Imagine Peace Tower illuminated
IMAGINE PEACE TOWER on Viðey Island will be illuminated for the 13th time in a beautiful ceremony on Wednesday October 9th at 20:00.
The Icelandic musician Salóme Katrín will be peforming from 19:00-19:30 and the Icelandic musician Teitur Magnússon will perform from 20:30-21:00. The concert will take place in Naustið which is close to the Imagine Peace Tower.
Yoko Ono invites everyone to sail to Viðey Island free of charge.The first ferry will leave Skarfabakki at 17:30 and it will sail back and forth until 19:30. After the ceremony the first ferry sails at 20:30 from Viðey to Skarfabakki and until the island has been evacuated.
A free City Bus will run from Hlemmur bus terminal to Skarfabakki Pier from 17:15-19:00, and from Skarfabakki to Hlemmur from 20:40 and until the last ferry has arrived.
ATTENTION – WE ENCOURAGE EVERYONE TO DRESS APPROPRIATELY ACCORDING TO WEATHER.
The event is free of charge.
The Imagine Peace Tower is a work of art conceived by the legendary artist, musician and peace advocate Yoko Ono as a beacon to world peace. The work is in the form of a wishing well from which a strong and tall tower of light emerges. The words ‘Imagine Peace’ are inscribed on the well in 24 world languages.
The installation of the Imagine Peace Tower is a collaboration of Yoko Ono, Reykjavík City, Reykjavík Art Museum, Reykjavík City Museum and Reykjavík Energy.