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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 [...]

2016-12-12T12:19:00+00:00August 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 [...]

2015-07-24T12:14:21+00:00July 24th, 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 [...]

2016-12-12T12:27:29+00:00May 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 [...]

2015-07-02T12:55:12+00:00April 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 [...]

2016-12-12T12:43:00+00:00March 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 [...]

2016-12-12T12:45:20+00:00February 28th, 2015|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono Collaborates With Antony and John Zorn on New Singles

In honor of Yoko Ono's 82nd birthday, the singer has collaborated with Antony and John Zorn on two new limited edition 10" vinyl releases. The first is called Antony & Yoko and features a duet on Ono's "I Love You Earth", along with Antony's solo rendition of Ono's "I'm Going Away Smiling". ANTONY & YOKO “I Love You Earth” “I’m Going Away [...]

2015-02-16T15:12:51+00:00January 23rd, 2015|Music|

See Hear Yoko by Bob Gruen & Jody Denberg for Yoko Ono

See Hear Yoko See Hear Yoko captures the rich complexity of Yoko Ono—woman, artist, activist, wife and mother—from her days with John Lennon through the present, with intimate portraits by the legendary rock-and-roll photographer Bob Gruen, and words by Ono herself, edited from conversations with Jody Denberg, rock radio’s “Voice of Austin, Texas.” Conceived expressly [...]

2015-02-19T05:07:00+00:00December 27th, 2014|Events & Exhibitions News, Written work|

Amazon Music Q&A: Yoko Ono on Covering John Lennon’s “Happy Xmas” With Wayne Coyne

Among the gems on Amazon’s All Is Bright playlist is Yoko Ono and Wayne Coyne’s cover of John Lennon’s "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)." The track, originally released in 1971 by John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band with the Harlem Community Choir, has grown into a Christmas classic over the past 43 years, entering the pantheon of “White Christmas,” “O [...]

2014-12-23T02:49:08+00:00December 23rd, 2014|Music News|

TO MY FRIENDS by Yoko Ono

TO MY FRIENDS My dear friends. How was your year? Mine was very trying. But I came out of it smelling the sweet air! I hope you did too. I do get concerned, though, how you will be doing over the holidays. So here’s what I want you to do. Follow your heart. And repeat: [...]

2014-12-22T13:54:36+00:00December 22nd, 2014|Written work|

Angel (The Remixes) is ONO’s 12th #1 on the Billboard Dance Club Chart

ONO ASCENDS TO THE TOP OF THE BILLBOARD DANCE CLUB CHART WITH HER LATEST DANCEFLOOR REINVENTION "ANGEL" (THE REMIXES) FEATURING RADIANT REWORKS BY DAVE AUDÉ, TOM STEPHAN (SUPERCHUMBO), DJ LYNNWOOD, ROSABEL, MIKE CRUZ, DANK, FAGAULT & MARINA, EMJAE, SOUL CARTEL, JAMLIMMAT & MIGUEL PICASSO, THE CARRY NATION, AND BORDERTOWN THE SINGLE MARKS THE PIONEERING CULTURAL [...]

2014-10-31T10:09:10+00:00October 30th, 2014|Music|

YOKO ONO – INFINITE UNIVERSE AT DAWN – Limited Edition Book

For all those that Imagine Peace, YOKO ONO INFINITE UNIVERSE AT DAWN celebrates Yoko Ono's seminal art and activism across eight decades. 'Seeds of ideas, like pebbles, were raining through my life. Genesis Publications has captured those seeds and presented them to you here, for your observation, selection and experimentation, to make their destination entirely [...]

2015-01-30T07:57:58+00:00October 24th, 2014|Artworks, Written work|