IMAGINE PEACE TOWER unveiling ceremony in Second Life on 09 Oct 09

‘I dedicate this light tower to John Lennon. My love for you is forever.’ Yoko Ono ‘Imagine all the people living life in peace’ John Lennon ‘A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality.’ Yoko Ono IMAGINE PEACE TOWER in Images from official IMAGINE PEACE TOWER Second [...]

Yoko Ono: Between The Sky and My Head [Gateshead, UK]

Major Yoko Ono Retrospective at Baltic by Brenda Burrell, The Photography Pages A big show like this hardly needs introduction and there’s room to be wary of promoting celebs, but do go and see this, do go. Much of her work brings forth unquantified emotion, some undoubtedly sentimental, but other pieces simply bring an unexpected rawness to [...]

2009-01-05T14:12:27-05:00January 1st, 2009|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: FLY [Shanghai, China]

Yoko Ono: FLY from Ke Center for the Contemporary Arts Yoko Ono-Fly Nov 23 - Dec 15, 2008 Exhibition Opening: November 22, 2008, 19:00 Kai Xuan Road 613-B, Shanghai, 200051 China Exhibition Concept and Curator: Yoko Ono Organized by Gunnar Kvaran and Biljana Ciric Presented by Ke Center for the Contemporary Arts Partner: [...]

2008-12-14T08:15:07-05:00December 8th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono: Wish Trees for Gateshead [Gateshead, UK]

As part of Enchanted Parks in Saltwell Park, Gateshead, (4-14 December 2008) Yoko Ono will present Wish Trees for Gateshead – where visitors are invited to express their hopes and dreams by writing wishes on paper and hanging them on one of the trees. Wishes from Wish Trees for Gateshead will be gathered at the [...]

2008-12-02T16:26:12-05:00December 1st, 2008|Wish Trees|


Wish Trees for Pasadena Move to their New Home Today Today the crepe myrtles that were part of the Wish Tree for Pasadena installation at One Colorado will be planted at their new, permanent home at Arlington Garden. Dedication is 10:00 A.M. ...The trees are being dedicated as a permanent contemplative grove at Arlington Garden in Pasadena. Arlington Garden is a [...]

2015-03-10T13:39:25-05:00November 16th, 2008|Feature, Imagine All The People, Wish Trees|

Akasaka Art Flower 08

A huge contemporary art exhibition, entitled "Akasaka Art Flower 08", was held from September 10th to October 13th, 2008 in Akasaka, Tokyo, Japan. (Website).  The artwork by many Japanese modern artists was displayed in various places in Akasaka, Tokyo - such as shopping streets, a shrine, at the sites where an elementary school and a [...]

2008-11-07T20:08:05-05:00November 4th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News, Wish Trees|

Visiting Mendips (Menlove Ave) and Forthlin Rd

The National Trust looks after two suburban houses in Merseyside, 20 Forthlin Road and Mendips. These unassuming houses are the childhood homes of two Beatles, Sir Paul McCartney and John Lennon. Visiting the Beatles houses in Liverpool is an absolute must for fans of the band of any ages. The tours provide a real insight [...]

2008-11-07T20:08:08-05:00November 3rd, 2008|Beatles News|

Growing Imagine Peace in Madrid

Dear Yoko; Do you remember the photos I sent you one year ago with my two pregnant friends that wrote IMAGINE PEACE on their bellies?: Well, from these Imagine Peace wishing bellies they have become:Imagine MATEO and Peace MARINA. They are almost one year old now, so we did a quiet IMAGINE PEACE BABIES PARTY [...]

2008-11-07T20:08:19-05:00October 24th, 2008|Imagine All The People|

Yoko Ono: Inside the mind of a lifelong outsider

by Louisa Buck, The Art Newspaper. Artist, musician, muse and all-round cultural icon, Yoko Ono has been making waves ever since she was involved with the Fluxus movement in the 1960s. Today she comes to the Frieze Art Fair to deliver a keynote lecture that underlines her continuing engagement with performative practice and audience participation. [...]

2008-11-07T20:08:33-05:00October 17th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions News, Interviews & Articles|

Yoko Ono: IMAGINE PEACE Featuring John & Yoko’s Year of Peace [Jersey City, NY, USA]

Yoko Ono exhibit opening at NJCU, Jersey City An opening reception will be held from 3 to 6 this afternoon at New Jersey City University in Jersey City for an exhibit of works by Yoko Ono that recall her and John Lennon's calls for peace. Ono spent the most public years of her life promoting a message of peace and love [...]

2011-08-11T16:38:14-05:00October 17th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions|

Group Show: Chanel’s Mobile Art [NY, USA]

Chanel Mobile Art 2.55 gets a 5 Cameron and I like free stuff in the city, but as it turns out nothing in this city is ever really free. Chanel has sponsored a mobile art exhibit in Central Park at Rumsey Playfield near Bethesda Fountain. Artists, including Yoko Ono, designed their exhibits through inspiration of [...]

2008-11-07T20:08:42-05:00October 17th, 2008|Events & Exhibitions|

IMAGINE PEACE TOWER : 9 Oct – 8 Dec 2008

click here to send your wish to the Tower by email or post your handwritten wishes on a postcard to: IMAGINE PEACE TOWER, PO Box 1009, 121 Reykjavík, Iceland. To the People of Iceland,    Today, on the birthday of John Lennon, please join me in praying for peace and stability for our planet. At 8:00 [...]

2012-01-13T15:09:53-05:00October 9th, 2008|IMAGINE PEACE TOWER|

Yoko Ono: FEMAIL

Jan/Feb 2008 Excerpts from Yoko’s fanmail replies. Imagine if you were in China and if there was a blonde blue eyed man walking. They might call out "Hey, Brad, where's Angelina?!" You'll be surprised what I have put up in my time, and still do. You will find what you want to do, when the [...]

2008-11-03T21:49:18-05:00February 29th, 2008|Written work|


TO THE WESLEYAN PEOPLE Yoko Ono 23 Jan 1966   To the Wesleyan People (who attended the meeting.) -a footnote to my lecture of January 13th, 1966 When a violinist plays, which is incidental: the arm movement or the bow sound? Try arm movement only. If my music seems to require physical silence, that is [...]

2008-10-24T11:10:32-05:00January 23rd, 1966|Written work|
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