Artworks


  • Back Off Boogaloo (1976) Back Off Boogaloo (1976)
  • But-I’m-One-Of-Your-Biggest-Fans-(1979)-min But I’m One Of Your Biggest Fans (1979)
  • The-City-In-My-Heart-(1969)-min The City In My Heart (1969)
  • Double-Fantasy-1977-drawing-min Double Fantasy 1977
  • Happy-Xmas Happy Xmas
  • Imagine Peace (1977) Imagine Peace (1977)
  • Multiple Self Portrait (1968)
  • Love (1977) Love (1977)
  • Tokyo Summer Of 77 (1977) Tokyo Summer Of 77 (1977)

Exhibitions


Yoko Ono – Yoko Plus Me, Lisson Gallery (1967)

  • Air Bottles (1967)

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Acorn Event, International Group Sculpture Show, Coventry Cathedral (1968)

  • 2 x Acorns in paper cups
  • Metal plate inscribed ‘Yoko by John Lennon / John by Yoko Ono / Some time in May 1968’
  • Circular white tree seat

Yoko Ono – Four Thoughts, Arts Lab (May 1968)

  • Build Around It (1968)

John Lennon – You Are Here, Robert Fraser Gallery (1968)

  • A large white canvas circle (approx 10 ft diameter) with ‘you are here’ written in the centre in John’s handwriting.
  • On a white pedestal – A jar full of ‘you are here’ badges to take away
  • On a white pedestal – A white busker’s fedora hat with ‘FOR THE ARTIST. THANKYOU.’ written on it in pen, with loose change inside
  • A hidden camera, filming people’s reaction to the artworks
  • A grouping of (approximately 12) Charity collection boxes (as a diversion)
  • 365 White Balloons, with tags, given to visitors, many launched by John on the day.
  • A bike from students at Hornsey Art College
  • John’s shoes with a note saying “I take my shoes off to you”

Concert: Alchemical Wedding, Royal Albert Hall, London (Dec 1968)

  • Bag Event

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Bed-In Event, Amsterdam (1969)

  • Two person event for Peace

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Acorn Event, Worldwide (1969)

  • 2 x Acorns in engraved plastic container
  • Letter to foreign dignitary

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Bed-In Event, Montreal (1969)

  • Two person event for Peace

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – ‘An Evening with John & Yoko’, Institute of Contemporary Arts, London (1969)

  • Bag Event
  • Showing of films whilst hidden cameras filmed the audience reaction
  • Films shown: Self Portrait, Rape, Mr & Mrs. Lennon’s Honeymoon, Two Virgins, Smile.
  • Audience Participation Pack includes: wooden spoon & sandwich tin (noise makers) signed by John and Yoko, ‘Love and Peace’ flyer, Ono ‘Danger Box’ / Lennon ‘Build Around it’ perspex case, Lennon ‘fold it nine times’ paper sheet (creased where folded), New Cinema Club booklet, ‘Love and Peace = Bagism’ postcard of John & Yoko in Paris, John Lennon Diary, ‘You are Here’ booklet, two promo photographs, ‘Rape’ flyer, 8-page promo booklet, single sheet programme schedule.

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – War Is Over Billboard Event (1969)

  • Billboards with the inscription “WAR IS OVER! IF YOU WANT IT Happy Christmas from John & Yoko” were placed in 11 cities worldwide: New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, Rome, Athens, Amsterdam, Berlin, Paris, London, Tokyo and Hong Kong, along with leaflets, posters, newspaper advertisements and radio announcements.

Group Show: FluxFest, Greenwich Village, NY (1970)

  • Over 9 weeks at Joe Jones ‘Tone Deaf Music Store’, 16 N Moore St., NYC
  • Opening. Come as John Lennon or Yoko Ono; Grapefruit FluxBanquet.
  • Do It Yourself, by John & Yoko + All
  • Two Eggs
  • Tickets by John Lennon & FluxTours
  • Measure by John and Yoko + HiRed Clinic
  • Blue Room by John + Yoko and FluxLiars
  • Needle
  • 4 Spoons
  • Weight & Water by John + Yoko + FluxFaucet
  • Capsule by John & Yoko + FluxSpacemen
  • Portrait of John Lennon as a Young Cloud by Yoko and everybody
  • The Store by John and Yoko + FluxFactory
  • A collection of New York ticket machines.
  • Exam by John & Yoko & FluxSchool

Group Show: Ozjets d’Art, Clytie Jessop Gallery, London (1971)

  • Number 9 Open/Shut

Group Show: Art Spectrum, Alexandra Palace (1971)

  • For Those Who Do Not Want To Touch J.L ’68 (plastic glove dispenser)

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – This Is Not Here, Everson Museum, NY (1971)

  • Needle
  • Reclining Nude
  • Baby Grand Guitar for Yoko ’69
  • 4 Spoons
  • This window is 5ft wide
  • This sphere is a part of a straight line
  • Get out when the room turns blue
  • You are here
  • Kinetoscope
  • Pinball Machines
  • Metal Slug Dispenser
  • Juke Box
  • LENNON TOURS TICKETS
  • 15 hour walking tour around Manhattan Island
  • 20 hour bicycle trip to New York City
  • 40 day trip by local buses to Rio De Janeiro
  • 9 hour round trip by bus to Cape May, N.J.
  • all inclusive 4 day stay in Greenland
  • one way ticket to Fort Chima, Hudson Strait
  • one way ticket to Goose Bay, Labrador
  • one way ticket to North Siberia
  • one way ticket to Statue of Liberty on the last ferry
  • one way trip to Ginger Island
  • overnight stay in Bronx Zoo, N .Y .C.
  • reservation to a future trip to the moon
  • ticket to Fillmore East, N.Y.C.
  • ticket to Perham’s Opera House, New York City
  • tour to Betty Rollins legs panorama
  • tour to Cortland Alley, New York City
  • visit Al Steckler for a free record
  • visit Allan Klein for a free swim in his pool
  • visit Gene Sherman with request for expenses
  • visit Gloria Swanson 5 minutes before curtain time
  • visit Harold Syder for free problems
  • visit Howard Smith to interview him
  • visit John & Lee Eastman to give your copyrights away
  • visit Pete Bennett to have your photo taken with him
  • visit Pres. Nixon in Washington
  • visit the House of Commons in 1885
  • visit the Queen at Buckingham Palace
  • Napoleon’s bladder & flowers (as part of Yoko Ono’s Water Event)

Yoko Ono – Free Time (1971)

  • Performance art pieces by Yoko Ono, performed by Yoko Ono, John Lennon & Jonas Mekas. Excerpts from ‘The Grapefruit In The World Of Park’, Question Piece, Fly, Draw Circle, Bagism, Sweep Piece, Promise Piece, Wrapping Piece.

 

Group Show: Spike Milligan’s Invisible Animals, Tyron Gallery, London (1971)

  • Artwork by John Lennon

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Declaration of Nutopia (1973)

  • Two person event to Surrender to Peace and protest John’s Deportation Order

Group Show: 13th Annual New York Avant Garde Festival At World Trade Center, New York (1977)

  • Ono and Lennon’s skywriting Wish Poem (listed in program)

John Lennon & Yoko Ono – ‘A love letter from John and Yoko to People Who Ask Us What When and Why’ (1979)

  • Full-page ad in New York Times and Los Angeles Times