Sidewalk Kintsukuroi by artist Rachel Sussman wherein the Japanese art of kintsugi (repairing broken pottery with lacquer mixed with powdered gold) is applied to cracks in the street.
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Translated Vase: shards of ceramic ‘sewn’ together with 24K gold by Korean artist Yee Sookyung – a process similar to the centuries old Japanese art of kintsugi.
A short film made at a Kintsugi workshop organisd by Tokyobike in London.
Kintsugi or kintsukuroi is the Japanese art of fixing broken pottery with a gold dusted lacquer that – like all good restoration projects – celebrates the old, the new and the repair itself.
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