The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) exhibition introduces work by Shigeyuki Kihara – to be accompanied by an upcoming performance and artist talk later in October 2013.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts Press Release For Immediate Release July 15, 2013 salt 8: Shigeyuki Kihara August 2 – January 5, 2014 Image credit: Shigeyuki Kihara (Samoan, b. 1975). Still from Galu Afi; Waves of Fire, 2012, digital video. Collection of the James Wallace Arts Trust. Courtesy Shigeyuki Kihara Studio and Milford Galleries Dunedin, […]
Shigeyuki Kihara is one of seven artists taking part in the Watch and Talk Artist Residency as part of the Belluard Bollwerk International festival 2013. Belluard Bollwerk International is an arts festival that takes place every year in the city of Fribourg, Switzerland. This year’s festival dates are 28 June to 7 July 2013.
Kihara joins Sakahan international indigenous exhibition line up New Zealand artist Shigeyuki Kihara has been selected for an international indigenous art exhibition at the National Gallery of Canada (NGC). Opening on 17 May, Sakahàn: International Indigenous Art is one of the National Gallery of Canada’s most ambitious contemporary art exhibitions to date. Kihara will be […]
Talofa lava and greetings, As part of this update, please find following links to the Shigeyuki Kihara Undressing the Pacific – e-Catalogue developed and presented at the Hocken Library University of Otago (NZ); and links to press clippings and reviews of the most recent series Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going? (2013) presented at Milford […]
The University of Otago has announced its line up of keynote presenters and speakers from New Zealand, Japan, Samoa, Australia and the United States who will present at ‘The Art of Shigeyuki Kihara: A Research Symposium’, to be held on Saturday 4 May 2013.
19 April 2013 Press Release For Immediate Release The Art of Shigeyuki Kihara: A Research Symposium – Saturday 4 May 2013 Held in conjunction with the mid-career survey exhibition Shigeyuki Kihara: Undressing the Pacific, at the Hocken Collections (20 April to 8 June), this symposium will broadly explore Kihara’s creative work, artistic development, and the […]
Media Release 18 March 2013 A mid career survey exhibition of photographic and performance works by Shigeyuki Kihara ‘Undressing the Pacific’ opens at the Hocken, 20 April 2013 Hocken Library, University of Otago, 90 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin (New Zealand) Born in Samoa of mixed Samoan and Japanese heritage, Shigeyuki Kihara migrated to New Zealand as […]
Shigeyuki Kihara: Undressing the Pacific Hocken Library, University of Otago 20 April – 8 June 2013 Undressing the Pacific is a mid-career survey exhibition of photographic and performance works by Shigeyuki Kihara that spans more than a decade of her prodigious career. The title of the exhibition references the centrality of ‘undressing’ or subversion as […]
Shigeyuki Kihara’s 2013 solo exhibition – at Milford Galleries Dunedin (New Zealand) – examines Samoan culture and society following the tsunami of 2009, 2012’s celebration of the 50th anniversary of Samoa’s independence and most recently, the destruction caused by Cyclone Evan…