Top Tens

UbuWeb Top Ten:
September 2010

Selected by Maira Kalman

1. Speechless 1-8 - Visual & Concrete Poetry Zine
2. Mauricio Kagel - Ludwig Van (1969, complete version)
3. Man Ray - The Bazaar Years [documentary] (1994)
4. Simon Morris - The Royal Road to the Unconscious (2003)
5. Joseph Beuys - Filz TV / Felt TV (1970)
6. Salvador Dalí - Salvador Dalí Speaks (1960) (My favorite of these)
7. Eugene Deslaw - La marche des machines AKA March of the Machines (1929)
8. Merce Cunningham - Points in Space (1986)
9. William Kentridge - Stereoscope (1999)
10. Bertrand Russell ABC of Relativity: Understanding Einstein

Maira Kalman is the co-founder (with Alex Melamid) of the Rubber Band Society. She is an author/illustrator of magazine and newspaper essays (NYTimes, New Yorker) and of childrens' and adult books. A retrospective of her drawings, curated by Ingrid Schaffner at the ICA in Philadelphia, is now making its way around the country. She is represented by the Julie Saul Gallery in NY.