EXHIBITIONS SPONSORED BY
THE RENATE, HANS AND MARIA HOFMANN TRUST
Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau München, Munich, Hans Hofmann: Wunder des Rhythmus und Schönheit des Raumes, 23 April – 2 November 1997. Traveled: Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus und Kunstbau München, Munich (23 April – 29 June 1997); Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Germany (12 September – 2 November 1997).
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Hans Hofmann in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 13 April – 17 October 1999.*
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA, Hans Hofmann: Four Decades in Provincetown, 28 July – 1 October 2000.*
University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Hans Hofmann: The UC Berkeley Art Museum Collection, 11 June 2002 – 31 October 2004.* Traveled: McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX, Hans Hofmann—Paintings from the 1960s: The Berkeley Art Museum Collection (11 June – 15 September 2002); Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, AZ, Hans Hofmann: Selections from the Berkeley Art Museum Collection (5 October 2002 – 19 January 2003); Ameringer Yohe Fine Art, New York, Hans Hofmann: Select Paintings from UC Berkeley Art Museum and the Estate of the Artist (11 February – 15 March 2003); Akron Art Museum, OH, Hans Hofmann—Selections from the Berkeley Art Museum Collection (20 September 2003 – 3 January 2004); Des Moines Art Center, IA, Hans Hofmann: Selections from the Berkeley Art Museum Collection (21 August – 31 October 2004).
Naples Museum of Art, FL, Hans Hofmann: A Retrospective, 1 November 2003 – 21 March 2004.*
The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, Hans Hofmann: Circa 1950, 14 January 2009 – 17 October 2010.* Traveled: The Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA (14 January – 5 April 2009); Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK (21 February – 9 May 2010); Weatherspoon Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (3 July – 17 October 2010).
Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York, Search for the Real: Drawings by Hans Hofmann & His Students, 12 November – 10 December 2010.
New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture, NY, Hans Hofmann: Works on Paper from the 1940s, 29 October 2012 – 5 January 2013.
Museum Pfalzgalerie Kaiserslautern, Germany, Hans Hofmann: Magnum Opus, 9 March – 16 June 2013.*
Bruce Museum of Arts and Sciences, Greenwich, CT, Walls of Color: The Murals of Hans Hofmann, 2 May – 6 September 2015* Travelled: The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami (10 October, 2015 - 3 January, 2016); The Ackland Art Museum, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (22 January - 10 April, 2016).
Creation in Form and Color: Hans Hofmann
An exhibition of approximately 40 paintings and works on paper looks anew at the expansive range and sustained creative vitality of Hofmann’s work, examining how nature takes shape and form through line, color, and plane. Co-organized by the University of California, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA), which houses the world’s most extensive museum collection of Hofmann’s works and the Kunsthalle Bielefeld.
The exhibition opened in Germany at the Kunsthalle Bielefeld from November 5, 2016 - March 5, 2017. It travelled to the Musee national d'histoire et d'art Luxembourg September 28, 2017 - January 14, 2018 . A catalogue with color reproductions accompanies the exhibition. The exhibition is co- curated by Lucinda Barnes, former Chief Curator at (BAMPFA) and Dr. Jutta Hulsewig-Johnen, Deputy Director of the Kunstalle Bielefeld. The exhibition and the catalogue are sponsored by the Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Trust.
Hans Hofmann: Works on Paper
A retrospective of Hofmann’s drawings organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art Jacksonville, Florida. Curated by Karen Wilkin, independent curator, and Marcelle Polednik, former MOCA director. The exhibition consists of approximately 50 works on paper spanning numerous media including drawings, gouaches, watercolors, and oils on paper from his extensive career, covering 1914–1965.
The exhibition opened at MOCA Jacksonville, January 28 2017 until April 14. It traveled to the Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine June 16 - September 3, 2017. A catalogue with color reproductions accompanies the exhibition. The exhibition and catalogue are sponsored by the Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Trust.