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Yoko Ono : collector of skies

Author: Nell Beram; Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky
Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This lyrical biography explores the life and art of Yoko Ono, from her childhood haiku to her avant-garde visual art and experimental music. An outcast throughout most of her life, and misunderstood by every group she was supposed to belong to, Yoko always followed her own unique vision to create art that was ahead of its time and would later be celebrated. Her focus remained on being an artist, even when the rest  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Yōko Ono; Yoko Ono; Yōko Ono; Yōko Ono; Y?oko Ono
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nell Beram; Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky
ISBN: 9781419704444 1419704443
OCLC Number: 854760385
Description: 177 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Collecting skies --
112 Chambers Street --
Flying --
The avant-gardist and the pop star --
Peace, love, and art --
Some time in New York City --
Real life --
"It's just you and me now, isn't it" --
Mend piece.
Responsibility: Nell Beram and Carolyn Boriss-Krimsky.

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This lyrical biography explores the life and art of Yoko Ono, from her childhood haiku to her avant-garde visual art and experimental music. An outcast throughout most of her life, and misunderstood by every group she was supposed to belong to, Yoko always followed her own unique vision to create art that was ahead of its time and would later be celebrated. Her focus remained on being an artist, even when the rest of world saw her only as the wife of John Lennon.

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