About the Artist



Work available at Elan Fine Art in Vancouver BC.

 

 

Education

University of British Columbia:  Bachelor of Arts, Fine Arts Major.

British Columbia Institute of Technology:  Certificate, Architectural Design.

 

Selected Exhibition History

 

2022

Atmosphere, Tidal Art Centre, Lund, BC

 

2021

Summer Group Exhibition, Elan Fine Art, Vancouver

 

Business Card Art Show, JKR Gallery, Provo, Utah

 

2020

Winter Group Exhibition, Elan Fine Art, Vancouver

 

Me Looking at You Looking at Me: Contemplating the Female Gaze, Lake Country Public Art Gallery, BC

 

Splash Art Auction & Gala Preview Exhibition, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver BC

 

2019

Splash Art Auction & Gala Preview Exhibition, Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver BC

 

2018

Fallen. Vernon Public Art Gallery, BC (solo)

 

Positively Petite. Place des Arts, Coquitlam BC

 

The Compass and the Cone Oak Street Studios, Vancouver BC

 

2017

Fallen. Roundhouse Arts and Recreation Centre, Vancouver BC (solo)

 

Man Overboard. Lake Country Public Art Gallery, BC

 

2016

Summer Slideshows with David Wisdom. Vancouver Art Gallery

 

2014

Time Will Tell. W119 Residency, West Kelowna BC

 

2012

Summer Night Slides with David Wisdom. Vancouver Art Gallery

Groove is in the Art. Access Gallery, Vancouver BC

 

 

Residencies

Tidal Art Centre, Lund BC, 2022

W119, West Kelowna BC, 2014 

 

 

Press and Publications

 

Elan Fine Art. Artist Series: Roger Watt, Deirdre Hofer, James McGrath. Web series, 2020.

https://mailchi.mp/elanfineart/artist-segment-no10

 

Lock, Wanda. In the Studio: Curatorial Notes Part Three Deirdre Hofer. Lake Country Art Gallery, Video, 2020.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rLfJ6BRVeQ4

 

Lucas, Julian. “New Books”, Harper’s Magazine, New York, August 2019 issue. Image reproduced page 85

 

Kirby, Bill. “Deirdre Hofer.” CCCA Canadian Art Database, 2019 rev. Centre for Contemporary Canadian Art and Gail and Stephen Jarislowsky Institute for Studies in Canadian Art, Concordia University, 1997. http://ccca.concordia.ca/artists/artist_info.html?languagePref=en&link_id=16044&artist=Deirdre+Hofer

 

Crook, Parker. “Vernon Public Art Gallery sees four new exhibitions” (interview) The Morning Star, Vernon BC., Wed. July 23, 2018

https://www.vernonmorningstar.com/entertainment/vernon-public-art-gallery-sees-four-new-exhibitions/

 

Jeffs, Dallas. “Melting Ice Cream: Art by Deirdre Hofer” Artist Run Website, January 30, 2018 [Blog post]. http://www.artistrunwebsite.com/blog/2395/Melting+Ice+Cream%3A+Art+by+Deirdre+Hofer

 

Berry, Carli. “Art Exhibition Showcases Mankind’s Fall.” Kelowna Capital News and Lake Country Calendar, Sat. Oct 7, 2017

https://www.kelownacapnews.com/entertainment/art-exhibition-showcases-mankinds-fall/

 

Lock, Wanda et. al. 2017, Man Overboard, exhibition catalogue, 4 October – 18 November 2017, Lake Country Art Gallery, BC.