Yoko Ono: IMAGINE PEACE billboard (Holly St & Sheam St (I-45N & I-10), Houston, Texas)

Yoko Ono’s billboard IMAGINE PEACE enlightens the Houston skyline Yoko Ono’s public masterpiece reissued to September events and 9-11 Memorial (An extension of "Positive Perceptions" exhibition in Colton & Farb Gallery - Houston) Billboard unveils September 5th, 2011 through mid-October North Freeway (I-45 North), 500 feet South of I-10, Houston, Texas On the 5th of [...]

2011-09-24T21:02:57-05:00September 24th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: WAR IS OVER! & IMAGINE PEACE billboards [London Ontario Live Arts, Canada]

Yoko Ono's billboard will be seen in Downtown London as apart of this year's LOLA Festival. (© Yoko Ono 2010) Yoko Ono is an award-winning multi-media artist and peace activist, who constantly challenges and stretches the traditional boundaries of sculpture, painting, theater and music. Her seminal performance art in the early 1960's, experimental films and [...]

2010-09-12T21:45:09-05:00September 12th, 2010|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: IMAGINE PEACE animated on 65ft LED Electronic Billboard – Group Show: PAUSE [The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, USA]

Yoko Ono exhibits IMAGINE PEACE at PAUSE. This innovative public art exhibit will transform The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas marquee into a large-scale digital canvas showcasing work from leaders in the contemporary art world. Viewers will instantly be transformed from the everyday buzz of the strip to a thought provoking moment of contemplation and reflection.

2010-08-06T14:09:04-05:00August 5th, 2010|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Some Enchanted Evenings (Nuite Blanche) [Toronto, Canada]

Some Enchanted Evenings A Scotiabank Nuit Blanche 5th Year Retrospective Exhibition September 20 to October 3, 2010 Scotia Plaza, 40 King Street West, East Lobby, Toronto, Canada [map] Four enchanted evenings, each so different, so appealing. Selected artworks by artists from Canada and around the world – video art, site-specific installations, sculpture, painting, multi-media performative [...]

2010-08-06T15:34:05-05:00August 5th, 2010|Events & Exhibitions News|

Group Show: Art Adds [Taxicabs, NYC USA]

Soon You Can Hail an Artist as You Hail a Cab By Carol Vogel, New York Times, 25 Dec 2009 Those moving advertisements atop taxis generally deliver not-so-subtle messages, like which airlines to fly or movies to see, who makes the sexiest blue jeans or the coolest sunglasses. High art they most certainly [...]

2010-01-28T06:49:48-05:00December 25th, 2009|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: DREAM [Milan, Rome, Venice, Florence, Bologna, Mestre, Padova & Verona, Italy]

Yoko Ono  DREAM (2009) To celebrate Yoko Ono receiving The 2009 Venice Biennale Lifetime Achievement Golden Lion, Luigi Bonotto's ArchivioBonotto has installed over 1000 Billboards in Italy - in Milan, Rome, Venice, Florence, Bologna, Mestre, Padova & Verona. Please add your photos of Yoko Ono's DREAM billboards to this Flickr group. www.flickr.com/groups/yokoonodream A dream you [...]

2009-07-05T08:50:53-05:00July 4th, 2009|Events & Exhibitions News|

Yoko Ono: IMAGINE PEACE billboard [Youngstown, Ohio, USA]

YOUNGSTOWN — A new version of Yoko Ono’s “Imagine Peace” billboard has been installed in downtown Youngstown at Wick Avenue and Wood Street [map]. It was installed by Youngstown State University’s McDonough Museum of Art. Billboards urging peace have been an important component of Ono’s artwork over the past 40 years, beginning in 1969 when [...]

2009-07-05T16:38:18-05:00June 24th, 2009|Events & Exhibitions|

IMAGINE PEACE billboard in Canton, Ohio

Out of the blue and without any announcement, Yoko Ono's "IMAGINE PEACE" billboard appeared in the city of Canton, Ohio, around the beginning of December 2008.  I heard this news from Dr. Kevin Concannon who is the curator of Yoko Ono's recent show, "Yoko Ono: IMAGINE PEACE Featuring John & Yoko's Year of Peace" from October 27th to December [...]

2009-01-03T07:42:09-05:00January 2nd, 2009|IMAGINE PEACE: CURRENT NEWS|

Blueprint For A Reprise

Blueprint For A Reprise by LYDIA FONG An Interview with Yoko Ono *** Many of us remember the scene: Yoko Ono, in a white sleeping gown, unmistakable long black hair framing her face, sitting in bed next to John Lennon in a hotel room packed with reporters, celebrities and activists. Tape recorder on and guitar in [...]

2008-11-05T07:43:58-05:00November 5th, 2008|Interviews & Articles|

Group Show: Nuite Blanche [Toronto, Canada]

Yoko Ono's career rehab complete Yoko Ono's rehabilitation from Beatles-buster to revered artist is now so thorough that no contemporary art season feels complete without some inclusion of her work or reference to her abiding influence. Just check out her work at Nuit Blanche tonight (even though she won't be on hand herself). "I am [...]

2008-10-26T19:23:42-05:00October 4th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions|

ONO – GIVE PEACE A CHANCE (2008 Remixes)

ONO: 'Give Peace A Chance' (The 2008 Remixes) are a group of digital releases from Mindtrain/Twisted Records available at Beatport.com & iTunes Music Store from 1 June 2008, the 39th anniversary of the historic original recording.  Following the massive critical and commercial success of Yoko Ono’s ambitious remix collections – Yes, I’m A Witch and Open Your Box (Mindtrain/Astralwerks) which paired [...]

2008-12-29T10:25:40-05:00June 1st, 2008|Discography, Yoko recommends|
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