Born in Chicago, IL 1987

Lives and works in New York, NY


2015        MFA, Painting & Printmaking, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

2012        Advanced Painting Intensive, Columbia University School of the Arts, New York, NY

2009        BFA, Community Arts, High Distinction, California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2008        Study Abroad, Facultad de Bellas Artes, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain  



2018        Excelsior: Ever Upward, Ever Afloat, Queens Museum, Queens, NY (through August 26th, 2019)

Rockabye My Bedrock Bones, False Flag Projects, Long Island City, NY

                Pieceable Kingdom, Fellow Focus, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

2015        Service, Marquand Chapel, Yale Divinity School, New Haven, CT

2,015 But Who's Counting: Yale MFA Thesis Exhibition, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

La Fête à Colette, Nuit Blanche, Collège Collete Besson, Paris, France

2014         Music & Conversation, Indo-Pacific Gallery, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT  

2009        Summer Spectacular, Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

                 About Face: Deconstructing Diversity in the Institution, Center Gallery, Oakland, CA

2005        Subway, Art One Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ



2019 But My Heart Was Awake: Emilie Gossiaux, Camille Hoffman, Ilana Savdie, Vanessa Thill, Golestani Gallery, Düsseldorf, Germany

A Thousand Plateaus, Jenkins Johnson Gallery, curated by Hank Willis Thomas with Daphne Takahashi, Brooklyn, NY

Here We Land, Wave Hill Public Garden and Cultural Center, Bronx, NY

Ineffable Manifestations, Yale Institute of Sacred Music

The First Picture of You, 1990, Consulate General of the Philippines, New York, NY

2018      Volumes: Queens International 2018, Queens Museum, Queens, NY

Art, Artists & You, Children’s Museum of Manhattan, New York, NY

                Home: Making Space for Radical Love and Struggle, Tecoah Bruce Gallery, California College of the Arts,

                Oakland, CA    

                People I Love Who Are Far Away, E.TAY Gallery, New York, NY

2017       LifeWtr Open Gallery curated by Delphine Diallo, Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY

                Art By a Woman, LifeWtr digital exhibition, Times Square and Oculus at World Trade Center, New York, NY

2016         New Genealogies, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

2015         Jew as the Other, Abrazo Interno Gallery Clemente Center, New York, NY

Arresting Patterns, Artspace, New Haven, CT

Yale Painting and Printmaking Graduates 2015, Garis & Hahn Gallery, New York, NY

SEEN, Yale institute of Sacred Music, New Haven, CT

2013         Splendor in the Grass, Green Hall Gallery, Yale School of Art, New Haven, CT

2012         Intensive Exhibition, LeRoy Neiman Gallery, Columbia University, New York, NY

2011          Road to the Hidden Green Village, 3rdeye(sol)ation Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2008        MASIVAMENTE, Espai Cultural Biblioteca Azorín, Valencia, Spain

                 The Future of Culture, North/South Gallery, Oakland, CA

2007         A Class Act, curated by Raymond Saunders, Joyce Gordon Gallery, Oakland, CA

                  Rest in Peace, Rise in Peace, South Gallery, Oakland, CA

  Dialects of the Heart, Corazon Del Pueblo Gallery, Oakland, California


2017        Van Lier Fellowship, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

2016        Nomination for Joan Mitchell Emerging Artist Grant

2015         Carol Schlosberg Memorial Prize for Excellence in Painting, Yale University

John A. Carrafiell Scholarship, Yale University School of Art

Editor's Choice, New American Paintings, No. 116, Northeast Issue, 2015

2014         Schickle-Collingwood Prize, Yale University School of Art

2009         National Endowment for the Arts Scholarship

2008         Community Student Fellow, California College of the Arts

2007         Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, Study in Valencia, Spain



2018         Artist in the Marketplace, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY

Children’s Museum of Manhattan Artist in Residence, New York, NY

Winter Workspace Artist in Residence, Wave Hill, New York, NY

2017         Van Lier Fellow, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

2016-17     Artist in Residence, QueenSpace, Long Island City, NY

2016          Artist in Residence, Cooperative Arts and Humanities High School and

                  Yale University Office of New Haven and State Affairs, New Haven, CT



2019 Adjunct Professor, The Cooper Union, New York, NY

Visiting Faculty, Bennington College, Bennington, VT

2018          Artist Lecturer, Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY

Artist Lecturer, The New School, New York, NY

                  Artist Lecturer, Montclair State University, NY

                  Visiting Artist Lecturer, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT

2017          Visiting Artist Lecturer, School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

                  Visiting Artist Lecturer, Bennington College, Bennington, VT

                  Artist Lecturer, The Cooper Union Summer Art Intensive, New York, NY

2016          Visual Arts Visiting Lecturer, Barnard College, New York, NY

                  Visual Art Instructor, Queens Paideia School, Long Island City, NY

2015           Mentor/Facilitator, Jerome Project, Artspace, New Haven, CT

2010-12      Manager, Summer Camp Director, Visual Arts Teacher

    Beacon Center for Arts & Leadership, Coalition for Hispanic Family Services, Brooklyn, NY

2005-8       Community Student Fellow Teaching Artist

    California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

2007           Arts Instructor, Mills College Summer Arts Program, Mills College, Oakland, CA



Image Culture, “EP 023: CAMILLE HOFFMAN”, Interview with William Jess Liard, November 2018

The New Yorker, "Goings On About Town - Camille Hoffman: Pieceable Kingdom", The New Yorker, February and April, 2018

Blouin Art Info, “Critiquing Colonial Histories Camille Hoffman’s New Mixed-Media Landscapes at Mueum of Arts and Design”, Blouinartinfo, January 10, 2018

Noyes, Chandra, “Pieceable Kingdom Presents Layered Meanings at the Museum of Arts and Design”, Art & Object, January 9, 2018

Carrigan, Margaret, “ The Five Gallery Shows to See in New York This January”, Observer, January 9, 2018,

Gallardo, Tatiana, "Camille Hoffman; Art, Cultural Identity and Polly Pockets", Young Hot and Modern Magazine, 2017

Viscardi, Ella and Shaper, Helen "Camille Hoffman", Matter of Hand, December, 2016

Zahn, Brian, "Art Meets Life in School's Open Studio", New Haven Register, February 1, 2016

Morand, Michael, "Alumnus Artist Titus Kaphar Creates, Connects, and Builds Community in New Haven", Yale News, 2015

Plagens, Peter, "Yale, RISD MFAs Go on Display", Wall Street Journal, 2015

Caldwell, Ellen C., "In the Studio: Process of Painting with Camille Hoffman", 2015

New American Paintings, No. 116, Northeast Issue, 2015

Those That This Arts Journal, Issue 8, 2015

Appal, Allen, "Seen" is a scene at ISM", New Haven Independent, April 3, 2015

Menconi, Lilia, “How Long Can Art One Hold On?”, Phoenix New Times, July 2, 2009

Lessard, Kim, CCA Students Give Oakland Landmark a Facelift with Murals, CCA News, March 13, 2009

Donnelly, Sean “Telling the Tale of Temescal”, Oakland Tribune, February 12, 2009



Interview with Titus Kaphar, Artspace New Haven, 2015

A Snapshot: Landmarking Community Cultural Arts Organizations Nationally, National Endowment for the Arts, 2010

CCA 100: The Future of Culture, CCA Center for Art & Public Life, 2008

Latino Poverty in the New Century (Cover Illustration), The Haworth Press, Inc., 2000