Agustina Woodgate

Poetry bombing

Poetry bombing

For O, Miami, a poetry festival held in April, Agustina Woodgate visited various thrift stores and stitched small labels with various verses of poems printed on them, such as this one by Li Po: “Life is a huge dream why work so hard?” And that is your deep thought for the upcoming weekend.

Teddy bear rugs

Teddy bear rugs

Agustina Woodgate takes the popular comfort toy of children and vessels of childhood nostalgia-the stuffed teddy bear-and skins them to make these hand sewn rugs! She rationalizes her crime: The process starts with the departure of the loving life objects have when they are in the hands of their owners.The rugs not only reference the…