Mike Shiomi (born Chieko) was born in 1938 in Okayama, Japan. She graduated from State University of the Arts in Tokyo in 1957. Shiomi has been the subject of many solo exhibitions, including Mieko Shiomi: Intervention, Museum Wiesbaden, Wiesbaden, Germany (2022). She has also participated in numerous group exhibitions, including Between Art and Life: Performativity in Japanese Art, Centre d'Art Contemporain Genève, Geneva, Switzerland (2008); Staging Action: Performance in Photography since 1960, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY (2011); and A Leap into the Void: Art Beyond Matter, Galleria d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Bergamo, Italy (2023).
Bio updated as of 2023.