Gibran Mevlana

Top Ten Movies

  1. Scarface
  2. KIDS
  3. Paris is Burning
  4. Sunset Boulevard
  5. GIA
  6. Chinatown
  7. Belly
  8. American History X
  9. The Matrix
  10. Fantastic Planet

Top Ten Albums

  1. Solange: True, A Seat at The Table, When I Get Home
  2. Tame Impala: Currents
  3. NERD: In Search Of..
  4. MF DOOM: Operation Doomsday
  5. Freddy Gibs: Piñata
  6. Blood Orange: Negro Swan
  7. Kendrick Lamar: To Pimp a Butterfly, DAMN
  8. Cut Copy: In Ghost Colors
  9. Mort Garson: Mother Earth’s Plantasia
  10. Three 6 Mafia: Da Unbreakables
  11. Madlib: Shades of Blue

Top Ten anything Chicago

  1. Richard’s Bar
  2. Hollywood Ave Beach
  3. Humboldt Park Car show
  4. The California Clipper
  5. Broadway Antique Market
  6. Garfield Park Conservatory
  7. Miko’s Italian Ice
  8. Au Cheval
  9. 9. Papa’s Cache Sabroso
  10. 10. Friend’s Ramen
  11. 11. Pie at Spinning J’s

Top Ten Books

  1. The Secret Life of Plants, Peter Tompkins and Christopher Bird
  2. The Prophet, Khalil Gibran
  3. Letters to a Young Poet, R. M. Rilke
  4. The Power of Now, Eckhart Tolle
  5. The Invisible Dragon: Essays on Beauty, Dave Hickey
  6. Essays and Fictions, Brad Phillips
  7. Seeing is Forgetting, Forgetting the Thing One Sees, Robert Irwin
  8. Just Kids, Patti Smith
  9. A Brief History of Time, Steve Hawkins
  10. Tropic of Cancer, Henry Miller

Top Ten Artists

  1. Isa Genzken
  2. Sigmar Polke
  3. Kerry James Marshall
  4. Mary Heilmann
  5. Anthony Hernandez
  6. Wolfgang Tillmans
  7. David Hockney
  8. Robert Rauschenberg
  9. Friedrich Kunath
  10. Pia Camil