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"When the Japanese mend broken objects, they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold. They believe that when something's suffered damage and has a history it becomes more beautiful." -- Billie Mobayed

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Christo Creates The Largest Indoor Sculpture In History

Christo Creates The Largest Indoor Sculpture In History | Big Air Package. The new show--which opened on March 16--fills the Gasometer Oberhausen - a massive steel silo - with 61,000 square feet of ethereal white polyester.

“When the Japanese mend broken objects, they aggrandize the damage by filling the cracks with gold. They believe that when something’s suffered damage and has a history it becomes more beautiful.” -Babara Bloom

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Sea and sand frog mug from Clay Creature Comforts

I love this mug! Perfect filled with something hot an a fall day on the porch!

Standing Figure (Aloalo) with Superstructure [Madagascar; Malagasy (Mahafaly) people] (1998.317.1) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Head from the figure of a woman, ca. 2700–2500 b.c.; Early Cycladic I–II. Cycladic; Keros-Syros culture.

Mask (Pumbu) [Pende peoples culture]. Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20th century.

Case (Inrô) with Design of "The Hundred Horses" Period: Edo period (1615–1868) Date: 18th century Culture: Japan Medium: Lacquer, red ground, gold, silver, black, brown hiramakie, raden; Interior: nashiji and fundame

Animal-spouted pitcher, 9th–10th century Found at Iran, Nishapur, Sabz Pushan, 6D, Zir-i Zamin

Crucifix, 16th century (?) Democratic Republic of Congo; Kongo peoples Brass, wood