The Naturals

Don’t hate them because they’re beautiful. These 20 singles—a top table-tennis player, a nightlife impresario, and a gallery owner among them—are smart and talented, too.

What do a physicist, a poet, a pantsmaker, and a world-class table tennis player have in common? For starters, they’ve all got talent coming out of their ears—and they’re not so hard on the eyes, either. PLUS: Check out videos and behind-the-scenes photos >>

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NEW: Check out photos from Summer Lovin’, our annual mixer cosponsored by The Auxiliary Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital; this year’s party benefited the hospital’s prostate cancer gene therapy program. 

Arturo Gomez

Biba Golic

Brian Spaly

Dubhe Carreño

Ginger Zee

Jason Fried

Joanna Anderson

Josh “J2K” Young

Kevin Coval

Kristen Amato

Larisa Elizondo

Lindsay Avner

Mark Jackson

Morocco Omari

Nick Swisher

Roslyn Dulyapaibul

Saya Hillman

Steven Rosengard

Tara Stringfellow

Thomas Fisher

Want to get in touch with one of this year’s singles? Email with the person’s name in the subject line, and we’ll pass your note along.

Photography by Erika Dufour
Styling by Amy Lauhoff O’Brien
Shoot location provided by Ranquist Development




6 years ago
Posted by Anonymous

WHERE ARE THE HANDSOME MEN? All the women are beautiful, but the men???? Come now.

6 years ago
Posted by Anonymous

Where are the accomplished well traveled men and women over 40? You can do far better than this mediocre crowd of blahhhh..........BORING!! ( I would have thought so even at 20 not at my now 41)

6 years ago
Posted by Anonymous

Amato is hot...

6 years ago
Posted by Anonymous

no hot guys! marry me B. Holland!

5 years ago
Posted by FS7

yes, quite boreing.....i know you can do better chicago mag!

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