Hans Hofmann

(deutsch, 1880 - 1966)

seated woman iv by hans hofmann

Hans Hofmann

Seated Woman IV, 1944

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Born on March 21 in Weissenberg, Germany
1896 - 1898
Studied under Willi Schwarz at Moritz Heymann's Art School, Munich
1903 - 1914
Lived in Paris, France
1904 - 1906
attended evening classes at the Atelier Colarossi and the Académie de la Grande Chaumière, Paris
1915 - 1932
Founder-teacher of arts school, Schule für Moderne Kunst, Munich
Opened first art school, Hans Hofmann School of Fine Arts, Munich
Married Maria Wolfegg
Taught at the University of California, Berkeley, CA (summer)
Taught at the Chouinard Art Institute, Los Angeles, CA
1932 - 1933
Taught at the Arts Students League, New York, NY


Le Grand Geste, Sammlung Museum Kunstpalast Düsseldorf, Germany
1945-1949 Repartir à zéro, comme si la peinture n’avait jamais existé, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, Lyon
2008 - 2009
Peggy Guggenheim e la nuova pittura Americana, ARCA, Ex-Chiesa di San Marco, Vercelli, Italy
Hans Hofmann, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA (solo)
"Hans Hoffmann: Poems & Paintings on Paper," Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York City, NY (solo)
Contemporary, Cool and Collected, Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC
"Everything," Dunn and Brown Contemporary, Dallas, TX
"Options with Realism," Jason McCoy Gallery, New York, NY
Hans Hofmann, American Contemporary Art Gallery, Munich (solo)
"Hans Hofmann," Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York City, NY (solo)
NEW YORK, NEW YORK - Fifty Years of American Art, Grimaldi Forum Monaco, with Otto Hübner as curator for the Abstract Expressionism
2005 - 2006
Ecole de New York, MAMAC Nice, France
Hans Hofmann, Ameringer & Yohe Fine Art, New York City, NY (solo)
2004 - 2005
Action Painting-Arte Americana 1940-1970, Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena, Modena, Peggy Guggenheim Collection Venedig in cooperation with american contemporary art GALLERY