solo exhibitions (selection)

2019

The Soul Trembles, Mori Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Black Rain, Galerie Templon, Brussels, Belgium

Line of Thought, Museum Sinclair-Haus, Bad Homburg, Germany

Six Boats, Ginza Six, Tokyo, Japan

2018

Me Somewhere Else, Blain|Southern, London, UK

Artist’s Rooms: Chiharu Shiota, Jameel Arts Center Dubai, UAE

Embodied, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia

Chiharu Shiota, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Art Projects 2018: Chiharu Shiota, The Wanås Foundation - Wanås Konst, Knislinge, Sweden

The Distance, Göteborgs konstmuseum - Gothenburg Museum of Art, Gothenburg, Sweden    >>

Beyond Time, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, Wakefield, UK

Remind of ..., NF / Nieves Fernandez, Madrid, Spain

Form of Memory, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

The Butterfly Dream, Kyoto Art for Tomorrow 2018, The Museum of Kyoto, Japan

2017

Direction, KODE-Art Museum of Bergen, Bergen, Norway    >>

Lost Words, Museum Nikolaikirche, Berlin, Germany

Chiharu Shiota, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan   >>

Between the Lines, Het Noordbrabants Museum, s'Hertogenbosch, Netherlands   >>

Destination, Galerie Templon, Paris, France   >>

Under the Skin, Kunsthalle Rostock, Germany   >>

Infinity Lines, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA, USA

Where are we going?, Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche, Paris, France

2016

Chiharu Shiota, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

Absent Bodies, Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne, Australia

Uncertain Journey, Blain|Southern, Berlin, Germany

The Locked Room, KAAT Kanagawa Arts Theater, Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan

Rain of Memories, Ferenczy Múzeum, Szentendre, Hungary

Follow the Line, Mimmo Scognamiglio Artecontemporanea, Milano, Italy

Sleeping is like Death, Galerie Templon, Brussels, Belgium

2015

Follow the Line, Japanisches Kulturinstitut Köln, Cologne, Germany; Istituto Giapponese di Cultura, Rome, Italy [touring exhibition]

In the Beginning was… , Fundació Sorigué, Lleida, Spain

Searching for the Destination, SESC, São Paulo, Brazil

A Long Day, Artist Room, K21 - Kunstsammlung NRW, Düsseldorf, Germany

Form of the House, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Lines of Memory, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

The Key in the Hand, Japan Pavilion, 56th Venice Biennale, Venice, 
Italy

Works on Paper, Hadrien de Montferrand Gallery, Beijing, China

Seven Dresses, Stadtgalerie Saarbrücken, Saarbrücken, Germany

2014

First House, Zorlu Performing Arts Center, Istanbul, Turkey

Letters of Thanks, Espai d’art contemporani de Castelló (EACC), Castelló, Spain

Over the Continents, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA

Chiharu Shiota – Maquette, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

il Gattopardo, Marseille Vieille Charité + Ballet National de Marseille, Marseille, France

Small Room, Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris, France

A Long Day, La Tenuta dello Scompiglio, Lucca, Italy

Presence in the Absence, Rochester Art Center, Rochester, MN, USA

Earth and Blood, NF / Nieves Fernández, Madrid, Spain

Dialogues, New Art Gallery Walsall, Walsall, UK

2013

Other Side, Towner Gallery, Eastbourne, UK

After the Dream, Carré St. Anne, Montpellier, France

Trace of Memory, Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Chiharu Shiota, Galerie Daniel Templon, Brussels, Belgium

Earth and Blood, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

Letters of Thanks, Museum of Art, Kochi, Japan


Collection+: Chiharu Shiota, Sherman Contemporary Art Foundation, Sydney, Australia

Crossing Lines, Manege, Moscow, Russia

Red Line, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2012

Synchronizing Strings and Rhizomes, Casa Asia, Barcelona, Spain

Me as Others, Art Gallery Artium, Fukuoka, Japan

Other Side, Haunch of Venison, New York, USA

Labyrinth of Memory, La Sucrière, Lyon, France

Where Are We Going?, Marugame Genichiro-Inokuma Museum of Contemporary Art, Kagawa, Japan

State of Being, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Stairway, Schleswig-Holsteinischer Kunstverein, Kunsthalle zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany

Infinity, Galerie Templon, Paris, France

2011

Drawings, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Chiharu Shiota | Memory of Books, Gervasuti Foundation, in cooperation with Haunch of Venison, Venice, Italy

Home of Memory, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France

In Silence, Detached, Hobart, Tansmania, Australia

2010

Dialogue with Absence, Galerie Christophe Gaillard, Paris, France

Wall, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

One Place, Haunch of Venison, London, UK

Trauma, NF / Nieves Fernández, Madrid, Spain

2009

A Long Day, Rotwand Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland

Flowing Water, Nizayama Forest Art Museum, Toyama, Japan

Chiharu Shiota, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

Unconscious Anxiety, Galerie Christophe Gaillard, Paris, France

2008

State of Being, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

Breath of the Spirit, The National Museum of Art, Osaka, Japan

Zustand des Seins/State of Being, CentrePasquArt, Biel / Bienne, Switzerland

Inside-Outside, Galerie Goff + Rosenthal, Berlin, Germany

Waiting, Goff + Rosenthal Gallery, New York, USA

2007

From In Silence, Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery, Yokohama, Japan

Trauma / Alltag, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2006

Dialogue from DNA, Wildnis + Kunst, Saarbrücken, Germany

2005

Raum, Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, Germany

During Sleep, Museum Moderner Kunst Kärnten, Klagenfurt, Austria

When Mind Become Form, Gallery Fleur, Kyoto Seika University, Kyoto, Japan

Zerbrochene Erinnerung, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

2004

Falling Sand, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

In Silence, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Hiroshima, Japan

2003

Dialogue from DNA, Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art [a-i-r laboratroy], Warsaw, Poland; Manggha Centre of Japanese Art and Technology, Krakow, Poland (2004) [touring exhibition]

In Silence, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

Bleibend von der Stimme/Behind the Voice, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

The Way into Silence, Württembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany

2002

Uncertain Daily Life II – Death Bed, Kenji Taki Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

In Silence, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Stuttgart, Germany

2001

Chiharu Shiota, Kenji Taki Gallery, Nagoya, Japan

2000

Breathing from Earth, Kunstraum Maximilianstrasse, Stadtforum München, Munich, Germay