The Films of Yoko Ono (U. Iowa Museum of Art)

Tue 15 Mar 2011 - Events & Exhibitions

Film Series: YOKO ONO March 29, 2011, 7:00 p.m. Adler Journalism Building, Room E105 The fourth screening of the UIMA’s six-part film series features four films by the Japanese artist, musician, author and peace activist YOKO ONO who is known for her work in avant-garde art. Each of the six screenings pertains to a different […]

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Group Show: Noches Electricas (Gijón, Spain)

Tue 15 Mar 2011 - Events & Exhibitions

18 March 2011 – 12 Sept 2011 Laboral Los Prados, 121, 33394 Gijón (Asturias), España Teléfono: 985 185 577 Contactar Electric Nights takes its name from Les nuits électriques, a short film directed by Eugene Deslaw in 1928, in which he focused on city lights at night-time, sequencing street lamps, neon signs and shop windows of Paris, […]

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Join EARTH HOUR and turn off your lights at 8.30pm local time for 1hr on Saturday 26th March

Tue 15 Mar 2011 - Imagine All The People

Message from Yoko Ono regarding Earth Hour 2011: Dear Friends, In New York, The Empire State, The Chrysler Building, The UN building and in many of our homes, including my apartment, we all obeyed the EARTH HOUR 8:30 to 9:30 event faithfully. I am upset that so many large buildings leave their lights on over […]

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Yoko Ono backs fight against Mossley Hill children’s centre closure

Mon 14 Mar 2011 - Imagine All The People

John Lennon’s widow Yoko Ono has backed the fight against plans to close a children’s centre at the school he went to as a boy. Yoko, who made an emotional visit to the £1m Surestart centre at Dovedale school in Mossley Hill less than a year ago, said she “strongly supported” the campaign to keep […]

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Yoko Ono visits Children’s school in Fukushima – 6 Dec 2011

Thu 10 Mar 2011 - Imagine All The People

Yoko traveled to Fukushima today (6 Dec 2011) to visit a small elementary school. All 58 students of the school, including 30 children who transferred there after evacuating from their homes, greeted her upon arrival. After delivering a speech to give them hope, she invited them on to the stage one by one to give […]

 

We Are EQUALS – Daniel Craig, Judy Dench, Jane Goldman & Sam Taylor Wood – for International Women’s Day

JAMES BOND SUPPORTS INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY The two-minute short, specially commissioned for International Women’s Day, sees 007 star Daniel Craig undergo a dramatic makeover as he puts himself, quite literally, in a woman’s shoes. Directed by acclaimed ‘Nowhere Boy’ director/conceptual artist Sam Taylor-Wood, scripted by Jane Goldman (‘Kick Ass’) and featuring the voice of Dame […]

 

Sign The Petition & JOIN ME ON THE BRIDGE on the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day – 8th March 2011

Mon 07 Mar 2011 - Imagine All The People

There is no peace without women. More than anything, women in Afghanistan need security so that they can play a full part in rebuilding their country.
We demand that women have an equal seat at the negotiating table, and an equal voice in determining their future, and the future of their country. Sign this petition and join together on bridges on 8th March, International Women’s Day, alongside our sisters in Afghanistan and other war-torn countries across the world.

Group Show: Off The Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art (Chicago, USA)

Mon 07 Mar 2011 - Events & Exhibitions

Off The Beaten Path: Violence, Women and Art Chicago Cultural Center 77 E Randolph St (at Michigan Ave) Loop, Chicago (312) 742-1190 chicagoculturalcenter.org Subway: Red to Lake; Brown, Green, Orange, Pink, Purple (rush hrs) to Randolph Get directions Mon-—Thurs 8am-—7pm; Fri 8am-—6pm; Sat 9am—-6pm; Sun 10am—-6pm Twenty-nine contemporary artists from 25 countries address violence against women and their […]

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ONO: Move On Fast is #1 in the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play Chart

Thu 03 Mar 2011 - Discography, Music News

Yoko Ono continues her dance floor domination with her 6th consecutive #1 Billboard Hot Dance Club Play Chart-topper MOVE ON FAST. Featuring explosive mixes by Dave Aude, Digital Dog, Ralphi Rosario, Richard Morel, Chris The Greek, Emjae, Twisted Sound+Vision, DJ Yiannis, Nacho & Ivan and Timmy Loop Sitting atop the cream of the pop crop […]

Yoko Ono Lennon’s Courage Awards for the Arts 2011: Simone Forti, Jean-Jacques Lebel, Meredith Monk, Yvonne Rainer

Tue 01 Mar 2011 - Awards, Imagine All The People

The 2011 Courage Awards for the Arts were presented to Simone Forti, Jean-Jacques Lebel, Meredith Monk and Yvonne Rainer by Yoko Ono Lennon, at a private ceremony at The Modern, New York City, on Sunday, 27th February 2011. Yoko Ono Lennon said about this year’s awards: “I am very honoured to be giving the Courage […]

Save the United States Institute of Peace – House voted to cut all funding! Sign the petition! http://bit.ly/saveUSIP

Mon 28 Feb 2011 - Imagine All The People

Urgent Action: U.S. House votes to cut ALL FUNDING for U.S. Institute of Peace Message from The Peace Alliance: Dear Friends, On Thursday 17th February 2011, the new U.S. House voted to cut all funding for the United States Institute of Peace. All of it! To put it mildly, this is a stunning development that […]

Remembering John Lennon – All you need is love.. and a good Jewish lawyer – by Leon Wildes

Fri 25 Feb 2011 - Yoko reads

All you need is love — and a good Jewish lawyer by Leon Wildes, New Jersey Jewish Standard Dec. 8th 2010 marked the 30th anniversary of the death of John Lennon. The December 2010 edition of the Jewish Standard asked Leon Wildes, the immigration attorney for Lennon and Yoko Ono, to share his reminiscences and […]

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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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IMAGINE PEACE 2012 by Yoko Ono Lennon

Fri 18 Feb 2011 - Written work

IMAGINE PEACE 2012 Yoko Ono Lennon 18 February 2011 Dear Friends, Today, February 18th, 2011, I am 78. I know you are asking many questions on Twitter and elsewhere about what I am really like. It’s something I would love to know, too! One day it will suddenly dawn on us …maybe. The world situation […]

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Group Show: The Spirituality of Place (Savannah, GA, USA)

Thu 17 Feb 2011 - Events & Exhibitions

Yoko Ono: HELMETS (“Pieces of Sky”) Old helmets from the last wars, creating a strange forest of their own, with Pieces of Sky in each one of them. Take home a piece of sky. The Spirituality of Place “The Spirituality of Place” focuses on internationally acclaimed artists working in a variety of media who explore […]

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New version of IMAGINE wins a GRAMMY for Herbie Hancock, India Arie, Pink, Seal & Jeff Beck

Tue 15 Feb 2011 - Awards, Yoko listens

GRAMMY: Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals Herbie Hancock’s The Imagine Project. Song: Imagine, featuring Pink, Seal, India Arie. Congratulations to Herbie Hancock – awarded a GRAMMY for ‘Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals’ for his version of the John Lennon song “Imagine”, featuring vocals from India Arie, Pink, Seal and guitar work from Jeff Beck. He collected […]

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A ROSE IS A ROSE IS A ROSE – but it gets better – Happy Valentine’s Day! love, Yoko

Mon 14 Feb 2011 - Written work

A ROSE IS A ROSE IS A ROSE – but it gets better – Don’t ever give up on life. Life can be so beautiful, especially after you’ve spent a lot of time with it. Because then, life becomes like a lover you have been close to for so many years. You know it/him/her so […]

Yoko Ono and Kara Walker LIVE in Conversation at MoMA [NY, USA] 8th March 2011

Sun 13 Feb 2011 - Events & Exhibitions

Yoko Ono and Kara Walker in Conversation Tuesday, March 8, 2011, 6:30 p.m. Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1 The Museum of Modern Art 11 West 53 Street  New York, NY 10019 (212) 708-9400 |  Contact Us |  Hours Artists Yoko Ono and Kara Walker, whose work is represented in the exhibition Contemporary […]

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Group Show: Fluxfest (MoCA Chicago, USA)

Sun 13 Feb 2011 - Events & Exhibitions

Art Nurses performing works by Yoko Ono On Saturday, February 19, 2011 during “Fluxfest”, part of the the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago “Without You I’m Nothing: Interactions” the Day de Dada Art Nurses will be doing interpretations of several Yoko Ono scores from “Grapefruit: A book of instructions and drawings” along with their own […]

Oscar nominated GASLAND movie – director Josh Fox responds to attacks by Gas Industry

Tue 08 Feb 2011 - Imagine All The People

Dear Friends Here is my response to the recent Gas Industry attacks. I hope you can spread it around! I’d really appreciate it. Thanks!!!! Josh AN OPEN LETTER TO JOURNALISTS FROM GASLAND DIRECTOR JOSH FOX IN RESPONSE TO ATTACKS BY GAS INDUSTRY February 7, 2011 With the recent Oscar nomination of my documentary film GASLAND, […]

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