Partly primitive, partly animal, partly magic, Claudy Jongstra's felt fabrics are unique in their rough sophistication.
(source: Lisa White).
"These modern, abstract tapestries display an intense connection with nature and a love of the earth. Claudy's alchemistic searching is down to earth, yet it does open a world that lies beyond the perceptible one. She is creating culture from nature and masters the processes and skills. With these works of art Studio Claudy Jongsta hopes to rouse the inner knowledge."
Art piece for the entry hall of the European Nikon head office in Amsterdam. The architect Moriko Kira designed the new interior of this famous architectural building of Aldo van Eyck. Studio Claudy Jongstra created the art piece of 17 unique small tapestries to bring some warmth and tactility in this main entry hall.