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By: Claudy 03-11-2018

Studio Claudy Jongstra is thrilled to share our story with the world in a short film featured on the new Dutch website for the Triodos bank Nederland!

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By: Claudy 01-11-2018

“Soil is in fact a very vibrant, living community.” Fred Kirschenmann, TEDx Manhattan, 2012
Soil is the living skin of the Earth...this very thin layer where life is possible. ‘Symphony of the Soil’

  • Stone Barnes Center for Food and Agriculture, Pocantico Hills, NY, U.S.A. 2018
  • Living Soil is donated to Stone Barnes Center for Food and Agriculture by Studio Claudy Jongstra
  • Size (m): 8 panels, 1.37 x 0.76 each, 6.09 m all together
  • Material: Wool Sheep Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture
  • Pigments: Indigo, madder, onion skin, woad
  • Wooden frames, added natural acoustic material
  • Photo credit: Jeroen Musch

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By: Claudy 02-05-2018
The World Premiere of Studio Claudy Jongstra’s monumental sculptural installation features an assemblage of sixty hand-felted textile artworks that evoke a primal architectural impulse. Over the past 20 years, Jongstra has built an artistic practice intertwined with Dutch cultural heritage and the natural cycle of her local environment in rural Friesland.
  • Santa Maria dello Spasimo, Palermo, Collateral Event of Manifesta 12 in collaboration with Villa Valguarnera-Past Forward
  • Zeefgebouw (De Suiker), Energieweg 10, 9743 AN Groningen
  • Materials: wool of the Drenthe Heath sheep, merino wool, mohair, silk, cotton
  • Pigments: madder, cochineal, walnut
  • Photo credit: Jeroen Musch