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The 9th IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

The 9th IMAGINE PEACE TOWER by Yoko Ono, Oct 9th 2015 We have lit the IMAGINE PEACE TOWER every year, now, for 9 years straight. I did not miss one year. In the beginning, I felt like it was vaguely a duty for me to come to promote World Peace. But I realized quickly that [...]

October 9th, 2015|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

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 [...]

November 3rd, 2014|Wish Trees|

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER lit on 7th August 2014 for Children of Israel & Palestine

On 7 August 2014, Yoko Ono Lennon requested Imagine Peace Tower be lit in remembrance of the children who have lost their lives in the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, hoping that the ceasefire will continue indefinitely, and no more innocent children will be harmed. IMAGINE PEACE TOWER 3am, 8/8/2014 MESSAGE FROM YOKO ONO LENNON Dear Friends As [...]

August 7th, 2014|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

18 FEB: HAPPY BIRTHDAY YOKO!

Message from Yoko Ono: Don't give up on our beautiful planet. Use your healing power and make it well. World Peace is around the corner. I love you! yoko Tonight is Yoko Ono's birthday! IMAGINE PEACE TOWER is lit in tribute and the Northern Lights are shining bright! See it all LIVE & send in your [...]

February 18th, 2014|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, Written work|

Yoko Ono relights IMAGINE PEACE TOWER

On 9th October 2013, Yoko Ono relit IMAGINE PEACE TOWER in memory of John Lennon. CHESHIRE CAT CRY I’m rolling in your dreams Listening to your screams Cheshire Cat Cry The River is dry We the expendable people of the United States Digging our own ditches While the Dead in the trenches Are covered with [...]

October 11th, 2013|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

Wish Tree for Härjedalens Kulturcentrum (Härjedalen, Sweden)

Hello! In the sparsely populated and highest elevated county of Sweden, Härjedalen, covered by endless forests and milions of trees one tree became a special one: Yoko Ono' s Wish Tree, standing in front of the modern art and cultural center "Härjedalens Kulturcentrum" (harjedalenskulturcentrum.com) between November 15th and December 15th. In Härjedalen, a county with [...]

December 21st, 2012|Wish Trees|

Wish Tree for Gabriella Ngugi, Walker School, London, UK

Dear Yoko Ono, Please accept our wishes and messages for the IMAGINE PEACE TOWER. Our school suffered a great loss on Tuesday 4th December 2012, when we lost one of our wonderful children. Gabriella Ngugi was a part of our family and her loss has touched every child, staff member and parents in our school [...]

December 21st, 2012|Wish Trees|

Wish Tree: Preparatoria Emiliano Zapata, Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa, Mexico

Our story about the wish tree: BACKGROUND: We implemented this activity in our school: Preparatoria Emiliano Zapata which belongs to Universidad Autónoma de Sinaloa (a big public university en the state od Sinaloa in Mexico, our country). We did it before a festival we organize every year remembering John Lennon, where we refer to his [...]

April 15th, 2012|Wish Trees|

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER to be relit 20-27 March at 8pm

To celebrate the first week of Spring and John & Yoko's 43rd wedding anniversary, The City of Reykjavík will be relighting Yoko Ono's artwork IMAGINE PEACE TOWER from 8pm until midnight, every night from 20th-27th March 2012.

Join us live at http://IMAGINEPEACETOWER.com where you can send your wishes & watch live at these times:

        8pm - 12pm Liverpool & London
        4pm - 8pm New York
        1pm - 5pm Los Angeles
        5am - 9am Tokyo

March 19th, 2012|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER to be lit on Feb 18th by the City of Reykjavík to celebrate Yoko Ono’s birthday

  The City of Reykjavík has decided to light IMAGINE PEACE TOWER on Ms. Yoko Ono’s birthday February 18th, 2012. The Mayor Mr. Jon Gnarr, says that on behalf of the City he wishes to thank Ms. Ono for her dedication to peace and friendship to Reykjavik: “Reykjavík is honored that Ms. Yoko Ono chose [...]

February 16th, 2012|Events & Exhibitions, IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, YOKO ONO|

Selkirk College Peace Studies: An Alternative Timeline of History & Wish Tree

Selkirk College Peace Studies students put on a display called ‘An Alternative Timeline of History’, on Nov 29, 2011. What made this timeline unique is that is showed historical events highlighting nonviolence. Many of the history books and traditional timelines we learn from feature wars, conquests and military heroes, whereas this timeline displayed history from [...]

December 18th, 2011|Wish Trees|

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

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 [...]

October 24th, 2011|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|