Proudest day of my life: The National Music Publishers Association just gave the centennial (song of the century) award to Imagine, but WAIT! Surprise! They played an audio interview of my father saying (approximately) 'Imagine should've been credited as a Lennon/Ono song, if it had been anyone other than my wife I would've [...]
"Wake Up!" - Yoko Ono on new Moonlandingz album The Moonlandingz announce new album 'Interplanetary Class Classics' Produced by Sean Lennon, it features Yoko Ono on the track 'This Cities Undone' The band features members of Fat White Family and the Eccentronic Research Council. "The Moonlandingz are one of the most important [...]
ONO - Hell In Paradise 2016 - 2 x Digital Maxi Singles with Dance Remixes by Dave Audé, Alyson Calagna, DJ Kue and more...
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 [...]
The recipients of Yoko Ono's 2016 Lennon-Ono Grant For Peace will be Olafur Eliasson, Anish Kapoor, Katalin Ladik & Ai Weiwei. The ceremony takes place Oct 9th in Reykjavík, Iceland.
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
John Malkovich Talks About His All-Star Remix Album "As Charlie Kaufman said in his script 'Being John Malkovich', in one sentence he was 'the Schopenhauer of the 20th century' and in the next sentence he was an 'overrated sack of shit.' I know at least one of those is true." by Evan Minsker, Pitchfork Photos [...]
MANIMAL GROUP is excited to announce the sequel to YOKO ONO'S critically acclaimed 2007 collaboration record Yes, I'm A Witch (Astralwerks). Yes, I'm A Witch Too is slated for an early 2016 release (around Yoko's 83rd birthday on 18th February) and features new collaborations and remixes pairing ONO with Death Cab For Cutie, Peter, Bjorn [...]
UNCOVER II - To My Soul Mates in Cambridge by Yoko Ono, Oct. 15th, 2015 Last night, I went to a restaurant after 11 p.m., hoping that I could get coffee and a biscuit. Instead I saw a vast crowd of men, all in grey, as if their suits were the only things that were [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
ON THE DAY OF THE BIRTH OF NUTOPIA – 1 April 2015 Nutopia is a country that exists in all of us. John and I created this imaginary world. We called a press conference and produced a white handkerchief from our pockets and said "This is a flag to Surrender to Peace." Not Fight for [...]
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 [...]
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