Augusta Wood is an artist whose work engages performance, time, narrative and place, exploring ways of mapping the relationship between architecture, memory and photographic space.

Wood currently lives and works in Los Angeles. Originally from the greater Boston area, and having spent significant time in New York before and after earning her BFA from The Cooper Union, she moved to Los Angeles where she received her MFA from CalArts in 2005. Her work has since been the subject of solo exhibitions at Cherry and Martin (Los Angeles) and Angles Gallery (Los Angeles), and has been featured in exhibitions at The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Torrance Art Museum (Torrance, CA), Zach Feuer Gallery (New York), Anton Kern Gallery (New York), China Art Objects (Los Angeles), among others. She was also included in the Fotofest 2010 Biennial.
Wood’s work has been written about in the Los Angeles Times, Modern Painters, Art Lies Contemporary Art Quarterly, The Huffington Post, and has appeared in Water~Stone Review and on the cover of Black Clock. Her photographs are included in the permanent collections of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA), and The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).


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