to Monica Sjöö's Memorial
welcome here to celebrate the life, work and extraordinary art of
This website was created by family and friends of Monica in
response to many requests to share her remarkable legacy of
paintings and writings.
Monica Sjöö (1938-2005) was one of the foremost artists of our
times. She also was an author and pioneer feminist scholar,
as well as a lifelong activist for peace, pagans, women, social
environment and her beloved Mother Earth.
We have a huge Sjöö
Art Gallery with 240 of her images, an
auto-biography, a complete online book, a great variety of her
articles, tributes and memories, photos and many other bits and pieces
Since her death
Monica's work seems to be gaining more recognition in her home
country of Sweden, where two recent exhibitions have been held
in conjunction with a seminar about her life and work. Read
about these in our Biography /On Going Events section.
May this online memorial allow old and new friends
to appreciate the rich variety of her work and be inspired by the
haunting beauty of images which can take us across dimensions of time and
For optimum visual enjoyment of this website we recommend you
click the F11 button on your keyboard which will give you a full
screen view in most Internet browsers. Click F11 again to restore
Please feel welcome to send in your comments and feelings about
her work or any memories you may have of Monica. We will then add
your contributions to our guest book.
For those of you who would like to purchase reproductions and
other available items: please click the shop link. Proceeds of any
sales will help support this website and keep it growing as a free
public resource. Donations are also welcome and will be put to
good use in working towards the dream of creating a permanent
exhibition of Monica's unique and important art.
hope you'll enjoy exploring the magic of Monica's art, her thought
provoking writings and some memories of her life.