Jura Bedic was born in 1980 in Cakovec, Croatia and began his education as a painter at the age of 17.
In year 2000, at the age of 19 he was accepted to the Florence Academy of Art. Jura became a student teacher during his second year of study at the academy.
He is now a senior painting and drawing instructor, and regulary teaches the Summer session. In 2001 he was a first place recipient of the Art Renewal Center Salon
His paintings and drawings are now in private colections in Europe and the United States.
||"F.A.A. 1st Annual Alumni Exibition", Stables of the Corsini Palace, Florence , Italy
||Jura Bedic, Joakim Ericksson, Brandon Soloff, Grenning Gallery, Sag Harbour, New York
|| "Still Classical", Westbeth Arts Gallery , NYC, NY
RISDI, Providence, RI
Palazzeto Cenci, Rome , Italy
||"Realism Revisited", Panorama Museum, B. Frankenhausen, Germany
Hirschl & Adler Gallery, NYC
Century Gallery, Alexandria , VA