“New York Morning” – To Elbow, with love from Yoko

Sat 01 Mar 2014 - Written work, Yoko listens

To Elbow: Dear Guy, Craig, Mark, Pete and Richard, Yes. New York has been kind to me as your song says. Thank you. For John, he always wanted to come and live in this city, ever since he saw Bob Dylan on the famous album cover (The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan). And I played the catalyst to […]

New York Festivals: Gold Radio Winner (Best Editing): John Lennon: The New York Years, Part 1

Mon 26 Sep 2011 - Awards, Radio & TV

2011 World’s Best Radio Programs Winners
Congratulations to editor Chris O’Shaugnessy and Ten Alps Radio!
Listen to the whole show here.

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New York Festivals: Best Music Special (USA): John Lennon: Gimme Some Truth – A 70th Birthday Celebration with Yoko Ono

Mon 26 Sep 2011 - Awards, Radio & TV

2011 World’s Best Radio Programs Winners
Congratulations to Producer / Interviewer Jody Denberg!
Listen to the whole show here.

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Yoko Ono: Secret Piece: 5-8am June 21st (Central Park, NY) Make Music New York

Tue 21 Jun 2011 - Events & Exhibitions News

Make Music New York Special Programs Yoko Ono’s Secret Piece (1953) throughout Central Park from 5AM – 8AM on June 21, 2011. Celebrate the summer solstice with Yoko Ono’s meditative Secret Piece, at sunrise in Central Park. We will meet at Columbus Circle starting at 5AM. Bring any musical instrument or just your voice, and we […]

A PLEAD FOR PEACE: Donate here http://bit.ly/peaceNY to enable WE MAKE PEACE to teach Peace Education in NY Schools

Thu 19 May 2011 - Imagine All The People

Dear Yoko Ono and the IMAGINE PEACE team, All your brilliant work is and has always been such an inspiration. Thank you for supporting WE MAKE PEACE in the past. We are so grateful for your kindness and help. I wanted to let you know about our new campaign for Peace Education in NYC schools. […]

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Yoko Ono: In Her Life / Shining On (Daily Telegraph, UK)

Sat 19 Sep 2009 - Interviews & Articles

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 […]

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Annex NYC: John Lennon The NYC Years

JOHN LENNON: THE NEW YORK CITY YEARS John Lennon wasn’t born in New York City, but he was the quintessential New Yorker – an immigrant artist originally from the suburbs of a dying industrial seaport in the north of England who had parlayed his genius into early meteoric success, then followed his muse to another […]

Group Show: Reflecting Transformation @ No Longer Empty (New York, NY, USA)

Thu 23 Jul 2009 - Events & Exhibitions

REFLECTING TRANSFORMATION Opens Thursday July 30th 6 – 9pm at the Caledonia storefront 443 W 16th St nr 10th ave July 30th through Sept 2009 Wed – Sat 12 – 7pm Artists include: U-Ram Choe | Cao Fei | Yoko Ono Stephanie Rothenberg| Alyson Shotz Sean Slemon | Suzanne Song | Siebren Versteeg Reflecting Transformations […]

Yoko Ono: One-On-One on Fox TV

From MYFOXNY.COM Of the many passions legendary singer and songwriter John Lennon had was his love for New York City. Yoko Ono- his widow and former partner in life- spoke with Rosanna Scotto as they toured a new exhibit in SoHo honoring Lennon: “John Lennon: The New York City Years.” “He was passionately in love […]

Aug 6th: Hiroshima Day: NYC Die-In for Peace

Wed 01 Jul 2009 - Imagine All The People

Hiroshima: Dropping The Bomb (BBC TV) It was the defining moment of the 20th Century – the scientific, technological, military, and political gamble of the world’s first atomic attack. This drama-documentary shows what it is like to live through a nuclear explosion, millisecond by millisecond. Special effects recreate the reality of the mission, and archive […]

A Toast to NYC (Or, what Yoko Ono Taught Me About New York) by Marissa Moss, Huffington Post

Mon 29 Jun 2009 - Interviews & Articles

When the good folks at the Huff asked me to write a piece for the launch of the New York page, it was kind of like the feeling I might get if a friend or my sister ever asks me to be the maid of honor in one of their weddings: first, delight. Then, utter […]

Hear Yoko IMAGINE at Strawberry Fields

Tue 23 Jun 2009 - Imagine All The People

Visitors to New York’s famous Central Park can now get a guided tour of the attraction, voiced by a galaxy of stars. Yoko Ono,  Jerry Seinfeld, Matthew Broderick, Anne Hathaway, Whoopi Goldberg, Glenn Close and Sigourney Weaver are among the 30+ celebrities who have recorded special messages about the park’s landmarks. Tourists and locals will […]

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Group Show: White Noise [New York, NY, USA]

Mon 01 Jun 2009 - Events & Exhibitions

No matter what you do, you’re always hearing something. –George Brecht James Cohan Gallery is pleased to announce White Noise, a group exhibition featuring works that exist at the intersection of visual art, music and sound by artists of different generations. In the exhibition, there will be sounds to be looked at and objects to be […]

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Allan Tannenbaum: New York in The 70s – book & photo exhibition in NY

Fri 22 May 2009 - Yoko watches

NEW YORK IN THE 70s – The photography of Allan Tannenbaum An Exhibition and Sale of photographs by Allan Tannenbaum, documenting the New York music, art, show biz, night club, social scenes. The show opens on May 29th and runs through June 25th, 2009. This exhibit will celebrate Allan’s fabulous and amazing photographs documenting this […]

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Earth Promise “21 in 21″ Interview Series – Yoko Ono

Wed 15 Apr 2009 - Interviews & Articles

Earth Promise: Why is EARTH HOUR so important to you and what do you want people to learn from it? Yoko Ono: We are constantly creating more skyscrapers, when getting down to taking care of Earth is more important. Let’s return the skyline to the sky. Recall our love for Earthline. EP: Many people may […]

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IMAGINE: The Peace Ballad of John and Yoko [Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canada]

Fri 10 Apr 2009 - Events & Exhibitions

A “conscientious objector” during a period of societal and political crisis throughout the world, John Lennon, along with his muse and alter ego Yoko Ono, sang a message of hope and tolerance that sought the transformation of violence into peace, and hate and racism into love. Today, the work they carried out together has not […]

Yoko Ono: The Stanford Lecture 2009

Part 1/4: Childhood Part 2/4: Passages For Light Part 3/4: Five Films & Chair Piece Part 4/4: Q&A Yoko Ono’s lecture at Stanford University on 14 Jan 2009 Courtesy of Yoko Ono, Stanford University & www.IMAGINEPEACE.com Lectures & Films ©2009 Yoko Ono Video Footage ©2009 Stanford University All Rights Reserved. Yoko Ono reflects on her […]

Group Show: The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia, 1860-1989 [New York, USA]

Fri 30 Jan 2009 - Events & Exhibitions

The Third Mind: American Artists Contemplate Asia, 1860-1989 30 January 2009 – 19 April 2009 EXHIBITION EXPLORES IMPACT OF ASIAN ART AND THOUGHT ON AMERICAN ARTISTS FROM THE LATE 19TH THROUGH 20TH CENTURIES Approximately 250 Works by 100 Artists and Literary Figures from James McNeill Whistler to Robert Rauschenberg and Ezra Pound to Allen Ginsberg  […]

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WAR IS OVER! / IMAGINE PEACE in New York – January 2009

Times Square, New York (W46th St & Broadway – to the left of Virgin Records)    IMAGINE PEACE January 9th, 2009 yoko ono Imagine peace! It’s hard to kill people when we’re imagining peace. There would be no more war. If we all imagined peace, It sounds simple, but it’s true. So, go see the billboard: […]

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The GOASTT live at the Living Room, NYC

Thu 01 Jan 2009 - Yoko listens

The Ghost of A Sabre Toothed Tiger Last minute gig – Monday 12 Jan at the Living Room at 6:30pm. The Living Room 154 Ludlow Street, (between Stanton and Rivington), New York, NY 10002 [map] Tel: 212-533-7237 www.livingroomny.com  Directions: Take the F or V trains to 2nd Ave  No Reservations. $5 suggested donation to artists, 1 drink […]

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