Cracked porcelain

Learn the step-by-step process to repair cracked porcelain and restore its original beauty. Discover expert tips and tricks to make your porcelain look flawless again.
Translated Vase (TVW 6), 2013 (detail), ceramic shards, epoxy, 24k gold leaf, 27 x 26 x 27 1/2 inches Patchwork, Gold Cracks Japanese Art, Separation Art, Shattered Porcelain, Cracked Porcelain, Kintsugi Art, Porcelain Design, Traditional Japanese Art, Colossal Art

Korean artist Yeesookyung masterfully produces imperfect sculptures, bulbous yet elegant works composed from mismatched porcelain. The series, titled “Translated Vase,” was first inspired by the Korean artisan tradition of destroying porcelain works that are not deemed pristine, and she has continued to make the fused pieces since 2001. Intrigued by these tossed aside works and shards, Yee began saving fragmented tea cups and pots rejected by contemporary masters. Honoring the works’…

Avatar
Holly Laws