Dr. Rita Hofmann


Dr. Rita Hofmann Dozentin

  • Address Berner Fachhochschule
    Bern Academy of the Arts
    Fellerstrasse 11
    3027 Bern


  • Research projects in the Institute of Materiality in Arts and Culture


  • MDRTB10 (2011-2019), Farbphotographie, HKB

  • MN2.7 Digitale Print Medien (2010-2020), Staatliche Akademie der Künste Stuttgart

  • Materails in colour photography and digital photography


  • Rita Hofmann-Sievert
    Place of Birth Herzberg/Harz (Germany)
    Place of Origin: Schüpfen (BE), (Switzerland)
    Citizenship Swiss and German
  • 2013-2020 Research Lecturer HKB, Institute of Materiality in Art and Culture
  • 2014-2015 Development engineer Wifag Polytype Technologies
  • 2005-2013 Head of Technology and Development ILFORD Imaging Switzerland
  • 2000-2005 Director Research and Development ILFORD Group Ltd
  • 1983-2000 Research chemist and group leader Ciba Geigy and ILFORD AG in Marly,
  • 1981-1982 Post doctorate Research University of Colorado and Penn State University
  • 1976-1978 Doctorate in Chemistry University of Göttingen, Germany
  • 1971-1976 Diploma in Chemistry University of Göttingen, Germany
  • Swiss Expert for ISO -TC 42 (WG5,3,8) , Photography, 1998-now
  • Board Member of the National Thematic Platform ‘Innovative Oberflächen ‘, 2013-now


Language skills and intercultural knowledge

  • German - Native or bilingual proficiency
  • French - Professional working proficiency
  • English - Full professional proficiency
  • Germany
  • United States of America