Ceramics

  • Metropolitan Cats

    Metropolitan Cats

    Over 1,000 years of cats in art.

  • Kintsugi

    Kintsugi

    From mymodernmet.com: Kintsugi art dates back to the late 15th century. According to legend, the craft commenced when Japanese shogun Ashikaga Yoshimasa sent a cracked chawan—or  tea bowl—back to China to undergo repairs. Upon its return, Yoshimasa was displeased to find that it had been mended with unsightly metal staples. This motivated contemporary craftsmen to find an alternative, aesthetically pleasing method…