Kintsugi/urushitsugi 2017-



Kintsugi on Japanissa kehitetty keramiikan korjaustekniikka ja taidemuoto, jossa rikkoutunut esine palautetaan käyttöön yhdistämällä kappaleet toisiinsa urushi-lakalla (*urushi on urushi-puun mahla).

kintsugi cell

Arabia cup. Repaired by me with kintsugi technique. Owned by my friend
Urushi, green urushi pigment, gold powder.
2019-2020

kintsugi kutaniyaki

Kutaniyaki plate, Broken by my family and repaired by me with kintsugi technique. Owned by my mother
Urushi, bengara, gold powder.
2019-2020

kintsugi blue plate

Japanese plate. Broken by my friend and repaired by me with kintsugi technique. Owned by my friend
Urushi, blue urushi pigment
2020 (during the corona-pandemic)

kintsugi korjaus tekniikka

My friend's grandfather's teacup, broken by my friend and repaired by me with kintsugi technique. Owned by me
Urushi, white urushi pigment, bengara, silver powder.
2019

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My friend's wedding gift rice bowl, broken by my friend and repaired by me with kintsugi technique. Owned by my friend
Urushi, white urushi pigment, bengara, tin powder.
2018-2019

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My mother's plate bought in 1970's in Japan (Broken and repaired by me) Owned by my mother
Repaired with kintsugi technique
Urushi, white urushi pigment, bengara.
2017-2018