Yoko Ono’s exhibition TO THE LIGHT is opening at the Serpentine Gallery in Kensington Gardens as part of the London 2012 Festival. She will be interviewed by prominent art critic and film-maker Waldemar Januszczak at 5pm on June 19th in the new Serpentine Gallery Pavilion by Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Weiwei which opens today, June 1st.
From the Serpentine: “Working as an artist, film-maker, poet, musician, writer, performance artist and peace activist for over five decades, Yoko Ono has influenced generations of artists and received numerous prestigious awards. In her prolific career, she has embraced a wide range of media, defying traditional boundaries and creating new forms of artistic expression. Born in 1933 in Tokyo, she is a pioneer of conceptual art and her work has been presented internationally in major exhibitions and performances.”