Art

Art

By: Claudy 21-11-2018

For Restaurant Mokum NYC on Amsterdam Avenue Dutch artist Claudy Jongstra, recently named Visual Artist of the Year 2019, created Botanical Fresco.

  • Restaurant MOKUM New York City, commissioned by Matthew Baird Architects, U.S.A. 2018
  • Size (m): 12.15 x 1.15
  • Material: Wool Drenthe Heath Sheep, Silk, Mohair, Linen
  • Pigments: Madder, Woad, Onion Skin, Walnut
  • Photo credit: Liz Clayman, Jeroen Musch and Studio Claudy Jongstra
  • https://vimeo.com/304571448

Art

By: Claudy 02-11-2018

For an elegant private residence in New York City this earthy colored, organic shape, Rooted, was created. Subtly contrasting with the classical architecture and sophisticated atmosphere the colorful richness of the fecund soil has been fused into a variety of rough and refined textures in natural fibers.

  • Private residence New York City, U.S.A. 2018
  • Size (m): 4.50 x 1.60
  • Material: Wool Drenthe Heath Sheep, Silk
  • Pigments: Alkanet, Madder, Onion Skin, Walnut, Indigo
  • Photo credit: Jeroen Musch

Art

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