Group Show: Now and Future Japan (London, UK)

2:46pm, 11 March 2011: children were at school in the hills high up above the coast; fishermen were at the beach; mothers were in their homes by the sea. On this seemingly ordinary day, a 9.0-magnitude earthquake, followed by a tsunami, hit north-east Japan, subsequently destroying several nuclear power plants and causing untold damage. The [...]

March 2nd, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life (U Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor MI)

Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life February 25-May 20, 2012 Fluxus emerged in the early 1960s as a loose, international network of artists, composers, and designers-"led" by Lithuanian-born American artist George Maciunas (1931-1978)- that was noted for blurring the boundaries between art and life. Fluxus artists like Maciunas, Nam June [...]

February 18th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER to be lit on Feb 18th by the City of Reykjavík to celebrate Yoko Ono’s birthday

  The City of Reykjavík has decided to light IMAGINE PEACE TOWER on Ms. Yoko Ono’s birthday February 18th, 2012. The Mayor Mr. Jon Gnarr, says that on behalf of the City he wishes to thank Ms. Ono for her dedication to peace and friendship to Reykjavik: “Reykjavík is honored that Ms. Yoko Ono chose [...]

February 16th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions, IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, YOKO ONO|

Group Show: Fluxfest Chicago 2012 (Chicago, USA)

FLUXFEST CHICAGO 2012 February 9th - 12th, 2012 Feb 9th 5:00pm – 7:30pm FROM THE ARCHIVE Mailart and Fluxus from the archives of Fluxus/St. Louis. Opening reception Chicago Art Institute, Joan Flasch Artists Book Collection. 37 S. Wabash, 5th Floor. Feb 10th 2:00pm – 5pm FLUX IT YOURSELF Scores and Performances by Contemporary Fluxus. Publication [...]

February 2nd, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: John Cage :-) A Centennial Celebration (with friends) (Carl Solway Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA)

An exhibition of works by John Cage including prints, drawings, multiples, and scores. With Friends includes works by William Anastasi, Dove Bradshaw, Merce Cunningham, Marcel Duchamp, Buckminster Fuller, Allen Ginsberg, Morris Graves, Richard Hamilton, Al Hansen, Dick Higgins, Jasper Johns, Ray Johnson, Allan Kaprow, Alison Knowles, Tom Marioni, Yoko Ono, Nam June Paik, Ben Patterson, [...]

January 29th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

DLD12: Yoko Ono in conversation with Hans Ulrich Obrist: 22 Jan 2012

At Dawn - Yoko Ono interviewed by Hans Ulrich Obrist For the eighth time the "Digital-Life-Design" Conference takes place from January 22nd until January 24th in Munich. The name says it all as the dialogue about art and design is strongly connected with an interdisciplinary exchange. With this aspiration in mind DLD presents a series [...]

January 22nd, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: Our Beautiful Daughters (Vadehra Gallery, New Delhi, India)

  Yoko Ono: Our Beautiful Daughters January 13 - March 10, 2012 Vadehra Art Gallery, D-178, Okhla Phase 1, New Delhi 110020, India. A parallel exhibition, The Seeds, exhibiting Ono's earlier work, will run at Vadehra Art Gallery, D-53, Defence Colony, New Delhi 11024, India. Performance: Yoko Ono: To India With Love - 15 January 2012 Stein Auditorium, [...]

January 14th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: At/around/beyond: Fluxus at Rutgers University (Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, Canada)

  “At/around/beyond: Fluxus at Rutgers University” September 24, 2011 - April 01, 2012 Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Eisenberg Gallery 71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick. Information: Exhibition & Travel. Tel: (732) 932-7237. Facebook Fluxus celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2012. A radical, experimental, and multimedia art movement of the mid-twentieth century [...]

January 7th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions|

Dream Power John Lennon Super Live 2011 (Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)

Having celebrated its tenth anniversary last year, this year's edition of the Dream Power John Lennon Super Live will mark a new beginning, taking place once again on the anniversary of his passing, Thursday, December 8, at the Nippon Budokan. The concert was initiated at Yoko Ono's behest to donate schools to children throughout the [...]

December 8th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions, Music|

Yoko Ono: LIGHT (Tomio Koyama Gallery, Tokyo, Japan)

In the exhibition at Tomio Koyama Gallery, LIGHT (original title in Japanese 灯 あかり) , Ono will present a variety of works to bring light to the Japanese people in the wake of the tragic earthquake. Among the works in the exhibitions are: TO THE LIGHT, a large maze which people can walk through to find a light in the center; INVISIBLE PEOPLE, transparent human-shaped figures standing in dim lights in the darkness; works from REMNANTS, arranged and displayed broken furniture from a house that was destroyed in the Great East Japan Earthquake. Based on one of the works from REMNANTS, Ono created an edition work titled AIR CLOCK and will release it to the public for the first time in this exhibition. Ono will also inscribe messages of her hopes and thoughts in the gallery space with Japanese calligraphy.

December 6th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|

Three As Four featuring Yoko Ono: Insalaam Inshalom – “Judaism and Islam can live side by side” (Bialik Street 27, Tel Aviv, Israel)

Come Together by David Stromberg, New York Times. Photograph by Neta Alonim On Sunday night, the fashion collective Three as Four opened its highly anticipated exhibition “Insalaam Inshalom” at the Beit Ha’Ir Center for Urban Culture in Tel Aviv, bringing to fruition a project over two years in the making. Covering the walls of the four-story building in fabric printed [...]

November 30th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|

YOKO ONO: Wish Tree for Tokyo (MoCA Tokyo, Japan)

YOKO ONO: Wish Tree for Tokyo (MoCA Tokyo, Japan) December 9, 2011        Wish Tree for Tokyo, first on view in YES Yoko Ono spring 2004 at MOT, has been planted in the museum's sculpture garden. The work has been donated by the artist to the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo for its permanent collection. [...]

November 23rd, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Beholder (Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh University, Scotland)

Beholder 19 November 2011 - 18 February 2012 Part of Edinburgh University's Hume Tercentenary The gallery office currently looks like something of a command centre. Giant lists of artists, ‘nominators’ and works occupy all of our large notice boards. To give you a sense of how eclectic this all is, the list of artists starts [...]

November 17th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life (Grey Art Gallery, NY, USA)

Fluxus and the Essential Questions of Life, Grey Art Gallery, Sept. 9–Dec. 3, 2011 INTRODUCTORY TEXT A truly international network of artists, composers, and designers that developed in the 1960s, Fluxus resists categorization as an art movement, collective, or group. It also defies traditional geographical, chronological, and medium-based approaches. Rather, Fluxus participants embrace [...]

November 16th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: RCA Secret (Royal College of Art, London, UK)

RCA Secret this year celebrates its Eighteenth Birthday as a unique exhibition and sale of original postcard-sized art, made by professional artists, designers and illustrators, plus current postgraduate students at the Royal College of Art. Last year's postcards and artists will be available to view on this website until Friday 11th November 2011. THE SECRET [...]

October 29th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: IMAGINE PEACE billboard (Holly St & Sheam St (I-45N & I-10), Houston, Texas)

Yoko Ono’s billboard IMAGINE PEACE enlightens the Houston skyline Yoko Ono’s public masterpiece reissued to September events and 9-11 Memorial (An extension of "Positive Perceptions" exhibition in Colton & Farb Gallery - Houston) Billboard unveils September 5th, 2011 through mid-October North Freeway (I-45 North), 500 feet South of I-10, Houston, Texas On the 5th of [...]

September 24th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|