B.U.G.A.  U.P.
Billboard Utilising Graffitists Against Unhealthy Promotions


Gallery: Samples

Sample photos. This gallery will be updated soon with more of our 'Greatest Hits'.

Graveyard at Open Tennis finals in 1984 To commemorate the Open Tennis finals in 1984, MOP UP (BUGA-UP associates in Melbourne) established a mock cemetery outside the courts, comprising 44 tombstones, inscribed with suitable epitaphs to well known drug pushers.
Read "Grave Situation At Tennis" in Billbored Number 11, January 1984 and "Marlboro Pulls Out Of Tennis" in Billbored Number 21, April 1985
Chesterfield-Evans public refacing Chesterfield-Evans public refacing on TVDr Chesterfield-Evans leads the B.U.G.A. U.P.'s first public ceremonial billboard refacing to a crowd of 150 gathered at Moore Park Road near the Sydney Cricket Groundspeak about his rather colourful career in preventative medicine.
Read "B.U.G.A. U.P. Comes Out Of The Closet" in Billbored Number 9, November 1983
Peter Vogel in a skeleton suit Peter Vogel in a skeleton suit confronts a John Player Special promotion in centrepoint shopping centre.
Read "B.U.G.A. U.P.'S Black Death Meets John-Player's Slayers: Police Baffled Again" in Billbored Number 9, November 1983
XXX Ric Bolzan chains himself to a Marlboro FI racing car in the Art Gallery of NSW
Read "Ashtray On Wheels In Art Gallery" in Billbored Number 2, September 1982 and Chain non-smoker taken from Marlboro country
Marblerow Holidays! A refaced advertisement for Marlboro Adventure Travel Marblerow Holidays! A refaced advertisement for Marlboro Adventure Travel.
Plant Trees Not Billboards. Plant Trees Not Billboards. A refaced billboard between stations along the railway line.
Benson & Hedges...be on edge Benson & Hedges...be on edge. (What you can do by removing some letters)
Last Post for you liver Part of a series of many refaced billboards.
Man how I hate a winfield ...anyhow BUGA UP a Winfield
Peter Jackson 30's, Youu're Coughing Peter Jackson... (Would you let a smoker get this close to you?)
Sterling cigarettes at the Royal Easter Show "We're not trying to attract kids!" (Pushing Sterling cigarettes to kids at the Royal Easter Show)
Read "Drug Pushers Take Over Kids' Show" in Number 6, May 1983
Marlboro racing sponsorship "We're not trying to attract kids!" (Marlboro racing sponsorship)
Read "Drug Pushers Take Over Kids' Show" in Number 6, May 1983


Updated April 2012