Originally from Berlin, Germany, Bettina Hoffmann is based in Montreal. Her practice includes installations, projections and objects, and she has recently been working in photography, digital photomontage and video. She has exhibited in group and solo shows in Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, England, the USA and Canada. She has received numerous grants and awards and her work is in several private and public collections in both North America and Europe. Hoffmann received a Master of Fine Arts degree from Hochschule der Künste, Berlin and attended both the California Institute of the Arts, Los Angeles and the Rijksakademie van beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam. As part of artist residencies she lived temporarily in Istanbul, Turkey and Weimar, Germany.