Yoko Ono: To The Light & #smilesfilm (Serpentine Gallery, London, UK)

Yoko Ono (born 1933, Tokyo) is a pioneering artist, film-maker, poet, musician, writer, performance artist and peace activist. Her prolific career has spanned five decades - she has embraced a wide range of media, defying traditional boundaries and creating new forms of artistic expression. The Serpentine is delighted to present the work of artist Yoko Ono. [...]

2012-09-10T22:14:03+00:00July 20th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Double Vision: Contemporary Art from Japan (Haifa Museum of Art & Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art, Haifa, Israel)

Yoko Ono, Cut Piece, 1964. Performed on March 21, 1965 at Carnegie Recital Hall, New York. Photo: Minoru Niizuma, © Yoko Ono; Courtesy of Lenono Photo Archive Group Show: Double Vision: Contemporary Art from Japan Haifa Museum of Art, Tikotin Museum of Japanese Art, Haifa, Israel July 22 – October 21, 2012 Organized [...]

2012-07-17T20:10:31+00:00July 17th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono’s IMAGINE PEACE at Selfridges, London during 2012 Olympic Festival

Selfridges continues to unfold its major series of initiatives staged to celebrate the most important cultural and sporting year in Great Britain’s history with the launch of Yoko Ono’s IMAGINE PEACE. Previewing at Selfridges from 21 June, IMAGINE PEACE is a public art installation by Yoko Ono, presented by Art Production Fund. It consists of Yoko [...]

2012-07-17T13:43:39+00:00July 17th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: Moment (Moderna Museet, Stockholm Sweden)

  YOKO ONO: GRAPEFRUIT By the late 1950s, Yoko Ono had already begun creating poetic works in which text, music, performance and experimental painting merge. The exhibition has its starting point in Grapefruit, which Yoko Ono (b. 1933) published in 1964. This book contains ideas and sketches for painting, events, films, dance, music, [...]

2012-06-12T05:23:30+00:00June 1st, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Ecstatic Alphabets/Heaps of Language (MoMA, New York, USA)

May 6–August 27, 2012 MoMA, New York: Special Exhibitions Gallery, third floor Ecstatic Alphabets/Heaps of Language is a group exhibition that brings together 12 contemporary artists and artists’ groups working in all mediums including painting, sculpture, film, video, audio, and design, all of whom concentrate on the material qualities of language—visual, aural, and beyond. The [...]

2012-05-02T12:23:02+00:00May 2nd, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: XV Woman Biennale: VIOLENCE. L’arte interpreta la violenza (PAC Museum, Ferrara, Italy)

XV Woman Biennale Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea, Corso Porta Mare 5, 44121 Ferrara, Italy Dal Saturday 21 April 2012 al Sunday 10 June 2012 Ufficio stampa Studio Pesci Gli artisti correlati Loredana Longo, Lydia Schouten, Naiza H. Khan, Nancy Spero, Regina José Galindo, Valie Export, Yoko Ono Curatori Lola Bonora, Silvia Cirelli Comunicato stampa evento: [...]

2012-04-14T20:01:31+00:00April 14th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Innocence and Experience (Tate Liverpool, Liverpool. UK)

Sixties singing star Marianne Faithfull co-curating a new exhibition at Tate Liverpool. The 65-year-old singer- songwriter and actress has taken inspiration from her own life and influences to choose pieces from the Tate collection. The show, 'Innocence and Experience', which runs from April 20 to September 2, is co-curated with the Albert Dock Gallery’s Darren [...]

2012-05-13T16:47:51+00:00April 14th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Dublin Biennial (Dublin, Ireland)

IRELAND'S INAUGURAL DUBLIN BIENNIAL INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION OF CONTEMPORARY ART 15th June - 24th June 2012 Dublin Biennial Gallery Point Village, East Wall, Dublin 1 http://www.dublinbiennial.com ARTIST RECEPTION & PREVIEW - Thursday 14th June 6-9pm GALA OPENING BLOOMSDAY - Saturday 16th June 12-3pm OPERATIONAL HOURS - Monday - Sunday 12- 8pm The exhibit is the first [...]

2012-04-11T15:05:43+00:00April 11th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: “John Cage und…” (Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany)

John Cage war als Komponist, Musiker, Philosoph, Literat und Denker so einflussreich und hoch geachtet wie kaum ein anderer Künstler in der zweiten Hälfte des 20. Jahrhunderts. Doch sein Werk als bildender Künstler und sein Einfluss auf die Kunst sind viel weniger bekannt als seine Musik. Die Ausstellung, kuratiert von Wulf Herzogenrath, stellt Cage als [...]

2012-04-06T18:05:38+00:00April 6th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Do Not Destroy: Trees, Art, and Jewish Thought (Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, USA)

Trees are the focus of a three-part exhibit at the Contemporary Jewish Museum. "Do Not Destroy: Trees, Art, and Jewish Thought," inspired by the Jewish holiday of Tu B'Shevat (the New Year for the Trees), is on view through May 28. Part One is The Dorothy Saxe Invitational. More than 50 artists from across the [...]

2012-03-24T16:03:19+00:00March 24th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: Uncursed (Galerie LeLong, NY, USA)

An installation of doors and figurative transparent sculptures form the nucleus of multi-media artist Yoko Ono’s second solo exhibition at Galerie Lelong, Uncursed. Yoko Ono says: When we were children, we learnt at our elementary school how the warrior, Shikanosuke Yamanaka, vowed to endure seven misfortunes and eight sufferings, thereby giving all the negative things [...]

2012-03-10T20:20:45+00:00March 10th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Incognito (Santa Monica MoA, USA)

PRECOGNITO & INCOGNITO 2012 March 15- 17, 2012 INCOGNITO Saturday, March 17, 7 – 10 pm Doors open at 7 pm sharp With original artworks by 500 contemporary artists, INCOGNITO features work by luminaries including Yoko Ono, John Baldessari, Mark Bradford, and Judy Chicago, as well as a host of emerging talent. This spirited evening encourages attendees—from [...]

2012-03-10T20:21:52+00:00March 9th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Miracles, Art, Science & Religion (Kunsthalle Krems, Austria)

Miracles, Art, Science & Religion 4 March 2012 to 1 July 2012 Opening Sat, 03. March 2012, 11:00 The miracle is a concept that breaks through boundaries. This exhibition makes use of its explosive potential, following the traces of the miraculous in different disciplines and throughout different periods in history. Centered around works [...]

2012-03-08T02:56:33+00:00March 8th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|