May 26, 2009, 1:20 pm
Exhibition Of Photographs, Readings And Signings
Toronto: May 26 to June 2, 2009
Contact Photography Festival. Stephen Bulger Gallery, 1026 Queen St. West: Give Peace A Chance Exhibition of over 30 of Gerry Deiter%u2019s works. Open 24 hours during the festival. Prizes after 10 pm for those who come in a peace-themed bathrobe. www.bulgergallery.com
Liverpool, UK: May 26 to September 20, 2009
The Beatles Story Museum, Albert Dock: European premiere of over 30 powerful photographs by Gerry Deiter and text on the start of a world tour. www.beatlesstory.com
Bethel Woods Arts Center, N.Y. (Woodstock Festival) June 12 to September 7, 2009
Recently named as one of the best smaller museums in the U.S. by The New York Times, the exhibition will grace a new addition to this beautiful complex of indoor and outdoor performance venues in a historic location ( the site of Max Yasgur%u2019s farm of Wodstock Festival fame).
Vancouver International Jazz Festival: June 28 to July 5, 2009
25 framed images from Gerry Deiter%u2019s original 2004 Give Peace A Chance exhibition in the Studio at the Ironworks Gallery, 235 Alexander Street. Admission free or with concert ticket www.theironworks.com
Hornby Island Festival: July 30 to August 8, 2009
Montreal: April 2 to June 21, 2009
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts: Four of Gerry Deiter%u2019s images are part of Yoko Ono%u2019s Imagine: The Peace Ballad of John & Yoko, a comprehensive look at their actions to spread the message of peace and her art. Music, film, rarely-seen artifacts and more. Admission free.
New York City: May 12, 2009
8pm, Gershwin Hotel 7 East 27th Street: Give Peace A Song Cabaret: Gershwin Hotel in collaboration with artist/musician Neke Carson. Featuring guitar legend Gary Lucas and composer Steven Lynch. Reading and images from Joan Athey's new book Give Peace A Chance, many never seen before. Jazz, blues and special guests recapture the magic of Lennon songs and the spirit of 1969. Admission free. Benefit for music writer Paul Williams. Silent auction of select prints. Draw for book prizes. Beverages sponsored by Chang Beer.Info: firstname.lastname@example.org