The Japanese artist explores memory and forgetting through her performances and large scale installations.

Chiharu Shiota's large scale installations
Berlin - JAN 15, 2016

Chiharu Shiota is a Japanese installation and performance artist. Her work is usually large scale, filling empty spaces with what she describes as "poetic, monumental and delicate atmospheres". 

Chiharu Shiota's large scale installations

Shiota's work explores the concepts of memory and forgetting. She also analyses dreams, the past, childhood and anxiety. Her most famous works are the large scale installations of black thread that literally invades and dominates the entire exhibition space.

Chiharu Shiota's large scale installations
Chiharu Shiota's large scale installations
Chiharu Shiota's large scale installations

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