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Boing Boing Special Feature: YOKO ONO interview by Xeni Jardin

Yoko Ono pays tribute and lays flowers at the Hiroshima Memorial, August 2011. by Xeni Jardin, BoingBoing.net Artist and peace activist Yoko Ono (78), wife of the late John Lennon, was recently honored with the 8th Hiroshima Art Prize, an award for artists whose work has contributed to peace. To commemorate the award, The Hiroshima Museum [...]

2011-08-06T16:20:56+00:00 August 6th, 2011|Interviews & Articles|

Yoko Ono lays flowers at Hiroshima Memorial Cenotaph, receives Hiroshima Art Prize

from Asahi.com The prize-giving ceremony for the 8th Hiroshima Art Prize (sponsored by Hiroshima City and Asahi Newspapers), an award for contemporary artists whose work has contributed to peace, was held at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Hiroshima on July 29th. The avant-garde artist (78), wife of the late John Lennon, a former Beatle, [...]

2011-08-04T06:37:51+00:00 July 29th, 2011|Awards, Events & Exhibitions News|