Nine Journeys Through Time, YUZ Museum, Shanghai, China

From the Paper to the Wall, Galerie Templon, Brussels, Belgium

Who opens up the world?, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan

Setouchi Art Triennale 2019, venue: Teshima, Japan

Globe as a Palette; Contemporary Art from The Taguchi Art Collection, Hokkaido Obihiro Museum of Art;
Kushiro Art Museum, Hokkaido; Hakodate Museum of Art, Hokkaido; Sapporo Art Museum, Japan [touring exhibition]

And Berlin Will Always Need You, Gropius Bau, Berlin, Germany

Honolulu Biennial 2019 – Make Wrong / Right / Now , Honolulu, Hawaii

100 Jahre Revolution - Berlin 1918/19, Kulturprojekte, Berlin, Germany


Whatever happened to my grandmother's doggy?, Mimmo Scognamiglio Artecontemporanea, Milan, Italy

Persona Grata, Palais de la Porte Dorée, Musée National de l'Immigration, Paris, France

Valletta 2018 European Capital of Culture: Constellation Malta, Valletta, Malta

57. Oktobarski Salon: The Marvellous Cacophony, Belgrade, Serbia

Water and Land – Niigata Art Festival 2018, Niigata, Japan

De fils ou de fibres, CAC Meymac, Meymac, France

Doodle & Disegno, Blain|Southern, Berlin, Germany

Welcome to the Labyrinth - Artistic Deception, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany

Höhenrausch 2018 – The Other Shore, OÖ Kulturquartier, Linz, Austria

Tissage, Tressage, Villa Datris, L'Isle sur la Sorgues, France

Nine Journeys Through Time. Alcantara and Art in the Apartment of the Prince, Palazzo Reale Milano, Milan, Italy

Das letzte Bild. Anischten vom Tod in der Zeitgenössischen Kunst, Stadtgalerie Saarbrücken, Saarbrücken, Germany

Travelers: Stepping into the Unknown, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan


The Riddle of Art: Takahashi Collection, Sizuoka Prefectural Museum of Art, Shizuoka, Japan

JIWA – Jakarta Bienniale 2017,  Jakarta, Indonesia

The Raft – Art is (not) Lonely, MuZEE, Oostende, Belgium

In good times and in bad. How to operate, Museum für neue Kunst, Freiburg, Germany

Suzu 2017 Oku-Noto Triennale, Suzu, Ishikawa, Japan

About the Relations with People When Affection is Involved, Klein Collection, Kunstmuseum Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

OpenArt Biennale, Örebro, Sweden

A Summer in Le Havre: 500th Anniversary of Le Havre, Le Havre, France

The Other Side, Wilhelm Hack Museum, Ludwigshafen am Rhein, Germany

20th anniversary pop-up show: Have a Nice Time, Mimmo Scognamiglio Artecontemporanea, Domodossola, Italy

Body Media II, Power Station of Art, Shanghai, China

Socle du Monde Biennale 2017, Herning, Denmark

Pafos2017 European Capital of Culture: Open Air Factory, Pafos, Cyprus

Kairos Castle. The Art of the Moment, Kasteel van Gaasbeek, Lennik, Belgium

Daniel Templon Portrait d'une galerie, Bernard Magrez Institut Culturel, Bordeaux, France  >>


Piranesi | Shiota: Prisons of the Imagination, Tel Aviv Museum of Art, Tel Aviv, Israel

Spider's Thread - Spinning images of Japanese Beauty, Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Aichi, Japan

From here until Eternity, Maison Particulière, Brussels, Belgium

Melbourne Festival, Melbourne, Australia

Collection 2 – Diary, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan

20th Biennale of Sydney: The Future is already here – it's just not evenly distributed, Sydney, Australia

In your heart | In your city, KØS, Museum for Art in the Public Space, Køge, Denmark


East Asia Feminism: FANTasia, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea; Guangdong Museum, Guangzhou, China [touring exhibition]

No hablaremos de Picasso, María José Jove Foundation, La Coruña, Spain

Le Fil Rouge, Espace Louis Vuitton, Paris, France


Progress and Hygiene, Zachęta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland

Busan Biennale 2014: Inhabiting the World, Busan, South Korea

State of Being, Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Bilbao, Spain

The Pink Gaze, Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna Palazzo Collicola - GCAM, Spoleto & Museo Nazionale d’Arte Orientale “Giuseppe Tucci”, Rome, Italy

JapanArtToday, Kunsthaus Interlaken, Switzerland

Go-Betweens: The World Seen Through Children, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Adventure in Art, Masterpiece of the National Museum of Art, Osaka, the Niigata Bandaijima Art Museum, Niigata, Japan

Qal'at Al Bahrain through the Ages, Qal'at Al Bahrain, Manama, Bahrain

Threads, Museum Arnhem, Arnhem, Netherlands

Konstruktives Widersprechen, Kunstwerk Sammlung Klein, Nussdorf, Germany


16th DOMANI: The Art of Tomorrow Exhibition, National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan

To Be Or Not To Be. Portrait Today, Munich Modern, Munich, Germany

Everyone Carries a Room Inside, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel

Tisser des liens, Pavillon Vendome, Aix en Provence, France

Matrix. Textiles in Art and Applied Arts from Gustav Klimt to the Present, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, Wolfsburg, Germany

Asian Art Biennial, National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts, Taichung, Taiwan

Mindfulness! Takahashi Collection, touring exhibition, Sapporo Art Park, Sapporo, Kirishima Art-Hall, Kagoshima, Japan; Nagoya City Art Museum (2014), Nagoya, Japan

Red Queen, Museum of Old and New Art, Tasmania, Australia

The Pulse of Time, Future Perfect, Singapore


Vernetzt, OÖ Kulturquartier, Linz, Austria

Traces of Time: Francis Bacon and Existential Conditioning in Contemporary Art, Centro di Cultura Contemporaneo Strozzina Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy

Sky over my Head, Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto, Kumamoto, Japan

Women In-Between: Asian Women Artists 1984-2012, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum; Okinawa Prefecture Art Museum; Tochigi Prefectural Museum of Fine Arts (2013); Mie Prefectural Art Museum (2013), Japan [touring exhibition]

The Best of Times, The Worst of Times: Rebirth and Apocalypse in Contemporary Art, First Kyiv International Biennale of Contemporary Art, Kiev, Ukraine


Lost in Lace, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Birmingham, UK

Ainsi soit-il, Collection Antoine de Galbert, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, France

City-Net Asia 2011, Seoul Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea

Experimenta Utopia, Museum of Old and New Art, Tasmania, Australia

Inner Voices, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan

Biennale internationale d'art contemporain de Melle: Habiter la terre, du battement de cœur à l'emportement du monde, Melle, France

Bye Bye Kitty!!! Between Heaven and Hell in Contemporary Japanese Art, Japan Society Gallery, New York, USA


Identity Theft, Mimmo Scognamiglio Artecontemporanea, Domodossola, Italy

On & On, La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain

Walk the Line, Kunstverein APEX pro art e.V. Göttingen, Germany

Mediations Biennale: Beyond Mediations, Poznan, Poland

Experience #1–The Aura, Christophe Gaillard Pop-up Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Aichi Triennale 2010: Arts and Cities, Nagoya, Japan

Setouchi International Art Festival: 100-Day Art and Sea Adventure, Teshima, Japan

Tsubaki-kai 2010 Trans-Figurative, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

In Transit, Rotwand Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

On Bathing, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

HomeLessHome, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel


3rd Moscow Biennial of Contemporary Art: Against Exclusion, Moscow, Russia

The World is Yours, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark

Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennial 2009, Niigata Prefecture, Echigo-Tsumari, Japan

Walking in My Mind, Hayward Gallery London, UK

Hundred Stories about Love, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan

Tsubaki-kai 2009 Trans-Figurative, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Cherchez la femme, NF / Nieves Fernández, Madrid, Spain


Drawn in the Clouds, Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Helsinki, Finnland

Kanazawa Art Platform 2008, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa, Japan

Torstrasse 166: Das Haus der Vorstellung, Berlin, Germany

HeartQuake, Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem, Israel

Eurasia: Geographic Crossovers in Art, MART–Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Trento and Rovereto, Italy

Kunsträume Schloss Friedberg, Museum Friedberg, Friedberg, Germany

Tsubaki-kai 2008 Trans-Figurative, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan


Thermocline of Art: New Asian Waves, ZKM – Zentrum für Kunst und Medien, Karlsruhe, Germany

Thread, Koroška Gallery of Fine Arts, Slovenj Gradec, Slovenia

The Body Sings of Life, Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, Kagawa, Japan

Fiction for the Real, The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan


PI Performance & Intermedia Festival, Szczecin-Swinoujscie, Poland

Streaming Poesy - Orte des Verwilderns, Wildnis+Kunst, Saarbrücken, Germany

Art and Object: Affinity of the Jomon and the Contemporary, Aomori Museum of Art, Aomari, Japan

6th Gwangju Biennale 2006: Fever Variations, Gwangju, South Korea

Enjoyable House, Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan

Berlin-Tokyo / Tokyo-Berlin. Die Kunst zweier Städte, Neue Nationalgalerie, Berlin, Germany

Absolutely Private. Contemporary Photography, Vol. 4 On Photography in the Zero Decade: from 2000 to the present, Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography, Tokyo, Japan


The 3rd Fukuoka Asian Art Triennale 2005: Parallel Realities – Asian Art Now, Fukuoka Asian Art Museum, Fukuoka, Japan

Fairy Tales Forever – Homage to H.C. Andersen, ARoS Aarhus Kunstmuseum, Aarhus, Denmark

Imbenge-Dreamhouse, Durban Cultural and Documentation Centre, Durban, South Africa; In Transit 06, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany (2006) [touring exhibition]

Dreaming Now, The Rose Art Museum of Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA


Senatsstipendiaten Bildende Kunst 2004: Bettina Carl und Chiharu Shiota, Kunstbank, Berlin, Germany

The Joy of My Dreams, First International Biennial of Contemporary Art of Seville, Seville, Spain

Embroidered Action, Herzliya Museum of Art, Herzliya, Israel

Shining Beauty, CODA Museum, Apeldoorn, Netherlands

Lille 2004 – European Capital of Culture: Du côté de chez…, Lille, France


Walking on Art – Installation auf dem Fußboden, Kunstverein Ludwigsburg, Ludwigsburg, Germany

20 Jahre Kunst in der Zehntscheuer – Eine Bilanz, Kulturverein Zehntscheuer e.V., Rottenburg am Neckar, Germany

The Female Landscape – Thunder of the Worlds, Institut franco-japonais de Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

First Steps: Emerging Artists from Japan, P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center, New York, USA


Rest in Space, Kunstnernes Hus, Oslo, Norway; Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany (2003) [touring exhibition]

A Need For Realism, Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland

Miss You, Museum für Neue Kunst, Freiburg, Germany

Another World–Twelve Bedroom Stories, Kunstmuseum Luzern, Lucerne, Switzerland

De Waan. Manifestatie kunst en psychiatrie, Stichting Odapark: Centrum voor hedendaagse kunst, Venray, Netherlands

Art in Transition II – Some Kind of Dream, Contemporary Art Museum of North Carolina, Raleigh, NC, USA


Kunst und Kur / arte e benessere, Kunsthaus Meran, Merano, Italy

Marking the Territory, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, Ireland

Yokohama 2001: International Triennale of Contemporary Art: Mega-Wave – Towards a New Synthesis, Yokohama, Japan

Festival International EXIT, Maison des Arts Creteil, Paris, France; International Festival VIA, Théâtre du Manège, Maubeuge, France [touring exhibition]

Translated Acts: Performance and Body Art from East Asia, 1990-2001, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany; Queens Museum of Art, New York, USA; Museo de Arte Alvar y Carmen de Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico (2002) [touring exhibition]

Duitsland: Die Welt aus deutscher Sicht, Stichting Odapark: Centrum voor hedendaagse kunst, Venray, Netherlands


Dorothea von Stetten-Kunstpreis, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Bonn, Germany

Yume no Ato – Was vom Traum blieb … Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Japan, Haus am Waldsee, Berlin, Germany; Staatliche Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden, Germany [touring exhibition]

Strange Home, Historisches Museum and Kestner Museum, Hanover, Germany

Continental Shift. Eine Reise zwischen Kulturen, Ludwig Forum, Aachen, Germany; Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, Netherlands; Stadsgalerij Heerlen, Netherlands; Musée d'art moderne et d'art contemporaine Liège, Belgium [touring exhibition]

Heimat Kunst - Kulturelle Vielfalt in Deutschland, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany; Kulturverein Zehntscheuer, Rottenburg am Neckar, Germany (2001) [touring exhibition]