Gold Infill: Japanese Pottery Repair Tradition Applied to Concrete

Strands of gold fill the cracks of this apartment in Kyoto, replicating in architecture a longstanding tradition of repairing pottery in a way that tells a true history of its use and reconstruction. Mixed with resin, glittering gold dust sparkles against adjacent surfaces. Kintsugi, which translates as “to repair with gold,” is a philosophy as much

Turn On: Backwards Glances From Famous Monuments

Photographer Oliver Curtis turns his back on some of the world's most famous monuments, capturing a wholly unexpected side to these familiar cultural icons. If life is a journey and not a ...