Art Kintsugi in heritage RACA club Sydney

Heritage and tradition.
Exclusive one day workshop at iconic Royal Automobile club of Australia in Sydney CBD on 19th May 2021.
Non-members are welcome to join us.
Please contact us for booking details.


What is Kintsugi?

Kintsugi is the century-old Japanese art of repairing broken pottery with Japanese lacquer (Urushi) dusted with powdered gold giving a new life to when otherwise items would be thrown away. In recent years this craftsmanship has been regarded as an important traditional art to influence on Modern art around the world.

Philosophy
Kintsugi express Wabi-Sabi philosophy, an embracing of imperfection, whilst appreciating artefact’s history and personal memories. Instead of disguising the damages and bringing them to the original state, Kintsugi emphasises the defects with gold, symbolises life.

 

 

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