Awesome Video Of The Day: Leon Golub

Leon Golub is hands down one of the most important political artists from the last century. His brutally painted unstretched canvases bring to light the horrors of war, greed, and torture. Watch this short documentary about Leon that gives insight into the artists process, his studio practice, and hear him discuss his controversial subject matter. Full video after the jump.

P.S. If you’re a fan of Leon’s work make sure to buy Beautiful/Decay Issue:I featuring an exclusive article by Golubs close friend and fellow political art hero Robbie Conal.