2011 World’s Best Radio Programs Winners
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Message from Yoko Ono Trust in the power of human intellect. The 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were a tragedy of the greatest magnitude that must never be repeated. Even now, sixty-six years later, many victims of the violence of atomic weapons are still suffering. Such is the gravity of the destruction wrought [...]
by Rachel D. Vancelette, Italian Vogue Yoko Ono receives 2010 Distinguished Service To The Visual Arts Award From Art Table. Because she “continues to provoke the future” The 30th Anniversary honored Yoko Ono, avant-guard visionary and philanthropist for groundbreaking work in art, music and filmmaking, who has challenged all traditional boundaries in her long and [...]
All three of us came together with a deep feeling of love and joy for Stella’s accomplishment. Stella is family. I remember her from when she was a baby. Never thought that this baby would grow into such a magical person. Her creativity shows her free soul. And with that, she is giving a lot [...]
150th Anniversary Urban Visionaries Award Dinner and Silent Art Auction Monday, November 2, 2009 Honoring distinguished figures whose outstanding contributions to city life exemplify the values championed by The Cooper Union. DINNER CHAIRS Corice Canton Arman Clo and Charles S. Cohen Anita and Neal Slavin 2009 Urban Visionaries Honorees URBAN CITIZENSHIP Terry J. Lundgren is Chairman, [...]
by Guy Blackman, Sydney Morning Herald & Brisbane Times There is a story about John Lennon hearing the B-52s’ 1978 song Rock Lobster at a disco in the Bahamas. Struck by the vocal similarities to his wife Yoko Ono’s music, he was inspired to go back into the studio for the first time since 1974, [...]
On Wednesday 23 September 2009, President Michelle Bachelet of Chile awarded the Bernardine Higgins Great Official Gold Order to the Japanese artist Yoko Ono. Footage here.
KPFK PEACE AWARDS & 5Oth ANNIVERSARY & CONCERT CELEBRATION! A BENEFIT FOR KPFK RADIO 90.7 FM LOS ANGELES FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2009 5:30 P.M. (V.I.P. Reception) 7:00 P.M. (Concert & Awards) Ford Amphitheatre – Hollywood For VIP ticket reservations please call the Ford Box Office at (323) 461-3673 To reserve all other tickets online click here [...]
Yoko Ono: In Her Life / Shining On After 40 years of being unfairly accused of breaking up the Beatles and harshly mocked for her avant garde art and pop music, Yoko Ono is finally being recognised as a true pioneer. By Sheryl Garratt, Daily Telegraph Soon after I sit down to talk with Yoko [...]
The legendary Yoko Ono won the lifetime achievement award at this year’s Mojo Magazine awards, held at The Brewery in London on June 11, 2009. The award was the final award of the night and saw an emotional speech from Ono in response to a tribute film shown at the awards and a speech by Mojo [...]
Yoko Ono was awarded the Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at the Venice Biennale 2009 Yoko Ono receives the Golden Lion she was awarded for her career from Venice Mayor Massimo Cacciari during the inauguration ceremony of the 53rd Biennale International Art Exhibition in Venice, Italy, Saturday, June 6, 2009 Yoko Ono with Daniel Birnbaum, director of [...]