Sven Hoffmann


1965                                   Born in Koblenz

1985–1989                         Studied sports at the Freie Universität Berlin

1986–1992                         Hochschule der Künste Berlin. Degree as master student

                                           Honorable mention from the jury of the Internationales Design Zentrum Berlin

1993–1995                         Stipend from the Karl-Hofer-Gesellschaft

1995–1999                         Contracts to work for the Land of Berlin

1996–2004                         Lecturer of Photography at the Universität der Künste Berlin

1997                                   Studio Stipend from the Land of Berlin

                                           Guest Lecturer of Photography at the Kunsthochschule Nykarleby, Finland

1999–2002                         Head of Summer Academy at the LIW, Lehnin, Brandenburg

2000–2004                         Head of Workshop on Photography at the Universität der Künste Berlin

2002–2005                         Lecturer of Design Theory and Art Photography at FOCON, Potsdam

2006                                   Guest Lecturer at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste Nürnberg

Since 2009                          Owner and Managing Director  H2SF GmbH 

2010 – 2011                       Project Waterplaces

Since 2013                          Project  European Coastline

2015                                   Project Dead Sea / Israel

2016                                   Project Aqua Arctic /Island



      Lives and works in Berlin