Margareta Magnusson was born in Gothenburg in Sweden. She has worked for many years as an artist and has had her work exhibited as far as Singapore and Hong Kong. She has death cleaned many times, for herself and others.
Margareta Magnusson and The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning in this Guardian longread on death, how we obsess over it and how we prepare for it: “Life will become more pleasant and comfortable if we get rid of some of the abundance.”
Margareta Magnusson is somewhere between 80 and 100 years old, she’s death cleaned for herself and many others, and here she explains a little about what death cleaning is, and why it’s such a positive, useful thing to do.