Waruguru’s work ranges from painting, drawing, printmaking, needlework and installation

The materiality of objects in space is at the core of her explorations, which are intimately rooted in personal identity politics, often referencing women’s practices and traditional cultural identifiers

Remixing and acts of improvisation are the central elements of the work of Agnes. Working predominantly with everyday materials, with particular attention to materials that carry connotations of familiarity and domestic life, Waruguru builds up compositions whose thrust comes from the intimate connection that these materials bare in the personal lives that yielded them. Her work makes use of repetitive, iterative acts of creation and mark making – crocheting, knitting, sewing, and embroidery – whose nature marks the passing of time. 

Waruguru is currently in based Amsterdam in the first year of her fellowship at Rijksakademie.

A.Waruguru about her solo exhibition "Small Things to Consider"


Group Exhibitions


Gallery Brulhart | Geneva, Switzerland, Rebirth

Gallery Cecile Fakhoury| Abidjan,  Ivory Coast, ABOUT NOW 

Rele Gallery| Los Angeles, USA, Reading Abstraction


Stellenbosch Triennale| Stellenbosch, South Africa, On The Cusp 


1.3 Kitisuru Rd | Nairobi,  Kenya, Open Studio

Saba Studios | Lamu, Kenya, Montage

Circle Art Gallery | Nairobi,  Kenya, Lucid Dreams 

Circle Art Gallery| Nairobi, Kenya, I Will See What I Want To See


Circle Art Gallery | Nairobi,  Kenya, New Threads

Village Market with GoDown Art center | Nairobi, Kenya, Manjano

Workstyle Africa | Nairobi, Kenya, On Colour

One Off Gallery | Nairobi, Kenya, Line 

Cave Bureau | Nairobi, Kenya, If Not Now 


Welmont Gallery | Savannah, GA, A Place That is Not Yours 

Alexander Hall Gallery | Savannah, GA, B.F.A. Show 

Non- Fiction Gallery | Savannah, GA, Alexander Collective Salon

Alexander Hall Gallery | Savannah, GA, SCAD DeFine Art Student Showcase


Lacoste, France, Lacoste, Open Studio


Solo Exhibition 


Circle Art Gallery| Nairobi, Kenya, Small Things to Consider 


2014 - 2017

Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting,  Cum Laude 


Savannah College of Art and Design, Lacoste, France

2013 - 2014

California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA Fine Arts

2010 - 2012

UWCSA Waterford Kamhlaba, Swaziland, International Baccalaureate Diploma

Artwork from the artist in our collection

New works from Amsterdam, 2023

Untitled (2023)

Jellyfish dancing in morning dew (2023)

River dancer (2023)

Small things to consider

Amy Courtyard (2019)

In Reality, Dreaming of Palms (2020)

Untitled (Small things to Consider) (2020)

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