Yoko Ono

(American/Japanese, born 1933)

play it by trust by yoko ono

Yoko Ono

Play it by Trust, 1966–1998

95,000 USD

Biography

Timeline

1933
Born in Tokyo, Japan
1960
Staged loft events on Chambers Street with friend La Monte Young
1964
Performed Cut Piece, Yamaichi Concert Hall, Kyoto, Japan
1966
Met John Lennon of The Beatles, created film No. 4 (Bottoms)
1973
Released album, Approximately Infinite Universe
1982
Won Album of the Year Grammy for Double Fantasy with John Lennon and Jack Douglas
1995
Returned to music with son, Sean Lennon, and his band Ima Rising, released album "Rising"
2001
Released album, Blue Print For Sunrise
2003
Topped US dance music charts with a reworking of “Every Man Has A Woman Who Loves Him”, a song she co-wrote with John Lennon to support gay marriage
2005
Released book, Memories of John Lennon

Exhibitions

2011
Yoko Ono: UNCURSED, Galerie Lelong - New York (solo)
2010
Yoko Ono: I'll Be Back, Studio Stefania Miscetti, Rome, Italy (solo)
Yoko Ono: Das Gift, Haunch of Venison, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2009
Yoko Ono: Between The Sky and My Head, BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead, UK (solo)
Yoko Ono: Imagine Peace, JemaSamuel P. Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL (solo)
2008
Yoko Ono: Fly, Shanghai, China (solo)
Yoko Ono: Touch Me, Galerie Lelong, New York, NY (solo)
Yoko Ono: En Trance, Towada City Project, Towada, Japan (solo)
Yoko Ono: Three Mounds of Earth, Hikawa-Akasaka Shrine, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
Yoko Ono: Fly, Warsaw Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland (solo)
Yoko Ono: Gallery 360 Degrees, Minamiaoyama, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan (solo)
2007
Grapefruit, The Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA (solo)
Yoko Ono: Open City, Kasa Galeri, Istanbul, Turkey (solo)
Yoko Ono: Imagine Peace featuring John & Yoko's Year of Peace, Emily Davis Gallery, Myers School of Art, Akron, OH (solo)
2006
Heal Yoko Ono, Galerie Davide Di Maggio, Berlin, Germany (solo)
Wake Yoko Ono, M3 Galerie Gianluca Ranzi, Antwerp, Belgium (solo)
2005
Yoko Ono: Horizontal Memories, Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, Norway; Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zürich, Switzerland (solo)
Yoko Ono, Museum Moderner Kunst, Passau, Germany (solo)
2004
Yes Yoko Ono, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Japan; Kirishima Open-Air Museum, Kagoshima, Japan; Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, Japan (solo)
Yoko Ono at the Chelsea Art Museum, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY
Yoko Ono: Remember Love, Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
2003
Yoko Ono: Freight Train, P.S. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY (solo)
Yes Yoko Ono, Rodin Gallery, Seoul, South Korea (solo)
Yoko Ono: Women's Room, Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, France (solo)
Yes Yoko Ono, Art Tower Mito, Mito City, Japan (solo)
Yoko Ono, Art Hotel Blaue Gans, Salzburg, Austria (solo)
2002
Yes Yoko Ono, San Fransisco Museum of Modern Art, San Fransisco, CA (solo); MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL (solo)
Yoko Ono: Impressions, Palau de la Virreina, Barcelona, Spain (solo)

Literature

2008
Ono, Yoko. Yoko Ono: Touch Me. Milan: Edizioni Charta, 2008
Kellein, Thomas. Between the Sky and My Head. Köln: Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König, 2008
2007
Herzogenrath, Wulf and Frank Laukötter. Yoko Ono:Paintings 1960-1964. Germany: Kunsthalle, 2007