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Yoko Ono Reissue Project – Begins 11/11/2016

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 [...]

September 6th, 2016|Discography, Music|

Inspiring Change for International Women’s Day 2016

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 [...]

March 8th, 2016|Written work|

YOKO – OH YES! – Madame Figaro exclusif

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 [...]

March 4th, 2016|Interviews & Articles|

Yoko Ono’s 2016 Courage Awards For The Arts

Yoko Ono Lennon is very pleased to announce this year’s Courage Awards for the Arts, which will take place on May 8th at a private ceremony in New York City. This year’s recipients are: Laurie Anderson and former Guantánamo prisoner Mohammed el Gharani for their collaborative work HAEBUS CORPUS, performed last October at the Park [...]

February 19th, 2016|Imagine All The People|

Read Yoko’s tribute to David Bowie

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 [...]

January 11th, 2016|Written work|

Yoko Ono: RIVERBED

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 [...]

November 15th, 2015|Artworks|

The 9th IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

The 9th IMAGINE PEACE TOWER by Yoko Ono, Oct 9th 2015 We have lit the IMAGINE PEACE TOWER every year, now, for 9 years straight. I did not miss one year. In the beginning, I felt like it was vaguely a duty for me to come to promote World Peace. But I realized quickly that [...]

October 9th, 2015|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

IMAGINE the World’s Largest Human Peace Sign – 6 October, Central Park NYC

On October 6th, YOKO ONO LENNON and The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus​ will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of JOHN LENNON​’s birth (born 10/9/40) with a Guinness World RecordsⓇ attempt for the WORLD'S LARGEST HUMAN PEACE SIGN. Pre-registration is encouraged and open to the public for this free, family friendly event at http://imaginepeace.eventbrite.com. “New York [...]

September 30th, 2015|Imagine All The People|

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 [...]

August 5th, 2015|Written work|

John Lennon Day in NYC – Yoko, Bono & The Edge unveil a tapestry honouring John Lennon

YOKO ONO, U2's Bono & The Edge unveil a tapestry of JOHN LENNON and New York City by Peter Sis, commissioned by Amnesty International, exhibited at Ellis Island, New York. The City of New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio and NY City Council's speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito declared today July 29th, 2015 to be ‪#‎JohnLennonDay‬ V. [...]

July 30th, 2015|Amnesty International|

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 [...]

July 24th, 2015|Events & Exhibitions|