Originally from Berlin, Germany, Bettina Hoffmann is based in Montreal, Canada.
Her photo and video work was exhibited in group and solo shows in Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, England, Rumania, South Korea, the USA and Canada. Solo exhibitions include e.g. Touch at Occurrence, Montreal, 2014, Drain at Oboro, Montreal, 2014, Émile at Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 2009, Décalage at Dazibao, Mois de la Photo à Montréal, 2007, at Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art, Toronto, and Kristi Engel Gallery, Los Angeles, 2008. Her videos were presented at festivals and video art fairs internationally, e.g. Crossroads, Film Festival at the Cinematheque San Francisco, USA, Movement on Screen in Liverpool, UK, Les Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois (Montréal), European Media Art Festival in Osnabrück (Germany), Première vue Montreal, Espace SD, Beirut, Lebanon and at Video Lisboa in Lisbon (Portugal), and several times at the VAD video festival, Girona, Spain. Her work is in several private and public collections in both North America and Europe. e.g. the Museum of Contemporary Photography in Chicago, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal, Musée national des beaux-arts de Québec, and Berlinische Galerie in Berlin.
Hoffmann received a Master of Fine Arts degree from Hochschule der Künste, Berlin and attended both the California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles and the Rijksakademie van beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam.
Last update 25th April, 2017.