Artist-Info - Brandi Hofer - Assiniboia Gallery

Brandi Hofer



Brandi Hofer was born in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan in 1986. She studied in Red Deer, Alberta, at Red Deer College from 2004 - 2006 before transferring to the Nova Scotia College of Art & Design in Halifax, where she completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2008.

Hofer has worked in several art media including: drawing, printmaking, and painting, with oils, acrylics encaustic, mixed media and watercolors. 

Hofer has long focused on female portraits and has explored themes of feminism, empowerment, the emotional self, and the female psyche. Hofer's work has been shown in solo and group exhibitions in France, London, New York, and all across Canada. 

Brandi Hofer's studio where she works and creates is located in Lloydminster, Alberta, Canada.


2006-08 NSCAD University, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Halifax NS
2004-06 Red Deer College, BFA Transfer Program, Red Deer AB

Solo Exhibitions
Rouge Gallery, GUS, Saskatoon SK (JUNE)
Collective Art Market/Cultural Science Centre, GUS, Lloydminster AB (APRIL)
Harris-Warke Gallery, GUS, Red Deer AB (DECEMBER)
Rouge Gallery, Cool kids (instadentity), Saskatoon SK 
Rouge Gallery, Olivia a Series, Saskatoon SK
Shervin Smith Art Gallery, Wild, Melfort SK
Area, Brandi Hofer, Saskatoon SK
Esteem Gallery, Brandi Hofer, Saskatoon SK
Harris-Warke Gallery, The 100 Encaustic Series Red Deer AB
Hague Gallery, Portrait of a Woman, Regina SK
Opp Galerie et Boutique, Brandi Hofer Performance, Montreal QC
RDC Learning Gallery, 100 Encaustic Series, Red Deer AB
Anna Leonowens Gallery graduation show, Brandi Leah Hofer, Halifax NS

Media and Publications
Capsule Publications, Curatorial Volume. 1, release date July 19
2018, Local Artist Dressing up Downtown, August 31
Meridian Source, Artist's Mural Brightens Downtown, front page, August 30
Prime Time News, October 10
British GQ, Inside Out, Pg 247, June
The World of Interiors, Artistic Impressions, pg 247, April 
Newcap New Global, April 15
Red Deer Advocate, GUS is a Special, Collaborative Art Exhibit Inspired by Motherhood,  Nov 18
Briarpatch Independant Magazine, pg 30 full page image, May/June  
General Motors Canada Commercial Shoot/Artist Profile,  April 10
Lloydminster Meridian Booster, Creative Contributions, Jan 25
Artist A Day Blog Feature, Jan 21
Newcap News, Jan 9
The Lloydminster Source, Cool Kids on Display, Dec 13
Star Phoenix, Saskatoon SK, Remixing the Imagination, June 20
The Lloydminster Meridian Booster, Local Artist Takes the Next Step, May 30
Lloydminster Source, Local Artist to Study in Venice, May 26
Briarpatch Fiercely independent Magazine, Living Death by Siku Allooloo, Mar/Apr publication 
HGTV Canada, featured in House of Bryan, "Over and Grout"