“Golden Joinery”

10. Kintsugi / 金継ぎ / (KIN-soo-jee) In eastern philosophies, Kintsugi most directly translates as golden joinery. A practice loosely associated with that of wabi–sabi, or the practice of embracing one’s imperfections. Kintsugi also managed to transform itself into the artistic expression of ceramic repair. In Japan, after bowls break they’re pieced back together using a golden adhesive which makes theContinue reading ““Golden Joinery””