The Sunday Times: Imagine you’re in Iceland… by Waldemar Januszczak

Mon 24 Oct 2011 - IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

by Waldemar Januszczak, The Sunday Times Yoko Ono’s shining Peace Tower, a column of unstoppable light high in the night sky, moves our writer in Reykjavik to tears. Nobody could disagree with the view that Iceland is a pulse-quickening destination for an adventure weekend. Glacier- hopping is an adventure. So is whitewater rafting. Or cycling […]

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Message from Yoko Ono after relighting IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

Sun 09 Oct 2011 - IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

Dear Friends, On Sunday, I was in Reykjavík with our son Sean to relight IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, and celebrate his and John’s birthday – October the 9th. In a boat big enough for Sean and me and all our friends who came all the way from New York, Liverpool and Tokyo, we slowly sailed our […]

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IMAGINE PEACE TOWER will be relit at 8pm on 9th October 2011. Tweet your wishes to @IPTower

Sat 24 Sep 2011 - IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER will next be lit on October 9th 2011 at 8pm (see your local time here) until December 8th and then from December 21st to 31st.

Tweet your wishes to @IPTower at http:/IMAGINEPEACETOWER.com.

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YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND to play Iceland Airwaves 2011 Festival: Oct 13th 2011

Wed 21 Sep 2011 - Music

YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND, formed by John Lennon and Yoko Ono before the dissolution of the Beatles, joins Polaris Music Prize Winner Owen Pallett, synth siren Glasser and Bristol’s Zun Zun Egui on this year’s Iceland Airwaves line-up. The festival, which runs from 12-16 of October in Reykjavík, also sees more Icelandic additions, including […]

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER was lit in tribute to people of Norway on August 21st 2011

Thu 18 Aug 2011 - IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

On the night of August 21st 2011, the City of Reykjavik in collaboration with YOKO ONO lit IMAGINE PEACE TOWER on Viðey Island, Reykjavík, Iceland, in tribute to the victims of the 22 July attacks in Oslo and Utøya in Norway. The Norwegian authorities designated this as an official day of mourning and remembrance for […]

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The City of Reykjavik is proud to illuminate IMAGINE PEACE TOWER in honor and celebration of Yoko Ono’s 78th birthday from 7pm GMT

Fri 18 Feb 2011 - Imagine All The People

You can Twitter or Facebook your birthday messages for Yoko live from this page, as you watch the live stream of IMAGINE PEACE TOWER.

Please also tweet your own personal wishes for peace to IMAGINE PEACE TOWER @IPTower or via email to wish@imaginepeacetower.com.
Read Yoko’s IMAGINE PEACE 78th Birthday Message here.

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YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND LIVE! Háskólabíó, Reykjavík, Iceland, Oct 9, 2010. ***PICTURES***

Sat 09 Oct 2010 - Events & Exhibitions, Music

YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND – Live performance in Reykjavík, Iceland, Oct 9, 2010. Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band, revived last year by Yoko and Sean Ono Lennon after a long hiatus, will play an exclusive concert at Háskólabíó, Reykjavík on October 9th. The concert, which will be dedicated to John Lennon, is one of […]

Iceland events to celebrate John Lennon’s 70th Birthday: 9th October 2010

Legendary artist, musician and peace advocate, YOKO ONO, announced today she will be holding several events in Iceland on October 9th to promote peace throughout the world and to celebrate what would have been John Lennon’s 70th birthday. The Lennon Ono Grant for Peace 2010 The LennonOno Grant for Peace was created to honour her […]

Come and visit this beautiful island – be Inspired by Iceland

Fri 01 Oct 2010 - Imagine All The People

Dear Family of Peace I would like you all to know how beautiful Iceland is, and how much I love the country and its people. Thank you, Iceland and Icelanders for being what you are – a family of wisdom, showing the world how we can protect our Earth and its spirits. I love you! […]

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Oct 9th Reykjavík, Iceland: IMAGINE PEACE TOWER & John Lennon memorial concert

In honour of the lighting of IMAGINE PEACE TOWER on 9th October 2009, Yoko Ono offers the general public free ferry crossings to Viðey on 9th, 10th and 11th October and invites them to attend a memorial concert for John Lennon at Hafnarhús (The Harbor House at The Reykjavík Art Museum) on 9th October at 22:00. […]

Volunteer work on Viðey in September 2009

Sun 26 Jul 2009 - IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

From CADIP Website: Participating in an international short term volunteer project ( so called Workcamp ) can be an exciting prospect. It is an interesting and meaningful way to travel with purpose and spend 2-3 weeks in a foreign environment. Working and living together with other young people from around the world provides an excellent opportunity […]

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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 […]

Imagine Peace Tower Stamp – Bronze award

The 2008 stamp of the IMAGINE PEACE TOWER has been awarded a Bronze by Stamp News. From StampNews.com Top 10 extraordinary stamps of the year 2008 We at StampNews.com want to strike the balance of the passing year. Plenty of new stamps have seen the light all over the world. No question all of them […]

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Yoko Ono Lennon – New Year’s Eve Message 2008/2009

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER: Dec 31, 2008 8:21 PM Yoko Ono Lennon – New Year’s Eve Message 2008/2009 ON ENTERING THE AGE OF JOY This last day of the year 2008 All of us can come together at www.IMAGINEPEACE.com To enjoy spectacular images from the IMAGINE PEACE TOWER - LIVE – from Reykjavik, Iceland – a special program […]

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IMAGINE PEACE TOWER book

The Iceland Post Company recently published a book on Yoko Ono’s IMAGINE PEACE TOWER in cooperation with the artist. The tower was erected on Reykjavík’s Viðey island on October 9, 2007, in the memory of her late husband John Lennon. The 100-page book, simply entitled IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, contains a wealth of information on Ono’s […]

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Yoko Ono by Miranda Sawyer, The Observer Review

Mon 22 Dec 2008 - Interviews & Articles

John Lennon was shot 28 years ago this month, but his widow, now 75, travels the world preaching peace and love in his name – and in her art. Here she tells Miranda Sawyer about begging for food as a child in wartime Japan, her two husbands before John, and the daughter who was hidden from […]

Open Art Workshop on Videy Island

Sun 30 Nov 2008 - About the IP Tower

Reykjavík Art Museum is organizing an open art workshop in a cozy atmosphere for both children and adults today, Nov 30th, between 2 pm and 5 pm at Videyjarstofa museum and restaurant on Videy island, five minutes away from the capital by boat. The workshop’s theme will be Yoko Ono’s peace column, which was erected on […]

Group Show: 32 Pieces: The Art of Chess [Reykjavík, Iceland]

Thu 13 Nov 2008 - Events & Exhibitions News

22 January 2009 – 13 April 2009 32 Pieces: The Art of Chess   The Reykjavik Art Museum: Kjarvalsstadir Flokagata, 105 Reykjavik, Iceland Tel: +354 590-1200 Fax: +354 590-1201 website: www.artmuseum.is email: artmuseum@rvk.is / listasafn@reykjavik.is The museums are open every day from 10:00 – 17:00. Admission is free.   Cafeteria The cafeteria at Kjarvalsstadir has a view of the Miklatun park and […]

Welcome to Iceland: Despite the crunch, it’s still worth a visit

Fri 17 Oct 2008 - IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

The economy may just have imploded, taking huge amounts of Britons’ savings with it, but don’t let that put you off visiting, says Raymond Whitaker “There has never been a cheaper time to visit colourful Reykjavik,” proclaims an opportunistic press release from Icelandic Express, the island’s answer to easyJet. With the krona down 40 per […]

Yoko Ono Grants Iceland Peace Award

Fri 10 Oct 2008 - Awards, Imagine All The People

Yoko Ono granted both the Icelandic nation and Indian scientist Dr. Vandana Shiva with the LennonOno Peace Award at the relighting of the Imagine Peace Tower on Videy island off Reykjavík on the occasion of John Lennon’s birthday yesterday. “To my knowledge an entire nation has not been granted such an award before. I’m therefore […]

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