Tag: japanese

  • Kintsugi: Showcasing the real beauty in imperfections

    An ideal and indeed art form that I am keen on within Japanese culture is Kintsugi. If you are unaware, Kintsugi means “joining gold” and involves broken ceramics having a lacquer mixed with powdered gold running through the imperfections of the piece. That gold will then highlight whatever unique cracks exist throughout the design. Stylistically…