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editor , museum curator , publisher

Michael Eugene Hoffman, editor, publisher, museum curator. Recipient Fifty Best Books of Year award American Institute Graphic Arts (9), Special award for Continued Excellence, Art Libraries Society of America, Periodical Aperture award Type Director's Club, Creative Public citation Carey-Thomas, Citation of Commendation, Art Libraries Society North America.

Background

Hoffman, Michael Eugene was born on July 5, 1942 in New York City. Son of Myron Block and Dorothy (Steinfeld) Hoffman.

Education

Bachelor in Religion and English with honors, St. Lawrence University, 1964. District Attorney, St. Lawrence University, 2001.

Career

Executive director, Aperture Foundation, Inc., New York City, since 1965;trustee, Aperture Foundation, Inc., New York City, since 1967;curator, Alfred Stieglitz Center, Philadelphia Museum Art, since 1968;executive director, Paul Strand Foundation, 1979-1981.

Works

Membership

Trustee, managing director, founder International Photography Coun, London. 1st lieutenant United States Army, 1964-1965. Member Society Photograph Education, Pi Delta Epsilon.

Connections

Married Katharine Perkins Carter, December 23, 1967 (deceased). Children: Matthew, Sarah. Married Melissa Harris, 1998.

father:
Myron Block Hoffman

mother:
Dorothy (Steinfeld) Hoffman

spouses:
Katharine Perkins Carter

Melissa Harris

children:
Matthew Hoffman

Sarah Hoffman