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Kintsugi: Saving Broken Ceramics With Gold

the japanese art of repairing with gold to create a perfectly imperfect piece of beauty
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“As every Japanese has realized, the waves can take away a great deal from us,” says artist Tomomi Kamoshita. But it is also true that we greatly benefit from it.” Using broken pieces of ceramics that she picked up on the shore, and combining it with pieces of her own broken ceramics, the Tokyo-

Broken Ceramics Found on the Beach, Turned Into Chopstick Rests Using Kintsugi

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kintsugi repaired vase - this links to lakeside pottery, an american Source for Kintsugi repair work

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Craftsman Voluntarily Repairs Any Family Heirloom Ceramics Damaged By Earthquakes in Japan

Craftsman Voluntarily Repairs Any Family Heirloom Ceramics Damaged By Earthquakes in Japan - My Modern Met

Craftsman Voluntarily Repairs Any Family Heirloom Ceramics Damaged By Earthquakes in Japan

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Ceramic Patchwork : "Zoë Hillyard is a Birmingham based artist and lecturer and was the diary-writer for Craft & Design magazine in 2013. She creates bespoke ranges of ceramic patchwork for the British Museum inspired by artefacts within their collection and exhibits regularly."

Zoe Hillyard - craft&design Selected

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VILLACEAU

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Yoko Ono Trusts You Not to Break This One Espresso Cup

Yoko Ono Trusts You Not to Break This One Espresso Cup

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金継ぎ

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To Repair With Gold. #Kintsugi #cartoon

Connie to the Wonnie: To Repair With Gold

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A great read on the philosophy of beauty in imperfection: Wabi-Sabi for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers: Leonard Koren: 9780981484600: AmazonSmile: Books

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Adam Martinakis – Golden Boy digital art with the feeling of kintsugi repair, and a little #butoh found on sangbleu.com, sourced to artist at adamakis.blogspot.gr sdc

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Harriet Lawton - Handstitch Kintsugi Plate "“My current work innovatively explores a crossing over of the textile and ceramic surface. I explore the use of ceramic waste, highlighting the ornate beauty within discarded china fragments. Each material is handled like the other; ceramic is delicately cut to reveal hidden lace-like qualities and digital prints lose their fabric fluidity as they become 3D objects, alluding to the form of the ceramic fragment."…

The Cutting (& Stitching) Edge - Harriet Lawton - Mr X Stitch

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Nancy Mims, The wind did it. Golden flower kintsugi, Duval Street, Austin.

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"The Japanese Art of Kintsugi: Perfection Through Imperfection" Great article on the philosophy of #Kintsugi after the click. Brings everything together, short and sweet :)

The Japanese Art of Kintsugi - Perfection Through Imperfection

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Kintsugi, Unknown on ArtStack #kintsugi #art (this needs research: artist, period) Classic Kinstugi artist would be unlikely to leave droplets of gold - this would be considered unfinished. #sdc

Unknown by Kintsugi

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Kintsugi - "Can people mend broken hearts with gold?" A wonderful read by the writer Jennie Harborth. Kintsugi is once again a central metaphor in healing. (Click though to the post)

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The Creative Process Behind Joe Rudko’s Art on Death Cab for Cutie’s “Kintsugi” Cover

Creative Process || Joe Rudko's Art on Death Cab for Cutie's "Kintsugi" - Hum

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"When I look at the bowl, I don’t see damage. The break and repair have made it more beautiful. It looks to me like an artist has riffed on a Japanese poem of a moon entangled in the branches of a tree, and etched it onto the bowl." Howard Kaplan, Freer Gallery on Tea bowl, possibly Satsuma ware; possibly Kagoshima prefecture, Japan, Edo period, 17th century; stoneware with clear, crackled glaze, stained by ink; gold lacquer repairs; Gift of Charles Lang Freer

Friday Fave: Tea Bowl | Bento

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Have a Heart: As traditional kintsugi melds with the contemporary world, I arrive at the deconstructed and reimagined work of artists such as the brilliant artist Korean Yee Sookyung #sdc

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Anthem - Leonard Cohen "There is a crack in everything / That's how the light gets in" H/T to @petrastahly for the wonderful connection to #Kintsugi

Anthem - Leonard Cohen

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The Unknown Craftsman: A Japanese Insight into Beauty by Soetsu Yanagi http://www.amazon.com/dp/1568365209/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_L6DUub07SN4M1

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Riveting Story Behind that Striking Sculpture

The Kintsugi Effect: Lit From Within! Paige Bradley broke a wax sculpture she spent 6 months making - cast the broken pieces in bronze, then reassembled them with a lighting engineer to produce this startling sculpture in NYC

Riveting Story Behind that Striking Sculpture

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FLICK WERK: The Aesthetics of Mending Japanese Ceramics .pdf link http://www.bachmanneckenstein.com/downloads/Flickwerk_The_Aesthetics_of_Mended_Japanese_Ceramics.pdf

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Kintsugi and the Art of Beautiful Repair

Kintsukuroi. "to repair with gold"; the art of repairing pottery with gold or silver lacquer and understanding that the piece is more beautiful for having been broken

Kintsugi and the Art of Beautiful Repair

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Japanese Early Karatsu Imari Half-Porcelain Tea Bowl

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