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Yoko Ono plans art piece for Jackson Park

Yoko Ono plans art piece for Jackson Park

A piece of art by Yoko Ono is going up in The Garden of the Phoenix at Jackson Park, according to officials. The piece slated for next summer will be called "SKY LANDING." Details on what it will look like have not been revealed, but it is intended to express a bridging of the ground and the sky — hence the name. Executives with Project 120 Chicago, a public-private partnership with the Chicago Park District overseeing the work, said Ono chose the location after visiting the park in 2013 when 130 cherry trees were planted. "I recall being immediately connected to the powerful site and feeling the tension between the sky and the ground," Ono said in a statement....