LICHIBAN

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Gender FEMALE
Industry Arts
Occupation visual artist//illustrator//art dikrector//graphic designer// freelance lifesaver// nomad
Location NYC/Budapest, United States
Introduction "i live like an outlaw for the emancipation of love, for passion without oppression. this road is the only one i ever wish to know." (Donna Ferrato)
Interests art and humanitarian work (w/refugees and trauma victims, children), social justice, feeding my soul with music, being a true friend, putting color on my friends' walls, travel, painting, exploring obscure mystics' search for truth and inner freedom, centering the margin[al], being lost in people's faces. gathering courage to fully penetrate the heart of life
Favorite Movies basquiat, frida, kurasowa's dreams, spike lee joints (especially crooklyn and jungle fever), sweet sweetback's baaadassss song, coffy and a lot of blaxpoitation flicks, beat street, cooley high, secretary, eternal sunshine of the spotless mind, born into brothels, in this world, secretary, 12 monkeys, fight club, crash, requiem for a dream, monster's ball, amores perros, city of god, hotel rwanda, movies of luis bunuel, andrei tarkovsky and gabor body, feherlofia, my neighbor totoro, and many more i can't remember
Favorite Music impossible to answer...anything from kool and the gang to portishead, massive attack, the herbaliser, papastomp, kon&amir, marc de clive-lowe, de la soul, the roots, a tribe called quest, guru, pete rock, fugees, mos def, blackstar, nas, gotan project, kenny dope, MAW, nicola conte, thievery corporation, sigur ros, cinematic orchestra, dj vadim, saint german, gotan project, ALMA NYC, king britt, dj spinna, sena, bill withers, leroy hutson, marvin gaye, curtis mayfield, gill scott-heron, stevie wonder, james brown, erykah badu, jill scott, nina simone, miles davis, sade, cheb-i sabbah, crazy gypsy music, afghan, persian, tajik, turkish, indian, tibetan, african folk music, chopin, pergolesi, monteverdi, and bach!the list could go on ad infinitum...i listen to a lot of soulful house, nujazz and 70s soul and disco these days.
Favorite Books kafka, borges, toni morrison, bell hooks, antoine de saint-exupery, poems of rilke, sandor weores, bela hamvas, lao tse, hafez, rumi (and other less known sufis), tantric buddhist texts, and many more rebel mystics' writings. i love ethnic cookbooks (i am a DJ in my kitchen) and collect photography books on nomadic tribes and urban street life and art