Yoko Ono wins 70-kg gold, two more Japanese silver at Doha Masters

Judo Jan 13, 2021

Yoko Ono wins 70-kg gold, two more Japanese silver at Doha Masters

Yoko Ono defeated Russia's Madina Taimazova in the women's 70-kilogram final as Japan won medals in three of four weight classes contested Tuesday at the invitation-only International Judo Federation World Masters in Doha, Qatar. In addition to Ono's gold medal, Japan's second in as many ...

Takanori Nagase claims fourth Osaka Grand Slam title

More Sports / Judo Nov 23, 2019

Takanori Nagase claims fourth Osaka Grand Slam title

Takanori Nagase captured his fourth championship at the Osaka Grand Slam on Saturday, winning the men's 81-kg division. Nagase, who was the bronze medalist at the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics, defeated countryman and 2018 world silver medalist Sotaro Fujiwara in the final to win ...

Gain the courage to scream with Yoko Ono

Art Dec 29, 2015

Gain the courage to scream with Yoko Ono

by John L. Tran

The conceit of "From My Window" — an exhibition that covers Yoko Ono as a conceptual artist from the 1950s onwards — is to focus on her connection with Tokyo. Since it's at the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Contemporary Art, maybe that's to be ...

'Yoko Ono: From My Window'

Art / Openings In Tokyo Nov 3, 2015

'Yoko Ono: From My Window'

by Daisuke Kikuchi

Nov. 8-Feb. 14 Though particularly famous for her Plastic Ono Band and being John Lennon's wife, Yoko Ono, has been involved in many creative fields over the past 60 years. She was a pioneer of conceptual art, using poetry as the core of her works, ...