Tag: john lennon
Portillo’s State Secrets British National Archives
In January 1970 the first ever exhibit of Bag One by John Lennon took place at the London Arts Gallery 22 New Bond Street. The opening was raided by the Scotland Yard Vice squad and the prints were confiscated. The gallery owner was charged with Obscenity and a trial was held the next month.
Come Together: John Lennon’s illegal art
Confiscated in a Scotland Yard raid, John Lennon’s erotic drawings spent only a single day on display in London. Fifty years on, the explicit lithographs
Yoko Ono & John Lennon Artists Activists
Yoko Ono and John Lennon met in an art gallery. Being artists together was a central feature of their relationship. They were both influenced by