I felt an urgent need to get this story out but I wanted to do it in a way that would be gentle and not hurtful.

uma taça de chá, diz Setsuko Sato, porque the philosophy of tea is all about celebrating humanity. A tea bowl fits in the palm of your hand. It is human in scale. It is an attempt to find beauty in the everyday. A hand-pinched tea bowl may not be perfect, but it has soul. No two are the same and yet they share a common purpose. It seemed a natural way to bring together, art, history and a personal journey to tell a story about the human condition.

daqui (+ entrevista)

|curiosidade: Setsuko é casada com Simon Winchester, autor do livro «O Professor e o Louco», que recentemente foi adaptado para o cinema.|