Rowena Morrill

(b. 1944)

Rowena A. Morrill is an American artist of SF and fantasy. Her monographs included The Fantastic Art of Rowena, Imagine (in France), Imagination (in Germany), and The Art of Rowena. Her work has also been included in several anthologies, including Tomorrow and Beyond and Infinite Worlds.

She was Artist Guest of Honor for Chicon 7, the 70th World Science Fiction Convention, held in 2012. She was unable to attend due to health reasons.

She received some unwanted noteriety after the second Gulf War when it was discovered that Saddam Hussein had acquired a number of her paintings and hung them in his private "retreat".

Hugo nominations:

She also received the British Fantasy Award in 1984. She is credited under multiple names, including Rowena, Rowena Morrill, and Rowina Morril

Other Awards, Honors and GoHships:

See also http://www.sf-encyclopedia.com/entry/morrill_rowena