//Imagine All The People

John Lennon – IMAGINE book for Amnesty International, illustrated by Jean Jullien

For the first time ever, the immortal lyrics of John Lennon’s 'Imagine' have been transformed into a children’s picture book illustrated by award-winning artist Jean Jullien. Created for Amnesty, 'Imagine' follows one little pigeon on a journey to spread peace around the world, to every bird no matter what their shape or size. [...]

2017-08-16T10:24:12+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Amnesty International|

Yoko Ono’s 2016 Courage Awards For The Arts

Yoko Ono Lennon is very pleased to announce this year’s Courage Awards for the Arts, which will take place on May 8th at a private ceremony in New York City. This year’s recipients are: Laurie Anderson and former Guantánamo prisoner Mohammed el Gharani for their collaborative work HAEBUS CORPUS, performed last October at the Park [...]

2016-12-12T11:48:58+00:00 February 19th, 2016|Imagine All The People|

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|

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|

Anti-Fracking links

Yoko Ono message to Governor Cuomo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eph0kUgHUNg Yoko Ono visits Dimock PA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYRKvLGFFm8 IMAGINE NO FRACKING: ‘Let’s Give Clean Water a Chance’ by Yoko Ono http://imaginepeace.com/archives/19633 TV Ad: Gimme Some Truth about Fracking – Gov Cuomo – Don’t Frack New York http://imaginepeace.com/archives/19387 IMAGINE N.Y. WITHOUT FRACKING by Yoko Ono Lennon http://imaginepeace.com/archives/19236 Dimock: “I was there. [...]

2014-09-23T04:53:08+00:00 September 23rd, 2014|Imagine All The People|

Liverpool Anti-Fracking Demonstration – Wed 17 Sept 2014, 4-6pm – Liverpool Town Hall

Liverpool Anti-Fracking Demonstration Wednesday 17 Sept 2014, 4-6pm Liverpool Town Hall If you care about Clean water, air and land Increased climate change House values Increased traffic and industrialisation There will be a peaceful demonstration in conjunction with a 3000+ signature petition hand-in to Liverpool City Council to oppose and ban Fracking in Liverpool.

2014-09-15T09:08:35+00:00 September 15th, 2014|Imagine All The People|

Lennon-Ono Grant For Peace 2014 awarded to Jann Wenner, Jeremy Gilley, Art Production Fund & Jon Gnarr

Jeremy Gilley (Peace One Day), Doreen Remen & Yvonne Force Villareal (Art Production Fund), YOKO ONO, Jón Gnarr (previous Mayor of Reyjkavik), Dagur Bergþóruson Eggertsson (current Mayor of Reyjkavik), Jann S. Wenner (Rolling Stone). Yoko Ono today presented the latest four recipients of the biennial Lennon Ono Grant For Peace on what would have been [...]

2014-10-16T06:29:54+00:00 September 1st, 2014|Awards, Imagine All The People|

Fold Orizuru Paper Cranes for Hiroshima Day – August 6th, 2014 by YOKO ONO #NoMoreHiroshima

HIROSHIMA, Japan - Artist Yoko Ono (R) and Hiroshima Mayor Kazumi Matsui hold up a folded paper crane in each hand at a peace event in the city of Hiroshima, western Japan, on July 30, 2014. The 81-year-old artist asked participants to spread to the world the experience of Hiroshima, which was devastated by [...]

2014-08-05T10:40:23+00:00 August 2nd, 2014|Imagine All The People|

OUR MOTHERS ARE BEAUTIFUL by Yoko Ono: for Mother’s Day, 11 May 2014

Upload your mother’s photo to our Facebook groupFlickr groupInstagram or Twitter. Add the tag #mmib. Write her name, a note about her, to her and to yourself. If it gets to be a love letter, a poem or a very long message or as long as a novel (!) that’s fine. Make sure to squeeze her with big hugs and kisses in your mind and send it with a sprinkle of  i ii iii Yoko Ono Lennon For UK Mothers Day: Sunday 30th March 2014

2014-04-22T08:46:55+00:00 May 11th, 2014|Artworks, Imagine All The People|

Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band to play The Park Stage at Glastonbury Festival on Sunday 29 June 2014; visit Yoko Ono’s WISH TREE FOR GLASTONBURY 2014

Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band will play The Park Stage at Glastonbury Festival on Sunday 29 June 2014. YOKO ONO'S WISH TREE FOR GLASTONBURY 2014 If you are going to Glastonbury Festival this year, please visit The Ancient Oak in The Green Kids Field, where you can add your wishes to Yoko Ono's WISH TREE. [...]

Buy Freedom Candles by Coarse on eBay for Amnesty International

Ogilvy & Mather London has launched a powerful campaign for Amnesty International, a global movement for human rights. The campaign entitled “Freedom Candles” features 30 limited edition candles by an acknowledged artistic duo—Mark Landwehr and Sven Waschk—known as ‘coarse’. The idea of the project is explained in a short film. When each candle is burned, [...]

2014-04-22T11:48:06+00:00 April 22nd, 2014|Amnesty International, Imagine All The People|

Bloomberg Philanthropies Makes $5 Million Impact Investment in Little Sun, Creators of Solar-Powered Lamps Delivering Light to Off-Grid Populations in Africa

NEW YORK (April 22, 2014) – Bloomberg Philanthropies today announced a $5 million impact investment in Little Sun, creators of portable, solar-powered lamps designed by cofounders: artist Olafur Eliasson and engineer Frederik Ottesen. The company works with local entrepreneurs to sell its lamps to households where electricity is scarce or unavailable, at prices that are affordable [...]

2014-04-22T09:43:04+00:00 April 22nd, 2014|Imagine All The People|

Tony Benn and his plaque to Emily Wilding Davison in the Houses of Parliament

This plaque to Emily Wilding Davison was put up in the Chapel of St Mary Undercroft by Tony Benn MP. Tony Benn said in the House of Commons in 2001: 'I have put up several plaques—quite illegally, without permission; I screwed them up myself. One was in the broom cupboard to commemorate Emily Wilding Davison, [...]

2014-04-18T01:24:11+00:00 March 18th, 2014|Imagine All The People, Yoko reads|