Project 120 Chicago Blog http://www.project120chicago.org/ Blog posts for Project 120 Chicago en-gb info@project120chicago.org Copyright 2018 Yoko Ono's 'Skylanding' installation inspires cutting-edge Chicago jazz http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/10/yoko-onos-skylanding-installation-inspires-cuttingedge-chicago-jazz skylanding.com, where the music will begin streaming on October 17.]]> Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:28:00 -0500 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/10/yoko-onos-skylanding-installation-inspires-cuttingedge-chicago-jazz In the News Yoko Ono on Chicago, her life, and her art http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/07/yoko-ono-on-chicago-her-life-and-her-art August 7th Chicago Tribune Magazine. The interview talks about her connection to Chicago, her life and art.]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 05:00:00 -0500 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/07/yoko-ono-on-chicago-her-life-and-her-art In the News The Wooded Island, a Place for Peace http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/07/the-wooded-island-a-place-for-peace Wed, 06 Jul 2016 01:51:00 -0500 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/07/the-wooded-island-a-place-for-peace In the News Jackson Park: Sacred Cows and Holy Beavers http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/06/jackson-park-sacred-cows-and-holy-beavers Wed, 15 Jun 2016 01:45:00 -0500 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/06/jackson-park-sacred-cows-and-holy-beavers In the News SKYLANDING by Yoko Ono coming to Jackson Park, Chicago in Fall 2016 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/06/sky-landing-by-yoko-ono-coming-to-jackson-park-chicago-in-fall-2016 JACKSON PARK, CHICAGO, Coming Fall 2016 - SKY LANDING, the First Permanent Public Art Installation by Yoko Ono in the Americas, Representing a Lifelong Mission for Peace.]]> Sun, 12 Jun 2016 12:00:00 -0500 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/06/sky-landing-by-yoko-ono-coming-to-jackson-park-chicago-in-fall-2016 Project Updates Phase 2 – 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/05/phase-2--1893-worlds-columbian-exposition Olmsted helped select the location of the fairgrounds, stressing that views of Lake Michigan should provide the backdrop for the fair and noting the unfinished state of Jackson Park. Rising from the ashes of the 1871 Great Fire, he recommended holding the World’s Columbian Exposition of 1893 there.]]> Sun, 15 May 2016 20:41:00 -0500 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/05/phase-2--1893-worlds-columbian-exposition South Parks History Why Cherry Blossom Trees in Jackson Park? http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/04/why-cherry-blossom-trees-in-jackson-park th Anniversary of the gift of the Phoenix Pavilion, and renew Chicago's commitment made to Japan in 1893 and again in 1935 to preserve the site as a place for visitors to learn about Japan and experience and explore Japanese culture. ]]> Thu, 21 Apr 2016 07:22:00 -0500 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/04/why-cherry-blossom-trees-in-jackson-park South Parks History 1893 Dedication of the Phoenix Pavilion on the Wooded Island http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/03/1893-dedication-of-the-phoenix-pavilion-on-the-wooded-island Thu, 31 Mar 2016 08:15:00 -0500 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/03/1893-dedication-of-the-phoenix-pavilion-on-the-wooded-island South Parks History Geoffrey Baer answers viewer question about the history of the Japanese garden http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/01/geoffrey-baer-answers-viewer-question-about-the-history-of-the-japanese-garden Thu, 14 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/01/geoffrey-baer-answers-viewer-question-about-the-history-of-the-japanese-garden In the News Dancer Sono Osato inspires Thodos' new 'Journey' http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/01/dancer-sono-osato-inspires-thodos-new-journey Wed, 06 Jan 2016 00:00:00 -0600 http://www.project120chicago.org/blog/2016/01/dancer-sono-osato-inspires-thodos-new-journey In the News