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Group Show: Street Art, Street Life [NY, USA]

Street Art, Street Life at Bronx Museum of Art (New York)  September 14, 2008–January 25, 2009  Wandering through “Street Art, Street Life,” I’m reminded of the title of a 1971 film by Shuji Terayama, Throw Away Your Books, Let’s Go into the Streets. That phrase seems to capture the sensibility that curator Lydia Yee has zeroed in [...]

2008-12-01T07:59:14-05:00December 1st, 2008|Events & Exhibitions|

Ono Celebrates Lennon’s 68th with “Imagine Peace” Exhibit

By Jen Carlson, Gothamist Last night (on what would have been his 68th birthday), the Openhouse Gallery in SoHo opened their exhibit "Imagine Peace," displaying over 100 of John Lennon's drawings. The installation will be around through the weekend, and it'll cost you $2 to get in, with the money going towards City Meals-on-Wheels. Featuring "Lennon’s characteristic drawings in hand-signed [...]

2008-10-29T12:50:39-05:00October 10th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

IMAGINE PEACE at OPENHOUSE, NEW YORK

Starting on Thursday night, some of John Lennon's art - including a few pieces never seen before - will be put on display at a Manhattan gallery by Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono. "Imagine Peace," at the Openhouse Gallery in SoHo will feature more than 100 works created between 1968 and 1980. Some of it will [...]

2008-10-29T13:07:58-05:00October 9th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL

On Oct.10, Montreal's Musée d'Art Contemporain opens "Sympathy for the Devil: Art and Rock and Roll Since 1967," organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, where 75-year-old Ono is given a central place in the section titled "Ono, Eno, Arto: Non-musicians and the Emergence of Concept Rock." Organized by Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art, [...]

2008-10-29T13:19:46-05:00October 5th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

SEPTEMBER THE ELEVENTH

SEPTEMBER THE ELEVENTH by Yoko Ono 9/11 affected me like it affected you. It was frightening. I was in New York and I was frightened. In my life, the most scary thing that had happened was World War II. I was in Tokyo when enemy planes were coming in, bombing the city. So I see [...]

2008-11-07T18:56:18-05:00September 11th, 2008|Written work|

THE MUSIC SLUT: 8 QUESTIONS WITH YOKO ONO

Over the past few years you've collaborated with many groundbreaking artists including (but not limited to) Antony, Peaches, Spiritualized, Le Tigre & Cat Power. Whom did you have the best time working with and why? Also, is Peaches as twisted as we're led to believe? They are all great people. I didn't know much about indie music [...]

2008-10-24T18:27:10-05:00August 28th, 2008|Interviews & Articles, Music News|

MoMA NY PRESENTS: LOOKING AT MUSIC

An exhibition that explores music’s role in the interdisciplinary experimentation of the 1960s, when a dynamic cross-fertilization was taking place among music, video, installation, and what was known as “mixed media” art.  Comprising over 40 works from the Museum’s collection, the exhibition includes video, audio, books, lithographs, collage, and prints, by artists such as Yoko [...]

2008-11-07T19:49:14-05:00August 14th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

Ten Thousand Things

Ten Thousand Things: Multicultural Webfinds "Ten Thousand Things" is a Buddhist expression representing the dynamic interconnection and simultaneous unity and diversity of everything in the universe. YOKO ONO: IMAGINE PEACE  posted: March 12; by Jean, Kyoto Journal On February 18, 2008, Yoko Ono turned 75. An icon in the global peace movement, the artist has not [...]

2008-11-26T05:20:58-05:00March 12th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

FROM MY WINDOW (LA FORTUNA)

by Yoko Ono The sad news today was that La Fortuna was closing. I see the winter sky of N.Y. today from my window: sleet and snow. It reminds me of those hurried days of Double Fantasy. John and I would grab the little time we had and stop by La Fortuna to ruminate over [...]

2008-11-06T18:49:33-05:00March 5th, 2008|Written work|

Yoko Ono: FEMAIL

Jan/Feb 2008 Excerpts from Yoko’s fanmail replies. Imagine if you were in China and if there was a blonde blue eyed man walking. They might call out "Hey, Brad, where's Angelina?!" You'll be surprised what I have put up in my time, and still do. You will find what you want to do, when the [...]

2008-11-03T21:49:18-05:00February 29th, 2008|Written work|

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Sometime in New York City

SOMETIME IN NEW YORK CITY John & Yoko / Plastic Ono Band with Elephant’s Memory and Invisible Strings Disc: 1 Woman Is The Nigger Of The World Sisters, O Sisters Attica State Born In A Prison New York City Sunday Bloody Sunday Luck Of The Irish John Sinclair Angela We're All Water Personnel John Lennon: [...]

2014-10-25T13:43:13-05:00March 20th, 1972|Discography|
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