Shigeyuki Kihara is pleased to have two solo exhibitions featuring in Wellington, to coincide with the New Zealand Festival. Culture for Sale City Gallery Wellington Wellington, New Zealand 1 February to 30 March 2014 ~~~ Shigeyuki Kihara: Where do we come from? What are we? Where are we going? Pataka Art + Museum Porirua, New Zealand […]
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.
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…
Call for Proposals The Art of Shigeyuki Kihara: A Research Symposium The University of Otago Saturday 4 May 2013 The recent award of the Wallace Arts Trust Paramount Award and a New Generation Award from the Arts Foundation signals Shigeyuki Kihara’s growing recognition as a significant international artist, whose dynamic career includes, amongst others: a […]
Welcome to a preview of the stills from my new performance video entitled ‘Siva in motion’ (2012). Siva in motion (2012) by Shigeyuki Kihara Siva in motion (2012) by Shigeyuki Kihara Siva in motion (2012) by Shigeyuki Kihara ‘Siva in motion’ (2012) is a new performance video work by artist Shigeyuki Kihara, commissioned by […]
Video still of ‘Taualuga: The Last Dance’ performance ‘Taualuga: The Last Dance’ A one-off performance by artist Shigeyuki Kihara Held at Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand, Wellington, New Zealand Thursday 23 February, 2012 – starts 4pm FREE ENTRY
‘Culture for Sale: a Post-Colonial Völkerschau’ A lecture by artist Shigeyuki Kihara Held at Pataka Museum of Arts and Cultures, Porirua, New Zealand Sunday 19 February, 2012 – at 2pm Duration: 45 minute talk and 15 minute Q&A FREE ENTRY
Read a review of the live performance of ‘Taualuga; the last dance’ at Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand, in March 2012.
Welcome to the website of Shigeyuki Kihara, a leading Samoan-born interdisciplinary artist currently based between Apia, Samoa; Auckland, New Zealand; and Sydney, Australia.