Inherent Value

Inherent Value | 固有の価値

Inherent Value is a photographic series that directly references the repair and maintaining of Japanese landmarks with gold. Through the observation of care and preservation of historical areas of Japan, I photograph the spaces that are in the process of restoration. Inspired by the Japanese technique of Kintsugi, gold leaf is applied to areas being worked on to emphasize importance and their ability to bind together what is lost and regained, beautifully