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Garden (1976, 2012, 2013), 2013 Chromogenic Print 47.75 X 82.75 Inches © Augusta Wood
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Susan Front Hall (1979, 2012, 2012) , 2013 Chromogenic Print 19.5 X 29.75 Inches © Augusta Wood
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Robin and Jeremy sleeping life-new life (2007, 2012) , 2013 Chromogenic Print 39.75 X 39.75 Inches © Augusta Wood
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Rosy and Posy, inked feet, Miseres Humaines (1974, 2012, 2013) , 2013 Chromogenic Print 29.75 X 38.75 Inches © Augusta Wood
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In Between Days, Alexis’ Room with Phoebe and the animal rug (1985, 1987, 2008, 2013) , 2014 Chromogenic Print 27 X 28 Inches © Augusta Wood
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House of Cards (1975, 1990, 1992) , 2014 Chromogenic Print 15 X 15.25 Inches © Augusta Wood
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Bathroom Window, Toulouse (2009, 2013) , 2014 Chromogenic Print 11.375 X 19.75 Inches © Augusta Wood
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Homer (2011, 2013, 2013) , 2014 Chromogenic Print 20.25 X 35.25 Inches © Augusta Wood
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Drawing at 1, Moving Boxes at Night (1951, 1951, 2003, 2005, 2008), 2011 Chromogenic Print 40 X 51-3/4 Inches © Augusta Wood
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Bacon (1985, 1992, 2008) , 2009 Chromogenic Print 40 X 51-3/4 Inches © Augusta Wood
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To The River (2002, 2006, 2008) , 2009 Chromogenic Print 36 X 46.5 Inches © Augusta Wood
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Safari Room (1993, 2002, 2008), 2009 Chromogenic Print 29.75 X 29.75 © Augusta Wood
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Sesame Street (1980, 2008), 2009 Chromogenic Print 27" X 27" © Augusta Wood
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Helen's Room (2002, 2005, 2008), 2009 Chromogenic Print 23 3/4" X 30 1/2" © Augusta Wood
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Plants (1961, 1985, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2008), 2009 Chromogenic Print 36" X 47" © Augusta Wood
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drawing day for night, 2008 Silver Gelatin Print 39 7/8" X 39 7/8" © Augusta Wood
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the chaos of warm things, 2006 Chromogenic Print 47 1/2" X 47 1/2" © Augusta Wood
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moving on the edges of things, 2005 Chromogenic Print 49" X 49" © Augusta Wood
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it turns into nothing on his tongue , 2005 Chromogenic Print 49” X 49” © Augusta Wood
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although she held both ends tightly, 2006 Chromogenic Print 29" X 29" © Augusta Wood
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family to go through , 2006 Chromogenic Print 25” X 25” © Augusta Wood
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missing art , 2007 Chromogenic Print 23” X 23” © Augusta Wood
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same sun , 2007 Chromogenic Print 15” X 15” © Augusta Wood
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as you turn to go, 2005 Chromogenic Print 25" X 25" © Augusta Wood
Quick Facts
Statement

Augusta Wood              
                                                                                                                           
EDUCATION

2005    MFA, California Institute of the Arts (CalArts)
2000    BFA, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, New York

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014
Whether it happened or not - Angles Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
2010
I have only what I remember - Angles Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
2006
Augusta Wood: leaning on the margin - Cherry and Martin - Los Angeles, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
Doppelganger - Torrance Art Museum - Torrance, CA (April 2 – May 28, 2016)
2015
Pushing the Press: The Typecraft Design Library - Architecture & Design Museum - Los Angeles, CA (November 19, 2015 - February 29, 2016)
2013
Jew York - Zach Feuer Gallery & Untitled Gallery - New York, NY
2012
Housebound - Heiner Contemporary - Washington DC  
A Romantic Measure. - Charlie James Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
2011
Photographic Arts Council: 20th Anniversary Exhibition – Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
Assembly - Fred Torres Collaborations - New York, NY
2010
A about bauhaus...harm neu tues - Cardwell Jimmerson Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Fotofest 2010 Biennial - Assembly: Eight Emerging Photographers from Southern California -
Curated by Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) Photography Department - Williams Tower - Houston,TX (Catalogue)
From My Universe - See Line Gallery - Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA
2009
Baker’s Dozen - Torrance Art Museum - Torrance, CA (Catalogue)
I Am Not So Different - Art Palace - Austin, TX
1999: 10 Year Anniversary Show - China Art Objects & Cottage Home - Los Angeles, CA
LA Woman - Hanes Art Gallery, Wake Forest University - Winston Salem, NC
2008
Friends and Family - Anton Kern Gallery - New York, NY
MATERIAL Press, Issue One Launch and Limited Edition Artworks - Man & Eve, London, and Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2007
Warhol & … - Kantor/Feuer Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Beyond Image: Photography in Contemporary Art - The Armory Center for the Arts - Pasadena, CA
2006
Somewhere Better Than This Place/Nowhere Better Than This Place - One Night Gallery Project - Havana, Cuba
2005
Supersonic 2: L.A. Design Center - Los Angeles, CA
Shipping and Receiving - The Armory Northwest - Pasadena, CA
leaving a kind of arrival - Raid Projects - Los Angeles, CA
2004
The Wight Biennial: Dark Side of the Sun - Kinross Gallery, UCLA - Los Angeles, CA
GPS: Cypress Park - 583 Cypress - Los Angeles, CA
164 ½ Apartment Show - 164 ½ Glendale Blvd - Los Angeles, CA
2003
Photographic Idea: December Test - South La Brea Gallery - Los Angeles, CA
Works on Paper - South Shore Art Center - Cohasset, MA
2001
staging: (the placebo project) - Firehouse Center for the Arts - Newburyport, MA
Trade Two: Flat File - L.F.L. Gallery - New York, NY
1999
Genealogy - The Elsie B. Rosefsky Memorial Art Gallery - SUNY Binghamton,
New York

PUBLICATIONS

Augusta Wood : I have only what I remember, Magic Bird Press (2014), Essay by Rebecca Morse, Poem by W. S. Merwin, Interview by Augusta Wood with Jeremy Wood

BIBLIOGRAPHY

_ Michno, Christopher. “Augusta Wood at Angles Gallery, Los Angeles,” Artillery Magazine, July  2014
_ Ollman, Leah. “Pictures by Augusta Wood cross time zones,” Los Angeles Times, May 9, 2014
_ Water~Stone Review, A Literary Annual, Hamline University & Minneapolis College of Artand Design, Volume 14, Fall 2011, photography folio p. 147
_ Aletti, Vince. “Assembly: Eight Emerging Photographers from Southern California,”The New Yorker, April 11, 2011, Issue #809
_ Indrisek, Scott. “Introducing: Augusta Wood,” Modern Painters, February 2011  
_ Zellen, Jody. “Augusta Wood at Angles Gallery,” Artillery Magazine,
   January/February 2011,
_ Yury, Carrie. “Under Construction: Photography and the Word,” The Huffington Post,December 9, 2010
_ Shaw, Michael. “Editorial Recommendation: Augusta Wood at Angles Gallery,” Art Scene,Vol. 30, No. 4, December 2010, p. 19-20 
_ Mueller, Kurt. “Assembly: Eight Emerging Photographers from Southern California,”Art Lies, Issue 65, Spring 2010
_ Contemporary U.S. Photography, Fotofest 2010 Biennial, Houston, TX - Catalogue
   Essays by Charlotte Cotton and Edward Robinson
_ Pagel, David. “ ‘Baker’s Dozen’ at the Torrance Art Museum,” Los Angeles Times,October 9, 2009
_ Baker’s Dozen, Torrance Art Museum, September 2009  Catalogue
_ Dau, Ramsey. “Q & A with Augusta Wood,” Anthem Magazine, September 18, 2009             _ Ripple, Sean. “Review: I Am Not So Different, Art Palace,” FluentCollaborative, July 10, 2009
_ Ollman, Leah. “All is not as it seems,” Los Angeles Times, April 14, 2007, p. E8.
_ Satorius, Katherine. “Augusta Wood at Cherry and Martin,” Artweek, Vol. 37, Issue 7, September 2006, pp. 18-19. ( pdf )
_ Black Clock, Issue 4, Fall 2005/Winter 2006 – Cover ( image )
_ Matsui, Alexis. “Exploring the darker side of the Golden State,” The Daily Bruin, Oct. 7, 2004

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA)
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
Creative Artists Agency
California Endowment

GRANTS & AWARDS

2014
Nominee for the 2014 John Gutmann Photography Fellowship Award
2013
Finalist for the 2013 APA Lucie Foundation Scholarship
2005
The Ahmanson Foundation Project Grant
Dean’s Reserve Grant, CalArts
2003-05
CalArts Merit Scholarship
2001
Art Direction Craft Award - NYU First Run Film Festival, New York
2000
The Betty Goldin Memorial Fund Book Prize for Excellence in Art
The Benjamin Menschel Postgraduate Fellowship
1999
The Benjamin Menschel Fellowship

LECTURES & PANELS

2016
Panel Discussion: Sense of Place & Memory - with curator Kathy Rae Huffman,
collector Kai Loebach, and artists Augusta Wood and George Legrady -
Edward Cella Art & Architecture, Los Angeles, CA - January 9, 2016

SPECIAL PROJECTS & EVENTS

2010
Monster Drawing Rally 2010 - Outpost For Contemporary Art - Los Angeles, CA

TEACHING POSITIONS

2008
Visiting Faculty, Large-Scale Printing, CalArts Program in Photography & Media
2007
Visiting Faculty, Color Photography, CalArts Program in Photography & Media