Chiharu Shiota

Japanese, born 1972

1,037 followers

Chiharu Shiota

Japanese, born 1972

1,037 followers

Chiharu Shiota is known for her performative installations in which she weaves human-size webs from …

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Chiharu Shiota is known for her performative installations in which she weaves human-size webs from black thread, turning entire galleries into labyrinthine environments and often enclosing personal objects or even herself. Inspired by the installation and performance art of the 1970s, Shiota left Japan for Berlin to …

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Selected career achievements
Blue chip
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
Group show at a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
Reviewed by a major art publication
Artforum International Magazine, and 2 more
Participated in a major biennial
Biennale of Sydney, and 1 more
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