Not Even like art purpose related to my style of art.
That I Had no idea i had Such a following. My fans'letters really helped me rekindle my Enthusiasm to paint again. Justin Bua's art is a phenomenon Among the youth. They can recounts à son perspective of the world.Art can be intimidating Because It can be insular, bua's goal is art available. As he notes, my painting is a reflection of how i Grew up, and How Many other people in this generation Grew up in an urban, multicultural, hip-hop Influenced world.
Recently, He Has painted Several new parts Including como no, a portrait of a man born from the loins of the streets, el guitarista ... A musician playing dreamily His Guitar at sunset in the city, and del corazon, a man playing His heart out on the congas.
Bua HAS just released the dj, a piece Describes That he did my best work ever !! in addition, he is working was breakdance painting. This piece Represents the old school, the one funky style of the early 80's, a nostalgic time before hip-hop and breakdancing Was commercialized.A Time When We danced for pure enjoyment, When We cam together from all walks of life to freely express Ourselves. The item he opinion\The seller is \This article can be shipped worldwide.