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the water is very calm and clear for us to see in this black and white photo
Wabi-sabi
“To experience wabi-sabi means you have to slow way down, be patient, and look very closely.” Leonard Koren
a black and white photo of a dandelion in front of a brick wall
Wabi-sabi
“Wabi-sabi is a beauty of things imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete. It is a beauty of things modest and humble. It is a beauty of things unconventional.” Leonard Koren
two tall buildings sitting next to each other in the middle of a field with trees
Wabi-sabi
“Wabi-sabi suggests that beauty is a dynamic event that occurs between you and something else.” Leonard Koren
a black and white photo of the top of a tree branch with snow on it
Wabi-sabi
“Wabi-sabi suggests that beauty is a dynamic event that occurs between you and something else. Beauty can spontaneously occur at any moment given the proper circumstances, context, or point of view.” Leonard Koren
a black and white photo of the letter k on a wall with branches sticking out of it
Leonard Koren
“The closer things get to nonexistence, the more exquisite and evocative they become. Consequently to experience wabi-wabi means you have to slow way down, be patient, and look very closely.” Leonard Koren
an image of two large pillars in the dark
Leonard Koren
“It is the beauty of imperfect, temporary, and unfinished things, humble and modest.” Leonard Koren
an old vase with a hole in the middle
Settecento Studio was born with the intention of investigating the surface in its most material and imperfect nature. The artisanal sense of the artifact becomes the stylistic signature of Settecento Studio, surpassing a stereotypical idea of beauty to achieve an aesthetic truth of ceramic material.