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stefan hoffmann screen printing  

deux temps deux mesures


02/03-2017
Musée Sandelin
Saint-Omer, France

context: 4 week educational project with 100 Elementary School students
source material: antique weighing scales and contemporary foreign exchange trading graphics

2016  

stefan hoffmann wab  

every year more


03/04-2016
Western Academy of Beijing
Beijing, China

context: 4 week educational project with 100 Elementary School students
source material: traditional chinese paper cut outs, waste and waste signage

2015  

 

rabenschwarz


11/12-2015
Manière Noire
Berlin, Germany

context: project part of 'appropriating language #12' and specifically referring to the short story 'Kohlenstaub' (German translation) by Spanish writer Ana Maria Matute
source material: neo-gothic rose window, pomgranates

 

GLYCERINE and ROSE WATER


06/10-2015
Andy Warhol Museum
Pittsburgh PA, United States

context: project in the busy entrance area of the Museum, recently renovated in the style of the historic ‘Silver Factory’
source material: toiletries from the Museum archive found in Warhols apartment

 

Teaser


01/05-2015
Erasmus Paviljoen, Erasmus University Rotterdam
Rotterdam, Netherlands

context: project as a start sign for the renovation of their faculty building
source material: books from the Sanders Library, 16th century emblems by Andrea Alciato

2014  

 

Please stay within the lines


10-2014/01-2015
Pulchri Studio
The Hague, Netherlands

context: Pulchrigrafiek14, Dutch Printmaking Biennial
source material: ornamental wallpaper and warning stripes

 

fly away fly


07/08-2014
Rankin Christian Center
Rankin PA, United States

context: educational outreach project in basketball court
source material: ancient greek staues and all time basketball stars

 

Une fois pour toutes


06/07-2014
Engramme, Center for printmaking and contemporary Art
Quebec City, Canada

context: Quebec biennial on art and political activism
source material: road block sign and figures from Mao sculpture

 

DO NOT RUSH!


03/05-2014
3331 Arts Chiyoda
Tokyo, Japan

context: part of the Arts Chiyoda residency program
source material: Deming circle and existing 3331 logo

stefan hoffmann patience  

PATIENCE


01/05-2014
KUNSTHAL Rotterdam
Rotterdam, Netherlands
context: part of the KUNSTHAL light series on process based site specific interventions
source material: new KUNSTHAL signage, 17th century emblem by Georgette de Montenay

2013  

stefan hoffmann  

COCAGNE!


11/12-2013
La Plate-Forme, oganized i.c.w. the regional cultural capital celebrations
Dunkerque, France
context: Les Grands Magasins Residency, interventions in empty shops
source material: shop signage, architectural plans, Poem by Francois Villon

 

DANSE MACABRE


09/11-2013
IMAGO, University of Moncton
Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
context: project realized at the Centre Culturel Aberdeen for the JÈ-ST Festival
source material: workout machines and weights from the YMCA

 

TAKE A DUVET DAY


09/11-2013
IMAGO, University of Moncton
Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
context: project realized at the YMCA for the JÈ-ST Festival
source material: workout machines and weights

 

AQUARIUS


08/09-2013
Claremont Studio's CIC
Hastings, United Kingdom
context: part of 'Ici&La' artists interventions in public space
source material: signage for life saving equipment and illustrations on under water warfare

stefan hoffmann zygote press wall printing  

TIPPING HAZARD


05/06-2013
Zygote Press
Cleveland, OH, USA
context: project realized during the ZPASS residency at Zygote Press
source material: local power station local warning sign and 16th century etching

stefan hoffmann do not climb  

DO NOT CLIMB


04/05-2013
AM ART SPACE
Shanghai, China
context: project realized during the AM ART SPACE international residency program
source material: local warning sign and climbing angels at Bath Cathedral

2012  

stefan hoffmann comfort  

COMFORT


11/12-2012
window printing project
Vrije Academie, GEMAK
The Hague, Netherlands
context: part of the OPERANDI festival to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Vrije Academie
source material: handling instructions household ladder and 17th century emblemata

stefan hoffmann nu

NU


09/10-2012
window/wall printing project
Center For Visual Arts (CBK),
Amsterdam, Netherlands
context: part of 'Boundless Amsterdam' organized by Amsterdams Grafisch Atelier
source material: waiting room signs and elements from evacuation plan

stefan hoffmann rankin

Rankin


07/08-2012
wall printing project
Rankin Christian Center icw the Andy Warhol Museum,
Pittsburgh PA, United States
context: educational youth project
source material: stained glass windows and basketball court, photo's of the kids involved

stefan hoffmann haus brennt  

Wenn ein haus brennt


06/09-2012
window printing project
Center for Visual Arts Utrecht (CBKU)
Utrecht, Netherlands

context: part of the 'alles grafisch' exhibition
source material: fire alarm and exit sign in the entrance of the Art Center

2011  

stefan hoffmann te huur  

TE HUUR


11/12-2011
printing on windows and vertical blinds
id11
Delft, Netherlands
context: part of onderZOEKT, arts and performance project in empty shops
source material: 'Te huur' posters of the real estate agent

stefan hoffmann concordia  

ALL SYSTEMS NORMAL(2)


11/12-2011
window printing project
FOFA Gallery, Concordia University
Montréal, Canada
context: continuation of the project at ARPRIM/Belgo Building
source material: road work signs and elements from ASN(1)

stefan hoffmann arprim  

ALL SYSTEMS NORMAL(1)


10/12-2011
wall printing project
ARPRIM, Belgo Building
Montréal, Canada
context: reference to OCCUPY encampment close to Belgo Building
source material: text and signs from control panel at entrance Belgo Building

stefan hoffmann falling  

FALLING


07/09-2011
window printing project
DOK Delft, Library and Art Center
Delft, Netherlands
context: icw group exhibition 'in zoverre dichtbij'
source material: wet floor signs

stefan hoffmann do not enter  

DO NOT ENTER


02-2011
wall printing project
Perkins Library, Duke University
Durham NC, United States
context: icw collaborative research project with Bill Fick
source material: street sign and 17th prints from Library collection

stefan hoffmann offices  

OFFICES


01-2011
wall printing project
CODARTS, Academie for music and dance
Rotterdam, Netherlands
context: the codarts offices were moved away from the new main building
source material: codarts logo

2010  

stefan hoffmann wow  

WOW


12-2010
window printing project
Frank Taal Gallery
Rotterdam, Netherlands
context: neighborhood develoment campaign
source material: campaign logo, view through gallery window on subsidized housing

stefan hoffmann brand new  

BRAND NEW(3)


10/11-2010
window/wall printing project
401 Building, Open Studio
Toronto, Canada
context: special artist project for 'PRINTOPOLIS' symposium on contemporary print
source material: BMO logo, 401 logo

stefan hoffmann brand new mocca  

BRAND NEW(2)


10/11-2010
wall printing project
Museum for Contemporary Canadian Art, MOCCA
Toronto, Canada
context: sponsoring, financing and branding
source material: BMO Financial Group logo and official MOCCA logo

Stefan Hoffmann brand new  

BRAND NEW(1)


10/11-2010
window printing project
The Drake Hotel
Toronto, Canada
context: part of 'For Now' group exhibition with temporary interventions
source material: MOCCA logo, Drake Hotel Café window ads

stefan hoffmann mixedfit  

Mixedfit


09/11-2010
window printing project
Balisi, Koffler Art Center
Toronto, canada
context: part of MIXEDFIT, an off-site project by the Koffler Art Center
source material: modified toilet sign

stefan hoffmann smile  

SMILE


07/08-2010
window printing project
Phoenix Brighton
Brighton, UK
context: omnipresent surveillance
source material: found security camera signs

stefan hoffmann  

Horn of plenty


01-2010
window printing project
Haagse Kunstkring
The Hague, Netherlands
context: part of group exhibition 'proofDRUK'
source material: promotional flyers, photo's taken at the Dresden 'Zwinger'

2009  

stefan hoffmann american meter  

American meter


12-2009
window printing project
Artists Image Resource
Pittsburgh PA, United States
context: icw AIR resident artist project
source material: photo's gasmeters and storefront

stefan hoffmann tabula rasa  

tabula rasa


07/08-2009
window printing project
Kunstraum Delikatessenhaus
Leipzig, Germany
context: annual 'Schaufenster-Ausstellung'
source material: street signs, advertisements

stefan hoffmann air  

displacement activity(2)


05/07-2009
wall printing project
Artists Image Resource
Pittsburgh PA, United States
context: AIR resident artist project 2009
source material: restroom sign, signs shopping mall

stefan hoffmann future tenant  

displacement activity(1)


05-2009
wall printing project
Future Tenant
Pittsburgh PA, United States
context: AIR resident artist project 2009
source material: restroom sign and restroom graffiti

stefan hoffmann quiz evadet  

quiz evadet


03/04-2009
wall printing project
Pictura
Dordrecht, Netherlands
context: part of group exhibition 'drukwerk buiten de marge'
source material: vanitas emblems, shadows

stefan hoffmann wechselwirkungen  

wechselwirkungen


03/04-2009
window/wall printing project
INKIJK galerie
Amsterdam, Netherlands
context: project in metrostation referring to commuter movements
source material: emblems, broken exit sign

2008  

Soetheydt van de kerle, 10/11-2008, window printing,DOK Kunst, Delft, Netherlands
Ohne Titel, 09/10-2008, wall printing, Ostrale 2008, Dresden, Germany
Gloria F6, 07/08-2008, wall printing, Motorenhalle Projektraum, Dresden, Germany
Spiel mit dem Feuer, 07/08-2008, wall printing, Geh8 Kunstraum, Dresden, Germany
The horn of plenty, 03/04-2012, window printing, De Aanschouw, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Onbevoegden Only, 03/05-2008, window printing, Netherlands Architecture Institute, Rotterdam, Netherlands
l'argent du beurre(2), 01/02-2008, wall printing, projectraum doppelde, Dresden, Germany
l'argent du beurre(1), 01/02-2008, window printing, projectraum doppelde, Dresden, Germany

2007  

ligne roset, 11-2007, wild printing, Dresden (DE)
Einbläuen, 10/11/12-2007, window printing, vitrine sutstein, Berlin, Germany
locus 01, 11-2007, wall printing, Kunstrum 7.Stock, Dresden, Germany
changing places, 07-2007, window printing, St. Francicus Hospital, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Das Auge der Zeit, 04/05-2007, window printing, Center for Visual Arts, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Schöner Schaum, 03/04-2007, window printing, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands

2006  

Schaufenster Goethe, 12-2006, window printing, Goethe Institute Rotterdam, Netherlands
Durchblick, 10-2006, window printing, Het Lab Dordt, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Im Zeichen der Teilung, 04/05-2006, wall printing, De Nieuwe Gang, Beuningen, Netherlands