Michael Anthony Pegues, a contemporary of Jean-Michel Basquiat, has been a fixture on the downtown scene and a passionate artist for many decades. A survivor and a fighter, Michael never gave up his artistic ambitions and inventions, having been through many trials and tribulations. Last year Michael had a one man show at the FB Gallery.
Boy Wonder is a colorful depiction of the personal stylings of Michael the artist. The colors represents the many contributions he has made to the art community through different mediums. It represents his growth as an artist in New York City as he travels through the different neighborhoods. He is a wanderer. The colors are various emotions. This piece was featured in FB Gallery.