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IMAGINE the World’s Largest Human Peace Sign – 6 October, Central Park NYC

On October 6th, YOKO ONO LENNON and The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus​ will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of JOHN LENNON​’s birth (born 10/9/40) with a Guinness World RecordsⓇ attempt for the WORLD'S LARGEST HUMAN PEACE SIGN. Pre-registration is encouraged and open to the public for this free, family friendly event at http://imaginepeace.eventbrite.com. “New York [...]

2016-12-12T12:14:33+00:00 September 30th, 2015|Imagine All The People|

On Hiroshima Day – August 6th, 2015 by YOKO ONO

Yoko Ono pays tribute and lays flowers at the Hiroshima Memorial, August 2011. Dear Friends, The 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were a tragedy of the greatest magnitude. Even now, 68 years later, many victims of the violence of atomic weapons are still suffering, physically, in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. People make a point [...]

2016-12-12T12:19:00+00:00 August 5th, 2015|Written work|

John Lennon Day in NYC – Yoko, Bono & The Edge unveil a tapestry honouring John Lennon

YOKO ONO, U2's Bono & The Edge unveil a tapestry of JOHN LENNON and New York City by Peter Sis, commissioned by Amnesty International, exhibited at Ellis Island, New York. The City of New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio and NY City Council's speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito declared today July 29th, 2015 to be ‪#‎JohnLennonDay‬ V. [...]

2016-12-12T12:20:10+00:00 July 30th, 2015|Amnesty International|

YOKO ONO: LUMIÈRE

YOKO ONO: LUMIÈRE France's first comprehensive retrospective of YOKO ONO's work will be presented by The Musée d'Art Contemporain in Lyon in the summer of 2016. This huge exhibition (3,000m² of artworks over 3 floors of the Museum) will span the period from 1952-2016 and will survey the full spectrum of Ono's vast and diverse [...]

2015-07-24T12:14:21+00:00 July 24th, 2015|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: Mended Cups and Unbroken Cup – a new illy art collection & metaphor for life

Available Now at MoMAStore.org Healing the broken and preserving the unbroken are the basic concepts of Yoko Ono’s new artworks for illy Art Collection, exclusively released today on the occasion of the artist’s upcoming exhibition Yoko Ono: One Woman Show, 1960–1971; May 17-September 7, 2015 at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), New York. Yoko [...]

2016-12-12T12:27:29+00:00 May 14th, 2015|Artworks|

Cynthia Lennon 1939 – 2015

Message from Yoko Ono I'm very saddened by Cynthia's death. She was a great person and a wonderful mother to Julian. She had such a strong zest for life and I felt proud how we two women stood firm in the Beatles family. Please join me in sending love and support to Julian at this [...]

2015-07-02T12:55:12+00:00 April 1st, 2015|Written work|

Yoko Ono and Her Sixteen-Track Voice

Yoko is a delicate wind, racing around the world and trying to keep from disappearing altogether. But she's met her mountain, and while still working in lofty conceptual pieces she is holding on well to her kite string by Jonathan Cott, Rolling Stone (Article | Archive), 18 March 1971. In December, 1970, John Lennon and [...]

2016-12-12T12:43:00+00:00 March 21st, 2015|Interviews & Articles|

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas debuts IMAGINE PEACE – a new digital artwork by YOKO ONO

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas recently introduced an enhanced digital lobby experience, and in February 2015 the 2,995-room luxury resort at the center of The Strip will present IMAGINE PEACE by artist and activist Yoko Ono. The public art project is presented in partnership with Art Production Fund. The new work further expands on The [...]

2016-12-12T12:45:20+00:00 February 28th, 2015|Events & Exhibitions|

Kishin Shinoyama, John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Double Fantasy Taschen book

Renowned for his sensual, provocative images, Kishin Shinoyama is one of Japan’s most controversial and acclaimed artists, at once hailed by critics and charged for public indecency. Photographing everything from antiques to porn stars, Shinoyama is particularly recognized for his work with pop icons and celebrities, and the rare, private moments he captures with very public [...]

2015-02-07T09:10:07+00:00 February 7th, 2015|Yoko reads|

Yoko Ono Collaborates With Antony and John Zorn on New Singles

In honor of Yoko Ono's 82nd birthday, the singer has collaborated with Antony and John Zorn on two new limited edition 10" vinyl releases. The first is called Antony & Yoko and features a duet on Ono's "I Love You Earth", along with Antony's solo rendition of Ono's "I'm Going Away Smiling". ANTONY & YOKO “I Love You Earth” “I’m Going Away [...]

2015-02-16T15:12:51+00:00 January 23rd, 2015|Music|

See Hear Yoko by Bob Gruen & Jody Denberg for Yoko Ono

See Hear Yoko See Hear Yoko captures the rich complexity of Yoko Ono—woman, artist, activist, wife and mother—from her days with John Lennon through the present, with intimate portraits by the legendary rock-and-roll photographer Bob Gruen, and words by Ono herself, edited from conversations with Jody Denberg, rock radio’s “Voice of Austin, Texas.” Conceived expressly [...]

2015-02-19T05:07:00+00:00 December 27th, 2014|Events & Exhibitions News, Written work|

Amazon Music Q&A: Yoko Ono on Covering John Lennon’s “Happy Xmas” With Wayne Coyne

Among the gems on Amazon’s All Is Bright playlist is Yoko Ono and Wayne Coyne’s cover of John Lennon’s "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)." The track, originally released in 1971 by John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band with the Harlem Community Choir, has grown into a Christmas classic over the past 43 years, entering the pantheon of “White Christmas,” “O [...]

2014-12-23T02:49:08+00:00 December 23rd, 2014|Music News|

TO MY FRIENDS by Yoko Ono

TO MY FRIENDS My dear friends. How was your year? Mine was very trying. But I came out of it smelling the sweet air! I hope you did too. I do get concerned, though, how you will be doing over the holidays. So here’s what I want you to do. Follow your heart. And repeat: [...]

2014-12-22T13:54:36+00:00 December 22nd, 2014|Written work|

Yoko Ono – Wish Tree For Tokyo at MoCA Tokyo on 9 Dec 2014

2004年の春、東京都現代美術館で開催された「YES オノ・ヨーコ」展の出品作品、《東京のウィッシュ・ツリー(願かけの木)》が、オノさんから当館に贈られ、美術館の庭に植樹されました。オノさんは毎年12月9日に、多くの方が美術館を訪れ、願いを書いてこの作品に参加下さることを希望しています。 今年は12月9日(火)の10時から17時まで、美術館でこの作品に願い札を下げることができます。是非ご参加ください。オノさんの来館の予定はありませんが、願い札はアイスランドの《イマジン・ピース・タワー》におさめるためオノさんのもとに送られます。 Wish Tree for Tokyo, first on view in YES Yoko Ono spring 2004 at MOT, has been planted in the museum's sculpture garden. The work has been donated by the artist to the Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo for its permanent collection. Each year on December 9th, Yoko Ono invites the public [...]

2014-11-03T17:48:03+00:00 November 3rd, 2014|Wish Trees|