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Yoko Ono Reissue Project – Begins 11/11/2016

Secretly Canadian is honored to partner with Chimera Music on releasing Yoko Ono’s musical output from 1968 to 1985. Comprised of eleven studio albums, the reissue project’s focus is to painstakingly reconstruct the original vinyl packaging, to thoroughly excavate and appropriately curate the treasure-laden archives of never-before-seen photos and ephemera, and to re-master the audio, all for [...]

September 6th, 2016|Discography, Music|

Inspiring Change for International Women’s Day 2016

PEBBLE PEOPLE For International Women's Day, 8 March 2016 A butterfly is hopping from flower to flower. Oh, good, I think. The butterfly is busy-bodying as usual. We are like butterflies. We busybody ourselves every day for our survival as we think we know how. But the difference with us, is that we know we [...]

March 8th, 2016|Written work|

YOKO – OH YES! – Madame Figaro exclusif

Original article in French: Madame Figaro YOKO OH YES! The Museum Of Contemporary Art in Lyon is celebrating this amazing lady of conceptual art with a huge exhibition. Yoko Ono is also releasing a new album where we see her collaborate with her son, Sean Lennon, as well as Moby. For 'Madame Figaro', Yoko Ono [...]

March 4th, 2016|Interviews & Articles|

Read Yoko’s tribute to David Bowie

DAVID BOWIE John and David respected each other. They were well matched in intellect and talent. As John and I had very few friends we felt David was as close as family. After John died, David was always there for Sean and me. When Sean was at boarding school in Switzerland, David would pick him [...]

January 11th, 2016|Written work|

Yoko Ono: RIVERBED

Galerie Lelong: December 11, 2015 - January 29, 2016 Andrea Rosen Gallery: December 11, 2015 – January 23, 2016 Opening reception: Friday, December 11, 6-8pm “The River Bed is the river bed that is the in-between life and death... Stone will help you let go all poisonous thoughts from your mind and body Line will [...]

November 15th, 2015|Artworks|

On Hiroshima Day – August 6th, 2015 by YOKO ONO

Yoko Ono pays tribute and lays flowers at the Hiroshima Memorial, August 2011. Dear Friends, The 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were a tragedy of the greatest magnitude. Even now, 68 years later, many victims of the violence of atomic weapons are still suffering, physically, in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. People make a point [...]

August 5th, 2015|Written work|

YOKO ONO: LUMIÈRE

YOKO ONO: LUMIÈRE France's first comprehensive retrospective of YOKO ONO's work will be presented by The Musée d'Art Contemporain in Lyon in the summer of 2016. This huge exhibition (3,000m² of artworks over 3 floors of the Museum) will span the period from 1952-2016 and will survey the full spectrum of Ono's vast and diverse [...]

July 24th, 2015|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: Morning Peace at MoMA, 21 June 2015

Yoko Ono first performed her work MORNING PIECE in Tokyo in 1964, where she offered ‘future’ mornings for sale, with dates reaching toward the end of the century. The dates were typed on small strips of paper, and glued to shards of a broken milk bottle. In 1965, Yoko Ono performed the work on the [...]

July 2nd, 2015|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: Mended Cups and Unbroken Cup – a new illy art collection & metaphor for life

Available Now at MoMAStore.org Healing the broken and preserving the unbroken are the basic concepts of Yoko Ono’s new artworks for illy Art Collection, exclusively released today on the occasion of the artist’s upcoming exhibition Yoko Ono: One Woman Show, 1960–1971; May 17-September 7, 2015 at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York. Yoko [...]

May 14th, 2015|Artworks|

Cynthia Lennon 1939 – 2015

Message from Yoko Ono I'm very saddened by Cynthia's death. She was a great person and a wonderful mother to Julian. She had such a strong zest for life and I felt proud how we two women stood firm in the Beatles family. Please join me in sending love and support to Julian at this [...]

April 1st, 2015|Written work|

Yoko Ono and Her Sixteen-Track Voice

Yoko is a delicate wind, racing around the world and trying to keep from disappearing altogether. But she's met her mountain, and while still working in lofty conceptual pieces she is holding on well to her kite string by Jonathan Cott, Rolling Stone (Article | Archive), 18 March 1971. In December, 1970, John Lennon and [...]

March 21st, 2015|Interviews & Articles|

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas debuts IMAGINE PEACE – a new digital artwork by YOKO ONO

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas recently introduced an enhanced digital lobby experience, and in February 2015 the 2,995-room luxury resort at the center of The Strip will present IMAGINE PEACE by artist and activist Yoko Ono. The public art project is presented in partnership with Art Production Fund. The new work further expands on The [...]

February 28th, 2015|Events & Exhibitions|