By: Claudy 24-05-2019

Studio Claudy Jongstra is a contemporary laboratory for the investigation of historical color-making technologies. Our most recent research focuses on the complex and mystifying creation of the famous Burgundian Blacks, lustrous and lasting tones
of black perfected by Flemish master dyers in the Burgundian- Habsburg Netherlands (c. 1430s - 1580s).

  • Photo ©Studio Claudy Jongstra


By: Claudy 16-05-2019
  • A Space For Being is a Google Design Studio exhibition for Salone del Mobile 2019, in collaboration with Muuto, Reddymade Architecture, and the International Arts + Mind Lab at Johns Hopkins University
  • Claudy Jongstra was commissioned by Reddymade Architecture & Design to create a specially art piece
  • Size (m): 16m x 1.30m
  • Materials: wool Drenth Heath, silk, mohair, linen
  • Pigmenst: madder, woad, onion skin, walnut
  • Photo credit ©Jeroen Musch
  • Model Claudia Buccellato Vozza


By: Claudy 16-05-2019

For Normandy, a new culinary hotspot in urban chic Maastricht, Claudy Jongstra designed a new artwork. A transparent movable partition of 3.25 meters high and 6 meters wide with a natural color palette of wool, for the garden room and the large cafe space.

  • Bar-Restaurent Normandy Maastricht, commissioned by Jo Coenen Architect, The Netherlands 2019
  • Size (m): 5 transparant movable partitions, 3.25 meters high and 6 meters wide
  • Material: natural color palette of Drenth Heath wool
  • Pigements: onion skin, woad, walnut
  • Photo credit ©Arjen Schmitz