Shiho Kano was born in 1974, Tokyo, Japan. She graduated from Musahino Art University (Tokyo, Japan) .
She has made films, videos and multi channel video installation since 1996.
From 2005 to 2006, she stayed in Paris as Musashino Art University "Paris prize" and Japanese Government Study Programme for Promising Artists and Art Fellowships.
6th annual Media City Festival (2000/Windsor,Canada) Grand Prize
Images Festival (2001/Toronto, Canada) The Best International Film Award
International Short Film Festival Oberhausen (2001/Germany)
Toronto International Film Festival (2002/Toronto, Canada)
International Film Festival Rotterdam (2001,2002,2003,2005/Rotterdam, Netherlands)
"IMAGINATION : Vision, Perception and Beyond" (2008/Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography/Tokyo, Japan)
Ann Arbor Film Festival "In Praise of Shadows : Japanese Avant-Garde Films of the 1990s & 2000s" (2012/USA)