© Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt 2013 Foto: Norbert Miguletz
© Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt 2013 Foto: Norbert Miguletz
© Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt 2013 Foto: Norbert Miguletz
© Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt 2013 Foto: Norbert Miguletz
© Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt 2013 Foto: Norbert Miguletz
© Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt 2013 Foto: Norbert Miguletz
© Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt 2013 Foto: Norbert Miguletz

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The catalog provides an overview of the artist's oeuvre as well as numerous essays whose authors examine various thematic complexes within her overall concept, including film, music, and "intermedia". Ono's works are characterized by dualisms and her concern with basic elements and fundamental issues of human existence. Many works revolve around the phenomena of light and shadow, water and fire, air and sky. Destruction and healing as well as balance play important roles in Ono's concept. The catalog features a comprehensive survey of the multifaceted universe of this extraordinary artist, who is regarded as a pioneer of early conceptual, film and performance art as well as a key figure in the world of music, the peace movement and feminism, who continues to play an influential role in current developments in art. Some 200 objects, films, spatial installations, photographs, drawings and textual pieces as well as a special music room will shed light on the diverse media landscape of Ono's art and the central themes of her oeuvre. The catalog devotes particular attention to Yoko Ono's works from the 1960s and 1970s.