Background & Projects

Cora Jongsma, MA, Landscapehistory and Art

Landscaperesearcher | Visual Artist

Cora Jongsma (1968) studied Monumental Design at the academy ArtEZ and Landscape history at the University of Groningen (2017). She explores the making of land through the making of felt. Lines in landscape, representing human cultivating activities of recent and historical events are becoming visible in feltscapes.

Since 2011 she has taught as a tutor at several schools including Landscape architecture at the TU Delft, Academy Minerva, ArtEZ.


2022 Drents DNA, Assen, Nederland

2022 AiR in Örebro, Art in the Public Space, Örebro County, Sweden

Art Residency

2019 AiR The Farm Margaret River, Western Australia

2019 AiR Assens, Denmark

2018 Äskhult | Artist Residence, Art Inside Out Halland, Sweden

Selected exhibitions and workshops:

2019 Lecture and Workshop Cross over Project Landscape history, Architecture and Art history (RUG), Ballooërveld, Netherlands

2018 Ljochtstill | Eernewoude, Alde Faenen, Friesland

2018 Mapping the Ground | Grounding the Map, Zone2Source, Amsterdam

2017 Dwell, Act, Transform. Faculty of Art (RUG) and Academy Minerva Groningen

2017 Project Radius, Peergroup, Donderen

2017 Matterscape, Taskscape, Feltscape. Art-based landscape research, MA (RUG) Groningen

2016 Challenge Landschap 2070, Raad voor de Leefomgeving en Infrastructuur

2015 Karrensporen over het Ballooërveld, artistic research and BA

2013 Polders van Vilt, Museum Nieuwland Lelystad

2011 Tuinen van Mien Ruys, Dedemsvaart

2009 Architectuurcentrum Makeblijde

2008 Kwekerij Piet Oudolf

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