Take advantage of this special opportunity to see and hear legendary artist, musician and activist Yoko Ono discuss her work and her latest book, “An Invisible Flower,” with New York Times architecture critic and global columnist, Michael Kimmelman. Sean Ono Lennon discovered the story, which she wrote years before she met John Lennon, in his [...]
In 1968, John Lennon and Yoko Ono planted two acorns for peace at Coventry Cathedral. The acorns were planted in east and westerly positions, symbolizing the meeting of the couple and the union of their two cultures. This was the first of many peace events that the couple would initiate throughout their lives. In 1969, John and Yoko mailed acorns and [...]
Yoko OnoSky TV for Hokkaido, 1966 - 2008Photograph by Jon Hendricks© Yoko Ono "Ends of the Earth" is the first large-scale, historical-thematic exhibition on Land Art. It documents the impulses that simultaneously came from various disciplines in the 1960s, and focused on using the earth as an artistic medium and exhibiting works in [...]
Group Show: Materializing “Six Years”: Lucy R. Lippard and the Emergence of Conceptual Art (Brooklyn Museum, New York, USA)
This exhibition is devoted to examining the defining impact Lucy R. Lippard’s groundbreaking book Six Years had on the emergent Conceptual art movement. Published in 1973, Six Years simultaneously catalogued and described the development of conceptual art practices in the late sixties and early seventies, and is now widely considered an essential reference work for [...]
Tokyo 1955–1970: A New Avant-Garde From the mid-1950s through the 1960s, Tokyo transformed itself from the capital of a war-torn nation into an international center for arts, culture, and commerce, becoming home to some of the most important art being made at the time. Tokyo 1955–1970: A New Avant-Garde provides a focused look at the [...]
Liverpool Love - charitable artbeat – is a unique Art exhibition (curated by Christian Furr) celebrating the city of Liverpool through the Artistic contributions of some of the world’s leading artists. Yoko Ono: Liverpool Luv, 2012 - Ink on paper, 4.5 x 6.7" (unframed) - Bid here. Through the Art displayed we hope to provide, not only great [...]
Fukushima Contemporary Art Biennale 2012 - SORA Aug 11 - Sept 23, 9am - 7pm Fukushima Airport building, park, blue tent facilities and International Cargo: http://www.fks-ab.co.jp tel: 0247-57-1111 Gallery Masuga http://gallery-masuga.com Fukushima University Library Gallery.
OPEN #15. International Exhibition of Sculptures and Installations: 'Flags' Curated by Paolo De Grandis The fifteenth edition of OPEN, International Exhibition of Sculptures and Installations will be held in Venice Lido and in the San Servolo Island from 30th August to 30th September 2012 in parallel with the Venice Cinema Festival and the Architecture Biennale. This [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
The works of 80 international artists - musical sound forms, reports, roaring, - scattered in all areas - internal and external, public and secret, humble and noble - at Auditorium Parco della Musica.
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 [...]
The #smilesfilm iPhone App is now available for download at the iTunes App Store. The #smilesfilm iPhone App encourages you to interact in 3 ways: 1. dream - look at recent upload activity on a zoomable world map 2. watch - view the lastest uploaded smiles 3. smile - take/upload photos to Instagram & Twitter adding [...]
An artist for the age of Occupy is given a retrospective at the Serpentine Gallery in London. by Charlotte Higgins, The Guardian The most famous thing anyone ever said about Yoko Ono was, inevitably, said by John Lennon, and for years it held true. He called her "the world's most famous unknown artist, everyone knows her [...]
AD PIECE Feel the newspaper in your hands. Hear the whisper of the morning. Think of someone you love. See you at the exhibition. yoko I created AD PIECE to advertise the Moderna Museet show in Stockholm. It was in Sweden's biggest newspaper, DN, on page 3 of the Arts section. Before the [...]
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, [...]
Invisible Art brings together works from the past half century that explore ideas related to the invisible and the hidden. The exhibition includes work by some of the most important artists of our time as well as younger artists who have expanded on their legacy. From the amusing to the philosophical, there are works you [...]
Exhibition opening: Friday, 18th May 2012 at 7pm Centre of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu 87 – 100 Toruń, Waly gen. Sikorskiego 13, Poland tel.: + 00 48 56 610 97 00 fax: + 00 48 56 621 07 24 [email protected] Saturday 19th of May from 12 am to 12 pm for European Night of Museums, [...]
ADD COLOUR | A Yoko Ono Exhibition at THEMUSEUM in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada will feature 10 pieces hand selected by the artist and will run throughout the summer months. The interactive pieces encourage visitors to participate- from hanging a personal wish on Wish Trees for Kitchener to proclaiming your love via a special code to mending broken pottery. Each piece allows the visitor to reflect on the message and make a contribution together to a larger work. “Think peace. Act Peace. Spread Peace. I love you!” - y.o. spring 2012.