FORUM ON EUROPEAN CULTURE
An initiative by DutchCulture & De Balie

Claudy Jongstra

Claudy Jongstra (1963, the Netherlands) is a Dutch artist, known for her art pieces and architectural installations from hand felted material. Working together with architects and clients around the world, she creates unique pieces for specific spaces and purposes. Claudy Jongstra’s oeuvre is founded on ethical values. Her work and life are inspired by stewardship, the promotion of bio-diversity and the preservation of a natural and cultural heritage. Her work is included in the collections of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam, the Museum of Modern Art New York, the Cooper Hewitt Design Museum in New York, the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles and the Frisian Museum in Leeuwarden.

Claudy Jongstra contributes to Heritage and Imagination – A Journey With Artists Through the European Landscape – June 3 15:00 in De Balie