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A real love for his art

by Janice De Jesus, Contra Costa Times For decades, the name John Lennon has been instantly associated with The Beatles, and with music. But very few know him as an artist and, hence, few people have seen his artwork. As he was creating music, the artist Lennon very few people knew about continued to draw, [...]

December 11th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

John Lennon Art in Auckland, New Zealand

A collection of John Lennon's art, including a new work selected by Yoko Ono for world premiere, will be exhibited at Ferner Galleries Parnell next month, the only venue in New Zealand to host the exhibition. WORKS WILL BE ON SALE FOR 10 DAYS ONLY Lennon is remembered for his music but he began drawing [...]

December 6th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

John Lennon Art Exhibition [Perth, Australia]

Includes three world premiere releases Gallery 360 will be exhibiting over 70 Limited edition prints and hand written lyrics by John Lennon, with the co-operation and assistance of Yoko Ono Lennon. The exhibition will open on Friday 24 October and run every day until Sunday 2 November. The gallery is open 8.30 -5.30 Mon-Wed and [...]

October 24th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions|

Ono Celebrates Lennon’s 68th with “Imagine Peace” Exhibit

By Jen Carlson, Gothamist Last night (on what would have been his 68th birthday), the Openhouse Gallery in SoHo opened their exhibit "Imagine Peace," displaying over 100 of John Lennon's drawings. The installation will be around through the weekend, and it'll cost you $2 to get in, with the money going towards City Meals-on-Wheels. Featuring "Lennon’s characteristic drawings in hand-signed [...]

October 10th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

IMAGINE PEACE at OPENHOUSE, NEW YORK

Starting on Thursday night, some of John Lennon's art - including a few pieces never seen before - will be put on display at a Manhattan gallery by Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono. "Imagine Peace," at the Openhouse Gallery in SoHo will feature more than 100 works created between 1968 and 1980. Some of it will [...]

October 9th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|

Being John Lennon

Yoko Ono discusses the artistic life of John Lennon and his evolution as an icon I always knew I was going to make it, but I wasn’t sure in what manifestation,” said John Lennon in a 1980 Playboy interview. “I used to read the reviews of books and art and music before I ever put [...]

September 25th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News, Interviews & Articles|

THE ARTWORK OF JOHN LENNON IN BOULDER

This Friday through Sunday (September 26 – 28), fans of John Lennon have a unique opportunity to view pieces of his artwork through Yoko Ono presents Working Class Hero – A Look into John’s Life through his Artwork.  The exhibit (located at 902 Pearl St. in Downtown Boulder) will feature over 100 pieces of art [...]

September 24th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News|