Keep your eye on a photo zine called The Tourist, each issue features a photo essay by an acclaimed photographer. They have a great blog and I actually just did a mini interview with them here. They never asked me to write about them (and that’s kinda why I’m writing about them).
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.