KINTSUGI

USING GOLD TO FIX BROKEN POTTERY INTO NEW ART

Kintsugi is an art form that uses gold to mend broken ceramics and embrace their flaws. Despite its Japanese name, its roots can be found in ancient Chinese lacquer craft. This Chinese craftsman has been doing it for eight years, and he shows how he repairs these items step by step.

Kintsugi is an art form that uses gold to mend broken ceramics and embrace their flaws. Despite its Japanese name, its roots can be found in ancient Chinese lacquer craft. This Chinese craftsman has been doing it for eight years, and he shows how he repairs these items step by step.