hoffmann's psychologically complex works are intimate expressions of his personal life and experiences that resonate with the viewer on a deep emotional level. they are presented here, exclusively for clé, in a hand printed tile format specifically purposed for architectural installations. they are offered in limited edition as a series of only 100 pcs per design.
ruan hoffmann (b.1971) is a critically acclaimed south african artist, who has attended various residencies around the world including the thami mnyele foundation for african artists in amsterdam and being the first south african / african to be awarded a residency at the zentrum fur keramik in berlin 2012/13.
his work is represented in the corporate art collections of apple (johannesburg), the south african national association for the arts (cape town), ZAM africa magazine (amsterdam), the frans masereel centrum, kasterlee, belgium and the spier contemporary art collection (stellenbosch), to name a few.
during 2011/12 the artist had solo exhibitions in new york, cape town and london. his artwork is represented by deon viljoen fine art in stellenbosch/maastricht.