DeChazier Stokes-Johnson emailed recently me about a site he recently started called The Marma Spot. It’s an on-going archive of his interviews with creative people – Stefan Sagmeister, Geoff McFetridge, and Soft Gold USA, to name a few. His latest interview is with Mike Mills. Read it here.
According to Korean tradition, artisans have a habit of destroying and discarding imperfect pieces. Since 2001 Korean artist Yeesookyung has taken these porcelain fragments, creating beautiful, imperfect sculptures by fusing them with gold leaf in the Japanese tradition of kintsugi. See more images from “Translated Vase” below.