Shimabuku (b. Kobe, Japan, 1969) lives and works in Okinawa.
Current exhibitions include: The Sorcerer’s Burden: Contemporary Art and the Anthropological Turn, The Contemporary Austin
Recent solo exhibitions include: Centre d’art contemporain d’Ivry – le Crédac, France (2018); Denver Art Museum (2018); Amanda Wilkinson Gallery, London (2018); Barbara Wein, Berlin (2017); Freedman Fitzpatrick, Los Angeles (2016); Nogueras Blanchard, Madrid (2016); Wilkinson Gallery, London (2015); Vancouver Contemporary Art Gallery (2014); and Barbara Wien Wilma Lukatsch, Berlin (2014).
Recent group shows include: Creatures: When Species Meet, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati (2019); Viva Arte Viva, 57th Venice Biennial (2017) and the Okayama Art Summit (2016).
His works belongs to the collections of the Louis Vuitton Foundation, Paris; FRAC Ile de France, Paris; FRAC Corse, Corte, France; Centre Pompidou, Paris; Noveau Musee National de Monaco, Monaco; and Kunstmuseum Bern, Switzerland.
The Contemporary Austin
Sep 14, 2019 - Jan 19, 2020
Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati
May 10 - Aug 18, 2019