Category / Medium: Egg Tempera
Encaustic and Cold Wax
Favorite nearby restaurant: S F Tea House
Artist and educator Monika Steinhoff, works in egg tempera, encaustic, cold wax and
is a print maker as well. Her paintings are a mirror to reality - social, political, and spiritual - with a dose of sense of humor. They have been described as magical, realism, narative and poetic. She has had numerous museum shows, two of which were solo shows and has been a gallery owner for over ten years. A participant in All Species/Earth Day Painted Mural, Santa Fe, 1989, 90; lead artist for youth mural "May the Forest Be With You" Santa Fe Mural Task Force, 1998. Member of Association Socially Engaged Artists, One of a Kind Artists Cooperative (president 1975-1978), Santa Fe Council Arts (artist's advocacy committee).