About Monica

Monica L Edmondson, born 1963 Gällivare Sweden

Artist returning to the north of Sweden after a visual art degree from Canberra School of Art, Australian National University. Established a glass studio and workshop in Tärnaby 2002 for production of unique pieces for private and public spaces as well as exhibitions.

In the art work Sami culture converges with international influences, both technically and in concept, often inspired by the vast, white winter.

Experience in consultancy work within architecture and commercial design. For WHITE Arkitekter AB Umeå and Ågrenkonsult AB Gothenburg  – glass facade and design for ceiling for shopping mall in central Umeå Sweden.

Offer lectures and workshops in Swedish and English.

The hotworked, kilnformed and wheel cut glass are represented in permanent collections of a number of museums, including National Museum in Stockholm, National Gallery of Australia and Museum of Design and Applied Arts in Reykjavik Iceland. Art work has been part of exhibitions at home and abroad, for instance at National Gallery of Canada in Ottawa, Koganezaki Glass Museum at Shizuoka Japan, Venezia Aperto Vetro Italy and SOFA New York.

Curriculum Vitae

Photo: Mikael Rutberg