26/6 - 11/10 @ Stadtgalerie Klagenfurt, Klagenfurt

 

Group exhibition on international shoe-design organized by the Grassi Museum in collaboration with the the Virtual Shoe Museum of Liza Snook, travelling to the Stadtgalerie Klagenfurt. Hofsté presents the portrait of Mo with highheel, C-print on Aludibond, 70x100cm, from the 2006 Ninja Project with Michel Overbeeke.

6/3 - 18/3 @ The Ballery, Berlin

 

Group exhibition U’N’I Form a group exhibition that explores the power of uniform from a sociological perspective and the conforming of oneself in exchange for acceptance.
This show brings together artists who are showing work at The Ballery for the first time as well as some familiar faces.
Artists: Tamboly Photodesign, Matthijs Holland, Ivo Hofsté / Michel Overbeeke, Julija Goyd
Ana Bathe.
Hofsté presents his portrait Mo with corset, C-print on Aludibond, 70x100cm framed in black oak wooden frame, from the 2006 Ninja Project with Michel Overbeeke.

16/01 - 6/3 @ Sanatorium, Berlin

 

Exhibition of Collaborative Urban Portraits of 10 friends by two friends, Ivo Hofsté & Ron Abram.This mixed media and photography show includes portraits of ten individuals whose lives are intertwined with the two artists and the city of Berlin itself. Both Ivo and Ron are collaborating on all ten portraits which are made up of two parts: a mixed media/drawing portrait of the friend (by Ron) and a parallel urban still/photograph (by Ivo) of a location in Berlin that also represents each of the 10 individuals. The exhibition takes place in Sanatorium 23 in Friedrichshain with its longstanding history of bringing these two friends, new friends and newcomers to Berlin together. 

18/06 - 05/10 @ Kunsthaus, Wien

 

Group exhibition on international shoe-design the Virtual Shoe Museum of Liza Snook, travelling to the Kunsthaus Wien. Hofsté presents his portrait of Mo with highheel, C-print on Aludibond, 70x100cm.

20/02 - 24/02 @ Postbahnhof, Berlin

 

Group exhibition on international shoe-design organised by the Virtual Shoe Museum of Liza Snook. Hofsté presents his portrait of Mo with highheel, C-print on Aludibond, 70x100cm.

27/10 - 16/02/14 @ Villa Rot, Burfrieden

 

Group exhibition on international shoe-design organised by the Grassi Museum – Museum für angewandte Kunst in collaboration with the Virtual Shoe Museum of Liza Snook, travelling to the museum Villa Rot in Burgrieden. Hofsté presents his portrait of Mo with highheel, C-print on Aludibond, 70x100cm.

26/10 @ Monster Ronsons, Berlin

 

Performance during the closing-party of the PornFilmFestival. Hofsté creates a space with a sudden atmosphere where he welcomes the party guests to get their portrait taken. As part of the performance he will photograph dressed as his alter-ego Ivawana. The portrayed people can download the pictures the next day from Hofsté's website.

14/09 - 28/09 @ Studio75, Berlin

 

Group exhibition, curated by Kevin Bright & Ivo Hofsté. Adapt invites 15 international non german artists, living in Berlin to show in their work how Berlin influenced their artwork. Hofsté shows a work titled 'Home', inkjetprint on archival matte paper, framed with passepartout, 60x80cm.

09/08 @ SO36, Berlin

 

Performance during the 'Ich bin ein Berliner' musicfestival. Hofsté creates a space with a sudden atmosphere where he welcomes the party guests to get their portrait taken. As part of the performance he will photograph dressed as his alter-ego Ivawana. The portrayed people can download the pictures the next day from Hofsté's website.

20/04 @ Spartacus, Potsdam

 

Group exhibition, Hofsté presents his first musicvideo, made for Felix Räuber to the song 'Zwei von Millionen'. Video, 3min02, HD, edited by Riccardo Borgosano.

10/03 - 14/04 @ JustMenBerlin, Berlin

 

Group exhibition, celebrating the 4th year, the massageparlour annex gallery is organising an exhibition presenting all the artists that exhibited in the galleries past, with special made works to the theme 'JustMen'. Hofsté is presenting a selfportrait, picturing himself as his imaginary sister Ivawana. Black and white inkjetprint on semimatt archival paper, 20x29cm.

28/03 - 29/09 @ Grassi Museum, Leipzig

 

Groupexhibition on international shoe-design organised by the Grassi Museum – Museum für angewandte Kunst in collaboration with the Virtual Shoe Museum of Liza Snook. Hofsté presents his portrait of Mo with highheel, C-print on Aludibond, 70x100cm.

13/10 @ Südblock, Berlin

 

Event with different performances, Hofsté created together with the painter Nico Fundamentale a little fairytailworld were people can interact and get photographed. The installation was build in a tent in the middle of Kottbusser Tor in front of the venue Südblock.

31/09 @ Schwuz, Berlin

 

Festival with several queer bands, Hofsté shows the artwork he did for the new album of the band 'Soundmonsters' that are also performing that night. Presentation consists of 3 backlit pictures, 60x80cm.

04/08 @ Tacheles, Berlin

 

Group art action to protest against the closing and demolishing of the independant arthouse Tacheles. Hofsté sells screenprinted bags for the good cause.

02/06 @ Südblock, Berlin

 

Group exhibition, Hofsté presents 2 series of 4 screenprints and 2 portraits ('Klaus im Tiergarten & Yuli aufm Sofa' C-prints on Aludibond, 70x100cm)

04/05 - 18/05 @ Panke, Berlin

 

Group exhibition curated by Kevin Bright (NY), Hofsté presents a mirrored portrait of Sergio titled 'Scheuklappen', C-print, 150 x 80cm.

27/04 @ ZMF, Berlin

 

Group exhibition, Hofsté presents his first series of screenprints on canvas.

14/01 @ Tacheles, Berlin

 

Group exhibition, where Hofsté is presenting wallcovering copy-art combined with backlit photographs.

17/12 @ Humboldt Universität, Berlin

 

Group exhibition, Hofsté is presenting a light-installation using 35 coloured spots combined with a
projection of one of his works 'Happy Holidays'. The installation takes the whole entry of the building including the impressive staircases and the colour-stained windows.

12/11 @ Barbie Deinhoffs, Berlin

 

Group exhibition, on display is copy-art of the Rotterdam series 'Cut-iD' , a 1x1m mounted C-print of 'Cut-iD 01' and the 2,5x1m C-print of Sergio.

28/10 @ ZMF, Berlin

 

Group exhibition during a Warehouse club evening, Hofsté presents 2 video installations 'Moon' & 'OpenAir' and does a live photo-studio-installation where people can get their portrait taken.

05 @ Washington Univerity, St. Louis

 

Prints and Music in response to Tom of Finland, Sam Fox School of Art, Washington University, St. Louis. Hofsté presents a portrait in reaction to the works of Tom of Finland together with several artists forming the portfolio ‘Finlandia’. 30X30cm C-print as part of a portfolio box.

04 @ Idealist, Berlin

 

A series of 7 Urban Night Stills to the theme ‘Kampfgeist’ published in Idealist Magazine (www.idealist-art.com)

06/08 - 13/08 @ C.d.P.V, Berlin

 

First group exhibition of the Berlin Queer Artist Collective 'Queer Riot Club' founded by Maria Psycho. On display is a C-print (2,5m x 1) of Sergio, a lightbox (70x100) of Mo with corset and 2 C-prints (50x70 cm) of Johnnyfer.

18/11 - 23/12 @ Bar7000, Berlin

 

Exhibition consisting of a 3-piece portrait dialogue, including 'Klaus im Tiergarten', 'Yuli aufm Sofa' and 'Miss Blackbirdy 01'.

2010 - 2011 @ BoConcept, Berlin

 

Under the name '1Edition' the danish furniture design company BoConcept features 11 photographers that are being presented in the 3 Berlin shops. The prints are sold signed and in a limited edition. Hofsté presented 3 series, 'Geschlossen', 'Glitzz' & 'Snow'.

08/11 @ KopiSusu, Utrecht

 

Remembring the 20 year anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the art project 'Plus Lisa' invites dutch artists that live in Berlin to show their art in this one day exhibition. On display is the mounted C-print 'Sergio & Johnnyfer' and a series of new work on C-prints, pinned to the wall.

04/06 - 03/07 @ Two Window Project, Berlin

 

As part of the group exhibition ‘Boxers and Fighters’, Hofsté shows a series of 3 unique Polaroids
with the title ‘My happy childhood’. 

23/10 - 25/10 @ Chique Art Fair, Paris

 

The online french magazine 'Ninja' presents his favorite contributions at the 'Paris Chique Art Fair'. From Hofsté the work 'Mo with highhheel' is presented.

30/08 - 11/10 @ JustMenBerlin, Berlin

 

Exhibition together with Henri Hinterland. On show are a selection of Urban Stills from Rotterdam / Rome and Los Angeles.

 

06/06 - 28/06 @ Studio Pulchri, Den Haag

 

Group Exhibition with Martin C de Waal, Ivo Hofsté, Johan Gustavson, Margareth Doorduin, Ton of Holland, Frans Franciscus, Hans van Benthum, Martyn F. Overweel, Ten&Don, Jurjen de Haan, Stephen Pelton en Rachid Ben Ali.

31/10 - 21/21 @ Werkstattgalerie, Berlin

 

In this group exhibition, curated by Rinaldo Hopf, different works from the book 'Mein schwules Auge 5' are presented. From Ivo Hofsté the work 'Mo with Highheel' is on display.

21/03 - 16/05 @ Merry Karnowsky Gallery, Berlin

 

In the one year Berlin anniversary group exhibition the Merry Karnowsky Gallery shows Hofsté's portrait 'Tony'.

11/07 - 14/07 @ Berghain Kantine, Berlin

 

In the atmosphere of this special location in Berlin, Hofsté is presenting his 1st solo exhibition in which he shows the new works he made in his Berlin period. His new work consists of portraits that show the peoples likes together with the peoples thoughts translated into a landscape picture.

19/11 - 26/11 @ Artspace Witzenhausen, Amsterdam

 

Artspace Witzenhausen presents Hofsté’s works : ‘Miss Blackbirdy’ 2 works from this series 100x75cm C-print on 4 mm dibond and ‘Mo’ 1 work from this series 100x100cm C-print on 4 mm dibond.

20/09 - 03/10 @ Showroom MAMA, Berlin

At this artfair Showroom MAMA presents Hofsté’s works : ‘Forest Families’ (80x30cm – C-print on 3 mm dibond/4 mm Perspex, edition 3/5) and ‘Cut-ID 01’ from the Cut-ID series. (100x100cm – C-print on dibond/matte protective foil, edition 1/4).

20/07 - 05/11 @ Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

 

The project ‘Storm’ is part of the exhibition Airworld*. The presention consist of 1 image of 120x80cm (C-print on 3mm dibond). The project is a collaboration of Ivo Hofsté with the fashiondesign duo Andbeyond , Jolanda van de Broek en Brigitte Hendrix (www.andbeyond.nl

*Airworld. Design and Architecture in Aviation
'Airworld' does not only show the history of aviation, but also the developments in design and architecture.

30/04 - 02/07 @ Schowroom MAMA, Rotterdam

 

A part of the ‘Cut-ID’ is being presented as a part of the group exhibition Fantasy Island – Expositie Robinson**. It consist of 3 C-prints on 4 mm dibond, 1x 100x100cm and 2x 80x80cm.

**Fantasy island - exhibition Robinson shows the work by 13 international artists. On the surface these artists seem to invite us to wander around in their fantasy-world. When we take a closer look though, there seems to be more than meets the eye. This often bizarre universe appears to be constructed by the artist through a serie of rewritten laws of nature.

07/09 - 11/10 @ Noorderlicht, Groningen

 

From the project Daydream, that consist as a book (68 photo’s on 34 pages) 8 Combinations of two pictures are being presented (25x50cm, Epson Archival Matte inktjet prints mounted on MDF)