BA Fine Art, IT Sligo
New Generation Gallery 2015
I looked to Kintsugi, the Japanese art of repairing a broken objects. I combined this with the human form. I thought it was an ideal way to represent the journey people take to become who they are. However unlike in Kintsugi I decided that to fix something with perfection in mind would not reflect the truths of life, death and the complexity of who someone is.
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