EXHIBITIONS

Upcoming Exhibitions:

Monica began solo exhibiting in the 1960's but after being threatened with prosecution for blasphemy and obscenity when she showed 'God Giving Birth'  in St Ives in 1971, she determined to exhibit with other women artists whenever she could. 
She participated in 30 solo and collective exhibitions internationally over 
her lifetime.
Since her death her work has been in 3 further exhibitions.
Monica's paintings have been used to illustrate the front covers of 9 books including 2 of her own. Many of her images have illustrated numerousbooks, magazines, journals, articles posters and audio cassettes all over the world.

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PAST EXHIBITIONS

Monica began solo exhibiting in the 1960's but after being threatened with prosecution for blasphemy and obscenity when she showed 'God Giving Birth'  in St Ives in 1971, she determined to exhibit with other women artists whenever she could. 
She participated in 30 solo and collective exhibitions internationally over 
her lifetime.
Since her death her work has been in 3 further exhibitions.
Monica's paintings have been used to illustrate the front covers of 9 books including 2 of her own. Many of her images have illustrated numerousbooks, magazines, journals, articles posters and audio cassettes all over the world.

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Date                Title of exhibition                                Venue

1964               Monica Sjoo (Solo)                                             Gallery 17, Bristol, UK

1967               Monica Sjoo (Solo)                                             Galleri Karisson, Stockholm, Sweden

1971               First Feminists Art Show                                    Woodstock Gallery, London,UK Group (Group)        

1973               Images of Womenpower                                  Swiss Cottage Library, London,UK (Group)

1973/4            Women's Lives  (Group)                                   Toured in Scandinavia at: 

                                                                                                   Lund's Kontshall Hamosand's Arts Museum,

                                                                                                   Helsinki, Finland Kunstnernes Hus,

                                                                                                   Oslo With Beverley Skinner at Bristol Art                                                                                                                                    College Kulturhuset, Hus, Oslo

                                                                                                   Stockholm, Sweden Malmo Arts Hall, Stockholm, Sweden

1975               Woman Power 

1975               Women Folk (Group)

1975               Images of Womanpower (Group)

1977               The Peoples Jubilee (Group)

1977               The World As We See It (Group)

1979-87          Woman Magic Celebrating the Goddess

                        Within Us (Group)

1984/5             Women Artists in Wales (Group)

1990                The Stones and the Goddess(Group)            Several venues in the United Arab Emirates
           

1994                 Fantasy - Exchange Exhibition with              Six venues in England : Plymouth Museum and Art Gallery

                         Arab Women Artists (Group)                         

1994/5              With Your Own Face On (Group)                  Nottingham Museum Art Gallery

1994                  Women's Rites (Solo)                                     The Blackie, Liverpool, UK

1994                  Solo Touring Exhibition                                  Skelleftea: Norden Museum
                                                                                                    Ana Nordlander Womens Arts Museum
                                                                                                    Lapland:  Boden's Konsthall
                                                                                                    Jokmokk

1997                  Sharjah Arts Bieniale (Group)                         United Arab Emirates

1998                  North Current (Group)                                    Varberg Museum, Sweden Waterman Arts Centre,                                                                                                                     London Gedok-Haus, Lubeck, Germany    

1998                  Heart is on the Left -Radical art in                 Gothenburg Arts Museum

                          Scandinavia 1965-1975 (Group)                     Uppsala Arts Museum
                                                                                                    Lulea Arts Museum

1998                  Malta and Beyond (Group)                             Quan Yin Gallery, Oakland, California, USA

1998                  Monica Sjoo (Solo)                                          Gaia Centre Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

1998                  11 Mara 11 (Group)                                         Dragonara Hotel, St Julian's, Malta

1999-2000         Solo Travelling Show                                      Austin Texas 

                                                                                                   Casa de Colores, Brownsville
                                                                                                   University of Texas, Arlington

2001                   Monica Sjoo (Solo)                                         Kebele Kulture Projekt, Bristol, UK

2001                   Monica Sjoo (Solo)                                         Skeleftea Women's Arts Museum, Sweden

2001                   Monica Sjoo (Solo)                                         Create Gallery, Bristol, UK

2001/2                Neolithia Arts Festival (Group)                     Malta, Gozo, Germany

2002                    Windows to Otherworlds (Group)               St Petersburgh State University, Russia

2003                    Nine Morgans (Group)                                 Glastonbury Goddess Conference, UK

2004                    Through Space and Time the Ancient        Hotbath Gallery, Bath, UK   

                            Sisterhoods Spoke to Me  

                            Monica Sjoo Retrospective  (Solo)    

POSTHUMOUS EXHIBITIONS


2006                  Monica Sjoo - Blessed Be (Solo)


2006-2007          Konstfeminism (Group)

                         Feminist Art from the 1960's - 2007




2007                  A Batalla dos Xeneros (Group)

Gallery 17, Bristol, UK


Galleri Karisson, Stockholm, Sweden


Woodstock Gallery, London,UK


Swiss Cottage Library, London,UK


Toured in Scandinavia at:

Lund's Kontshall

Hamosand's Arts Museum, Helsinki, Finland

Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo

With Beverley Skinner at Bristol Art College

Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden

Malmo Arts Hall, Stockholm, Sweden


Great Georges Project, Liverpool, UK


Alexandra Palace, London UK

Swiss Cottage Library,London, UK


20 Venues in England and Europe



Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Newport Arts Museum

Llandudno, Wales

Gaia Book Store Gallery, Berkeley, SF, USA


Several venues in the United Arab Emirates



Six venues in England : Plymouth Museum and Art Gallery

                                   Nottingham Museum Art Gallery

Blackie, Liverpool, UK


Skelleftea: Norden Museum

                 Ana Nordlander Womens Arts Museum

Lapland   :  Boden's Konsthall

                 Jokmokk


United Arab Emirates


Varberg Museum, Sweden 

Waterman Arts Centre,  London

Gedok-Haus, Lubeck, Germany   


Gothenburg Arts Museum

Uppsala Arts Museum

Lulea Arts Museum


Quan Yin Gallery, Oakland, California, USA


Gaia Centre Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden


Dragonara Hotel, St Julian's, Malta


Austin Texas

Casa de Colores, Brownsville

University of Texas, Arlington


Kebele Kulture Projekt, Bristol, UK


Skeleftea Women's Arts Museum, Sweden


Create Gallery, Bristol, UK


Malta, Gozo

Germany


St Petersburgh State University, Russia


Glastonbury Goddess Conference, UK



Hotbath Gallery, Bath, UK






Konstnarhuset, Stockholm, Sweden


Dunkers Kulturhus, Helsingborg

Liljevalchs Konsthall, Stockholm

Halsninglands Museum, Hhudiksvall

Goteborgs Konstmuseum, Gothenburg



Centro Galego de Arte Contemporanea, Santiago de Compostela, Spain