Wabi-Sabi: Further Thoughts is a complement to Wabi-Sabi: for Artists, Designers, Poets & Philosophers, the seminal volume on the beauty of things imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete. "Wabi-sabi is the quintessential Japanese aesthetic. It is a beauty of things imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete.
Author Leonard Koren was trained as an architect but never built anything-except an eccentric Japanese tea house-because he found large, permanent objects too philosophically vexing to design. Koren has produced unusual books about design- and aesthetics-related subjects. Koren resides in both America and Japan.