Helen Hoffelt


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Photographs: Water Memory
Photographs: Land Memory
Photographs: Sky Memory
Photographs: Frozen Time
Photographs: Regeneration
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HELEN HOFFELT

hhoffelt@ccad.edu

EDUCATION

May, 1991
Master of Fine Arts in Photography
State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York

May, 1982
Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Illustration/Photography
Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus, Ohio

SELECTED EXPERIENCE

August, 1993 to present
Columbus College of Art and Design; Columbus, Ohio
Associate Professor in the Division of Media Studies
Teach introductory, intermediate, photo sensitive, photo projects, and seminar photography courses.

May, to June, 2009
Studio Arts Center International
; Florence, Italy
Visiting Professor of Photography
Taught a introductory photography class and mentored CCAD students.

August, 1992 to June, 1993
Montana State University; Bozeman, Montana
Instructor of Photography
Taught courses in introductory, experimentary, and documentary photography. Helped supervise photographic senior projects. Co-taught seminar exploring images of women in art and advertising.

August, 1990 to May, 1991
State University of New York at Buffalo; Buffalo, New York
Instructor of Photography
Taught courses in introductory photography.

1982 to present
Numerous free-lance publicity shoots for various corporations and free-lance portrait photography.

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

May–July, 2009
Best of Show; Robert Lazuka and Helen Hoffelt
Marcia Evans Gallery; Columbus, Ohio. Coordinator: Marcia Evans

November–December, 1995
Life, Death and Reflection
Grove City Hall Gallery; Grove City, Ohio. Coordinator: Ray Kline

January–February, 1992
Reflective Inflection
Calumet Gallery; Buffalo, New York. Coordinator: Elizabeth Samuels

April–May, 1991     
Recreated Images; Helen Hoffelt and Pam Henrich
Castellani Art Museum; Niagara, New York. Coordinator: Kim Yarwood

April–May, 1990     
The Recreated Image
Erie Art Museum Frame Shop Gallery; Erie, Pennsylvania. Director: John Vanco

May, 1988
Photographic Spaces
Actors Repertory Theatre Gallery; Columbus, Ohio. Director: Denver Garrison

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

June–July, 2011
Columbus Discovers Italy: CCAD Faculty Exhibition– Char Norman, Helen Hoffelt, and Doug Norman
Studio Art Centers International Gallery (SACI); Florence, Italy

March, 2011
Images from the Great Depression: Remembering the New Deal in Ohio
. Contributing photographer hired to re-photograph Ohio sites originally photographed by Ben Shahn, Farm Security Administration (FSA) photographer, in 1938.
Center of Science of Industry (COSI); Coordinator: Pat Williamsen

January–February, 2011
ROY G. BIV’S Image OHIO exhibition.
Juried Regional Exhibition
Fort Hayes Shot Tower Gallery; Columbus, Ohio. Juror: Linde Brady

2010–2011
Courage Unmasked for Joan's Fund Choosen among a group of artists to transform neck and throat radiation masks into works of art. The masks were exhibited in a traveling exhibition and then were auctioned to raise funds to research head and neck cancer at the James Cancer Center.

August–December, 2010
Columbus College of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Canzani Center; Columbus, Ohio. Coordinator: Melissa Vogley-Woods

August–November, 2010
Ohio Annual 2010 Prospectus
Juried Regional Exhibition
Zanesville Museum of Art; Zanesville, Ohio. Juror: Lynnda Arrasmith

August–October 2010
Shy Rabbit Print National 2
Juried National Exhibition
Shy Rabit Contemporary Arts Gallery; Pagosa Springs, Colorado. Juror: Yuji Hiratsuka

August, 2010
Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition–Professional Division

Juried Regional Exhibition
Cox Fine Arts Building; Columbus, Ohio. Jurors: James K. Alicea and Annegreth Nill
Ohio Arts Council Award

October–December, 2008
Columbus College of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Canzani Center; Columbus, Ohio. Director: Jim Voorhies

August, 2008
Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition–Professional Division

Juried Regional Exhibition
Cox Fine Arts Building; Columbus, Ohio. Jurors: Michael Ferris Jr. and
Tim Pottock
Ohio Arts Council Award

June–July, 2008
Mixed Images: Celebrating 5 Years of Collaboration with
The Center for Photography at Woodstock
Juried National Exhibition
The Gallery at R & F; Kingston, New York. Jurors: Danielle Correia and
Fawn Potash

May, 2008
Smithtown Township Arts Council (STAC) 29th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition.
Juried National Exhibition
Mills Pond House Gallery; St. James, New York. Juror: Christopher James

March, 2008
Society for Photographic Education Exhibition–The Center For
Fine Art Photography’s Online Web Gallery
Juried National Exhibition
Juror: Tim Anderson

November, 2007–February, 2008
Lensless Images & Cameras
Invitational Exhibition
RossMuseum of Art, Ohio Wesleyan University; Delaware, Ohio. Coordinator: Justin Kronewetter

October–December, 2006
Columbus College of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Invitational Exhibition
Canzani Center; Columbus, Ohio. Director: Natalie Marsh

November–December, 2005
Ohio Art League Annual Fall Juried Exhibition
Juried Regional Exhibition
Fort Hayes Shot Tower Gallery; Columbus, Ohio. Juror: Joe Houston

December, 2004
Junk Store Camera Images
Shremshock Gallery; Columbus, Ohio. Coordinator: Mike Houghton

November, 2004
4 x 5, Wet and Dry
Ohio Art League Gallery; Columbus, Ohio. Coordinators: Julia McLeamore and Mary Fahy

October–December, 2004
Columbus College of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Invitational Exhibition
Canzani Center; Columbus, Ohio. Director: Natalie Marsh

Fall, 2002
Media Studies Faculty Exhibition
Kinney Hall; Columbus, Ohio. Facilitator: Dan Grose

October, 2001
Columbus College of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Invitational Exhibition
Canzani Center; Columbus, Ohio. Director: Natalie Marsh

October, 1999
Columbus College of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition
Invitational Exhibition
Canzani Center; Columbus, Ohio. Director: Richard Aschenbrand

April, 1998
Art for Life Auction
Invitational Exhibition
Columbus Museum of Art; Columbus, Ohio

April, 1995
Columbus College of Art and Design Faculty Exhibition

Invitational Exhibition
Canzani Center; Columbus, Ohio. Director: Richard Aschenbrand

October, 1992–January, 1993
Rudi Dietrich, Helen Hoffelt and John Hooton
Invitational Exhibition
Habit Faculty Club; Bozeman, Montana

July, 1992
Robert Hirsch, Helen Hoffelt and Robin Tressler
Invitational Exhibition
John Sommers Gallery, University of New Mexico; Albuquerque, New Mexico
Director: Wayne R. Lazorik

June, 1992
82nd Annual Columbus Art League Spring Exhibition
Juried Regional Exhibition
Rhodes Office Tower; Columbus, Ohio. Juror: Benny Andrews

January–February, 1992
Heroes and Victims: An Artists Response to War
Juried National Exhibition
Katz and Dawgs Gallery; Columbus, Ohio. Curators: Lesley Constable, Walter King

December, 1991
First Night Exhibition
Invitational Exhibition
Erie Art Museum; Erie, Pennsylvania. Director: John Vanco

September, 1991
Three Photographers

Invitational Exhibition
Meadville Council on the Arts; Meadville, Pennsylvania. Coordinator: Gwendolyn Bashowi

May–June, 1991
War: Controlling the Image

Invitational Exhibition
Houston Center for Photography; Houston, Texas. Administrative Director: Michael G. Devoll

February–April, 1991
Artists Respond to the War
Regional Invitational Exhibition
Erie Art Museum; Erie, Pennsylvania. Director: John Vanco

November, 1990
State University of New York at Buffalo Graduate Exhibition

Bethune Gallery; Buffalo, New York. Director: Roger Trietly

October–November, 1990
Sixteenth Annual October Exhibit

Juried Regional Exhibition
Meadville Council on the Arts; Meadville, Pennsylvania.
Juror: Marjorie Talalay
VanTuil Award

April– June 1990
The 67th Annual Spring Show

Juried Regional Exhibition
Erie Art Museum; Erie, Pennsylvania. Juror: Judith Stein
Purchase Award by McBrier Properties Group

November, 1989
State University of New York at Buffalo Graduate Exhibition

Bethune Gallery; Buffalo, New York. Director: Cheryl St. George

April–June, 1989
The 66th Annual Spring Show

Juried Regional Exhibition
Erie Art Museum; Erie, Pennsylvania. Juror: Dennis Adrian

October– November, 1988
Fourteenth Annual October Exhibit

Juried Regional Exhibition
Meadville Council on the Arts; Meadville, Pennsylvania. Juror: Nina Freudenhein. Honorable Mention

August–1979
Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition Professional Division

Juried Regional Exhibition
Cox Fine Arts Center; Columbus, Ohio. Jurors: Richard Anuskiewicz, Robert Cottingham and Mary Miss
Purchase Award sponsored by Pace Gallery

PHOTOGRAPHS IN PUBLICATIONS

Autumn, 2011
Images from the Great Depression: Remembering the New Deal in Ohio.
Published on the cover of Pathways. Ohio Humanities Councils’ magazine

Winter, 2008
Photographs from the Water, Land and Sky Memory series.
Published in Photography Quarterly–Photograpy Now–Center fo Photography's International Magazine. Juried competition. Juror: Julian Cox

October 6, 2004
Water Memory Untitled 1
Photograph published on the cover of Columbus Alive

Spring, 1991 edition
War Games
Published in Center of Exploratory and Perceptual Art (CEPA)