Simrishamn Gittan Jönsson

Simrishamn, Bruksgatan

The ”Tegelbruket” flats on Bruksgatan, in Simrishamn, were built in the 1970s, and given additional storeys in 2009. One of the end walls will be providing the canvas for a huge mural of Gittan Jönsson’s ”Woman with Vacuum Cleaner”. [put_wpgm id=8]

Gittan Jönsson

Gittan Jönsson, Sweden

Gittan Jönsson, 66, established herself in the 1970s with her satirical paintings, which combined a playful touch with a feminist message. She is perhaps most famous for two female characters, the Plate Thrower, and Woman with Vacuum Cleaner