2008University of New Mexico, MFA
1998University of Michigan, BFA
2011Strength in Numbers, Generator, Albuquerque, NM
2009Doomers Delight, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, NM
2008Song Swan, SCA Contemporary Art, Albuquerque, NM
2004New Paintings by Karl Hofmann, The Waiting Room Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2009Colossus, An off-site 516 Arts presentation in conjunction with Here & There: Seeing New Ground for LAND/ART, Gold St. Lofts, Albuquerque, NM
2011Uncommon Connections: Terrence Campagna, Danny Crump, & Karl Hofmann, Da Wang Culture Highland, Luohu District, Shenzhen, China
2010Cristina de los Santos & Karl Hofmann, Isaac's Gallery, Roswell, NM
2008Crossing: A Juried Graduate Exhibition of the Texas, Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado and Utah, Harwood Art Center, Albuquerque, NM
Frenzy, 1st Street Art Center, Trinidad, CO
Karl Hofmann vs. Trevor Lucero, Fine Art Gallery at the College of Santa Fe, NM
14th Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition, Jonson Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
200713th Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition, Jonson Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
2006Change Up, The Donkey Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
12th Annual Juried Graduate Exhibition, Jonson Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
2005Keep On Pushing, The Donkey Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
At First Glance, Jonson Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
2003New Work by Karl Hofmann and Warren Irvin, Big Top Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2002Art in the Dark, The Pickory Art Space, New Orleans, LA
1999Roadside Attraction, Billy Bob's Chinese Laundry (A Three Ring Circus Production), New Orleans, LA
Bibliography & Publications
Beautiful Decay, page 93, "Book 6: Future Perfect"
Shenzhen Economic Daily, Liu Qiong, July 27, 2011 , Page C7, "American Dreams"
Art in America, Sarah S. King, May 12, 2009, "The Earth Sublime"
Santa Fe Reporter, Zane Fisher, March 12, 2008, "College Confidential"
Santa Fe New Mexican, Elizabeth Cook-Romero, March 7, 2008, "Paint, Counterpaint"
Albuquerque Tribune, Nancy Salem, April 6, 2007, "Coming Out Party"
Albuquerque Journal, Dan Mayfield, March 26, 2006, "Works of Whimsy"
Weekly Alibi, Steven Robert Allen, April 27, 2006, "In through the Out Door"
www.Projekt30.org, April 2005, on-line Juried Exhibition
New Orleans Art Review, Thomasine Bartlett, May/June 2004, vol. XXII, "Karl Hofmann," p.33
New Orleans Homes & Lifestyles, Olivia Jane Smith, Sept. 2004, "Artist Profile: Karl Hofmann" p.11
Awards and Residencies
2011Artist in Residence, DaWang Culture Highland, Luohu District, Shenzhen, China
2008Crossing Juried Exhibition (Runner-Up)
2007Arnold W. Brown Endowed Scholarship
2006Florence Henri Prize
Harry Nadler Memorial Fellowship