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 [...]

2014-03-03T13:11:10+00:00 February 18th, 2014|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, Written work|

Lou Reed

The last time I saw Lou was when we did a show together in New York to raise money for the victims of the Fukushima disaster. Lou's song was full of anger. I couldn't help asking why. Lou just smiled a warm smile. I will never forget that smile. Lou will always be in our [...]

2013-10-31T17:07:17+00:00 October 31st, 2013|Written work|

Magnet: Everything Was Beautiful – interview with Yoko Ono by Thurston Moore

EVERYTHING WAS BEAUTIFUL In a MAGNET exclusive, Yoko Ono talks family, art history and the revived Plastic Ono Band’s Take Me To The Land Of Hell with Thurston Moore. Portraits by Gene Smirnov We Americans aren’t very comfortable with avantgarde artists. Neither are most other cultures, taken all around, but there’s something distinctively American in [...]

2013-09-27T08:28:18+00:00 September 27th, 2013|Interviews & Articles|

On Hiroshima Day – August 6th, 2013 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 [...]

2013-08-05T04:27:18+00:00 August 5th, 2013|Written work|

Yoko Ono – ACORN – a new poetry and art book from OR Books

In her new book ACORN from OR Books, renowned artist and political activist Yoko Ono offers intriguing, enchanting exercises to open our eyes on better ways of relating to ourselves, each other, and the planet we co-habit. Throughout the book are drawings by Yoko, many never before seen. Paperback: $16/£11, Ebook: $10/£7 Print + Ebook: $20/£14. PRE-ORDER [...]

2013-04-14T10:18:57+00:00 April 14th, 2013|100 Acorns, Written work|

WNYC’s Spinning on Air’s 25th Anniversary with Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon, John Zorn, and Diane Cluck at The Greene Space

Sean Lennon and Yoko Ono talk about their fight against fracking in the state of New York. Join their voice by going to www.artistsagainstfracking.com to send a letter to Governor Cuomo. The event was hosted by the show's creator David Garland, and featured performances by, and conversations with, very special guests including Yoko Ono, Sean [...]

2013-03-03T03:44:31+00:00 November 16th, 2012|Interviews & Articles, Radio & TV|

Advocate.com: Yoko Ono Talks New Album, Marriage Equality, and the Election

At 79, Yoko Ono is releasing a new album, ONO.MIX, which features music that's both danceable and political. By Diane Anderson-Minshall, Advocate.com Yoko Ono is a woman of few words and many ideas, a groundbreaking and under appreciated pop culture icon, and she seems to find new ways to make her music and outsider art relevant and [...]

2013-01-29T06:54:03+00:00 November 6th, 2012|Interviews & Articles|

GOOD Spends International Day of Peace With Yoko Ono

Today marks the International Day of Peace. To celebrate, activist, artist, lover, and legend Yoko Ono has taken over Time Square, one of the most trafficked intersections in New York City to spread her message of world peace and nonviolent action. Ono's films entitled "Imagine Peace" will display this exact message in 24 difference languages. [...]

2012-10-09T05:01:13+00:00 October 9th, 2012|Interviews & Articles|

DuJour: Yoko Ono on her new Album, Art, and Sean Lennon

YOKO ONO ON HER NEW ALBUM, ART, AND SEAN LENNON 'Step to the future, if you like,' Ono tells DuJour By Adam Rathe, DuJour Just last week, Yoko Ono, the award-winning artist, accomplished musician, and cultural icon released YOKOKIMTHURSTON, a full-length album in collaboration with Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore of the legendary rock band Sonic Youth. [...]

2012-10-03T17:08:37+00:00 October 1st, 2012|Interviews & Articles|

Yoko Ono: An Invisible Flower

by Yale Breslin, Life and Times Yoko Ono created An Invisible Flower when she was just 19, at the very start of her artistic career. Her book, tells the story of an invisible beauty and the one special person, “Smelty John,” who catches sight of it. Written years before Yoko met John Lennon, An Invisible Flower offers a glimpse into the [...]

2012-08-18T05:46:22+00:00 August 18th, 2012|Written work|

Liverpool Echo: Yoko Ono celebrates Liverpool’s past, present and future in artwork for the ECHO

Yoko Ono celebrates Liverpool’s past, present and future in artwork for the ECHO by Catherine Jones, Liverpool Echo, 17 Aug 2012. LIVERPOOL’S status as a “world in one city” inspired the artwork created specially for today’s ECHO front page by Yoko Ono. The image, signed “love Yoko” by John Lennon’s 79- year-old widow, features a [...]

2012-08-17T09:28:00+00:00 August 17th, 2012|Interviews & Articles|

On Hiroshima Day – August 6th, 2012 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, sixty six years later, many victims of the violence of atomic weapons are still suffering, physically, in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. People [...]

2012-08-05T08:32:16+00:00 August 5th, 2012|Written work|