|The First Art Newspaper on the Net
||Established in 1996
|| Friday, June 23, 2017
|Yoko Ono to Mark John Lennon's 70th Birthday in Iceland |
In this March 16, 1972 file photo, John Lennon and Yoko Ono leave a brief deportation hearing in New York at the offices of the Department of Immigration and Naturalization. Yoko Ono is planning a series of events in Iceland to mark what would have been John Lennon's 70th birthday. The artist and peace campaigner will light the Imagine Peace Tower illuminated memorial, located on the island of Vioey near Icelandic capital Reykjavik, on Oct. 9, 2010. AP Photo/Tony Camerano.
NEW YORK (AP).- Yoko Ono is planning a series of events in Iceland to mark what would have been John Lennon's 70th birthday.
The artist and peace campaigner will light the Imagine Peace Tower illuminated memorial, located on the island of Vioey near Icelandic capital Reykjavik (RAY'-kyuh-vik), on Oct. 9.
A special performance by the Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band will follow the ceremony.
Lennon's widow is also expected to present awards from the Lennon Ono Grant for Peace, created to honor the former Beatle's peace activism.
Lennon was fatally shot outside the couple's Manhattan apartment building on Dec. 8, 1980.
Copyright 2010 The Associated Press.
August 29, 2010
Large, Space-filling Installations by Italian Artist Monica Bonvicini Fill Kunsthalle Fridericianum
Kate Newby Presents First Institutional Solo Exhibition in Europe
Daniel Buren Creates an Impressive Mirror-Installation for "Synagoge Stommel
Norton Museum of Art to Exhibit Painting by Van Gogh on Loan from National Gallery
Hammer Museum Opens Tom Marioni's First One-Person Exhibition in Los Angeles
Cuban Artist Carlos Garaicoa Makes Amends at USFCAM Tampa
Exhibition at the Nasher Museum of Art Explores the Culture of Vinyl Records
Ostrale 010: International Exhibition of Contemporary Arts Opens in Dresden
Austin Museum of Art Present New Works by Okay Mountain Collective
Guernsey's Presents Two Unique Auctions Under One Roof at Park Avenue Armory
Cake Britain: The World's First-Ever Edible Art Exhibition
LE BAL: A New Venue for the Document-Image to Open in Paris
Top Street Artists to Star in New Urban Art Fair to be Held in London
Yoko Ono to Mark John Lennon's 70th Birthday in Iceland
Native American & Eskimo Works at Auction at Bonhams & Butterfields
Dallas Contemporary Announces Music Performance to be Held in October
Architectural Gems Languish on California Home Market
Even Under Renovation and Expansion, the Stedelijk Museum Opens a Major Exhibition
Anne Morgan's War: Rebuilding Devastated France, 1917-1924 Opens Next Week
Group Wants to Open Historic Albert Kahn Designed Ford Plant for Tours
Tangible Signs of Life to Arrive at 9/11 Memorial in New York
Tony Cragg in 4D: From Flux to Stability at the International Gallery of Modern Art in Venice
Exhibition Brings Together Beautiful, Playful, Whimsical, and Glowing Sculptural Artworks
The Kimbell Art Museum Presents "Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea"
Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg Presents Exhibition of American Impressionist Paintings
Local Couple Build Round House for Protection Against the Winds
Swann Galleries Presents "Scenes of the City: Prints, Drawings & Paintings of New York 1900 - 2000"
The Magnificent Cellar of Marcus D. Hiles to Be Offered at Sotheby's Hong Kong
Most Popular Last Seven Days
1.- Art community remains divided over Caravaggio found in French attic
2.- Stedelijk Museum presents a snapshot of Rineke Dijkstra's photographic and video work
3.- Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens mourns death of Dina Merrill
4.- Exhibition of new paintings by Gerhard Richter opens at Albertinum in Dresden
5.- 18th-century French paintings from across America on view at National Gallery of Art
6.- Major retrospective of Robert Rauschenberg opens at the Museum of Modern Art
7.- Canaletto exhibition reunites two of the Venetian master's greatest series of paintings
8.- King Tutankhamun's bed, chariot paraded through Cairo to new home
9.- Junk sale diamond ring bought for £10 worth a fortune
10.- Exhibition sheds light on one of the most pressing issues of the 21st century: What will we eat in the future?
Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .
|Royalville Communications, Inc|
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.