Kintsugi Vessels
2013, 12 adjustable objects
cotton, silk, plastic, gold ribbon


Kintsugi (Japanese: golden joinery) or Kintsukuroi (Japanese: golden repair) is the Japanese art of fixing broken pottery with a lacquer resin sprinkled with powdered gold. Something that became worthless has become more beautiful than before.

Kintsugi 1
2014, H201 x W152 cm, two sided hanging installation
cotton, plastic, gold ribbon

Kintsugi 2

2014, H204 x W155 cm, two sided hanging installation
cotton, plastic, gold ribbon

Kintsugi 3

2014, H202 x W154 cm, two sided hanging installation
cotton, plastic, gold ribbon

International Textile Art Biennial 2015 - Haacht, B

 

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