Beautiful Losers | Art In Undesirable Places

Directed by Aaron Rose and Joshua Leonard, Beautiful Losers, Illustrates the DIY (Do It Yourself) movement that emerged in the 1990’s. Drawing inspiration from the aesthetics of graffiti, skateboarding and underground music, these innovative artists found passion in creating personal art from what society had deem “undesirable”.

The film conducts a series of interviews from now renowned artists: Thomas Campbell, Cheryl Dunn, Shepard Fairey, Harmony Korine, Geoff McFetridge, Barry McGee, Margaret Kilgallen, Mike Mills, Steven “Espo” Powers, Aaron Rose, Ed Templeton and Deanna Templeton. These artists tell their story outside the realm of contemporary art and discuss the progression of the counter culture movement.



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