Frank Hofmann

1916 – 1989

Hofmann arrived in New Zealand in 1940 as a refuge from Czechoslovakia. Hofmann worked for the leading Auckland Studio Clifton Firth from 1941-1947. Firth mentored Hofmann and introduced him to the Auckland Arts Community, many of which later became subjects in his photographs. 

Frank Hofmann Portrait of Valmai Moffatt

Portrat of Valmai Moffat - 1947

Frank Hofmann Blind Road

Blind Road Auckland - 1945