Guest Curator 2015

Shihoko Iida

    Curator / Associate Professor, Department of InterMedia Art, Faculty of Fine Art, Tokyo University of the Arts

    Shihoko Iida is curator based in Tokyo and Nagoya, Japan. Iida worked at the Tokyo Opera City Cultural Foundation as curator from 1998 until August 2009. From October 2009 to July 2011, she worked as visiting curator in Australian Centre of Asia Pacific Art (ACAPA) in the Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art in Brisbane. Following to that, Iida stayed in Seoul for four months as 2011 International Fellowship Researcher hosted by National Museum of Contemporary Art, Korea. After returning to Japan in 2012, she consecutively worked as official curator of Japan participation for ‘The 15th Asian Art Biennale Bangladesh 2012’, Co-curator for ‘Aichi Triennale 2013’ and Associate Curator for the first ‘Sapporo International Art Festival 2014’. Since October 2014, she has started working as Associate Professor of department of InterMedia Art at Tokyo University of the Arts.