Perspectives: Chiharu Shiota

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Apollo Magazine, “Gallery: ‘Perspectives: Chiharu Shiota’ at the Arthur M Sackler Gallery” by Maggie Gray

artnet news, “Smithsonian Yarn Bombing Marks New Chiharu Shiota Exhibition” by Sarah Cascone

Blouin Artinfo, “Gurlitt’s Liebermann Was Looted, Smithsonian Shows 300 Shoes, and More” by Ashton Cooper, Alanna Martinez

Brightest Young Things, “Art Itinerary: Perspectives: Chiharu Shiota @ Sackler Gallery” by Sarah Guan

Cover Magazine, “Smithsonian yarn-bombed to mark opening of Sackler Gallery Art installation”

Examiner, “Japanese artist installs monumental work in Smithsonian’s Sackler Aug. 18-21” by Marsha Dubrow

Hyperallergic, “Worn Shoes, Four Miles of Yarn, and 400 Stories” by Claire Voon

L’Orient-Le Jour, “Les souvenirs tiennent à un solide fil avec Chiharu Shiota” by Irène Mosalli

NBC4, “Knitters ‘Yarn-Bomb’ Smithsonian” by Molette Green

New Tang Dynasty TV, “Smithsonian Castle ‘yarn bombed’ in Washington”

QUARTZ, “The Smithsonian has been yarn-bombed, and is now home to nearly 400 old shoes” by Jenni Avins

Smithsonian Magazine, “What’s In a Shoe? Japanese Artist Chiharu Shiota Investigates” by Max Kutner

The Washington Post Express, “Chiharu Shiota’s ‘Over the Continents’ at the Sackler Gallery finds beauty in old shoes” by Elena Goukassian

The Washington Post, “Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota’s exhibit at the Sackler shows that shoes tell a story” by Roger Catlin

UnBeige, “In Which the Smithsonian Is Yarn-Bombed” by Stephanie Murg

Wall Street Journal, “In Washington, 300 Shoes Tied to Memories” by Kelly Crow

WAMU 88.5, “Art Beat With Lauren Landau, August 18” by Lauren Landau

Washingtonian, “Chiharu Shiota Turns the Everyday Into Art” by Tanya Pai

The Huffington Post, “Artist Turns Hundreds Of Old Shoes Into A Massive Installation” by Mallika Rao


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