• SUNY, Alfred, NY MFA
  • Bennington College, Bennington, VT. BA


  • 2018 Contemporary Art Galleries, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut
    Bushel Collective, Delhi, New York, with Molly Stevens
    Western Exhibitions, Chicago, Illinois, with Luanne Martineau, curated by Shannon Stratton
  • 2017 Martha (The Searchers), Mark Morris Dance Center, Brooklyn, New York, Collaboration with choreographer Julia Gleich
  • 2016 Scale Shifts;Vision Adjusts, Sharjah Art Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
    Studio 10, Volta, Pier 90, New York, New York, March 2-6
  • 2015 SHIFT;The Angel of History, Studio 10, Brooklyn, New York
  • 2014 Terra Infirma, The Boiler, Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, with Linda Herrit
    Plumb Pulp, Lmak Projects, New York
  • 2013 Re-Constructions,, The Picture Gallery, Saint Gaudens Memorial, Cornish, New Hampshire
  • 2012 Solo Project,, Lmak Projects at NADA Hudson, Hudson, New York
  • 2011 Into the Fray, Lmak Projects, New York
    Project in the Study, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, New York
  • 2010 Romantic Subtractions, Artist Book Program, BravinLee Programs, New York February 5th thru April 17th
    The Elephant in the Room, New/Now Gallery, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut
  • 2009 Un-Warped and De-Weft, Daum Museum, Sedalia, Missouri, (catalogue)
  • 2008 Catherine J. Smith Gallery, Boone, North Carolina
  • 2007 Making Traces, LMAK Projects, New York, with Lieven DeBoeck
    Plaid, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, New York
    W(e)ave , Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut, Collaboration with Michael Schumacher
  • 2006 Wallscape, Gahlberg Gallery, College of Dupage, Glen Ellyn, Illinois, (catalogue)
    Civilization and its Discontents, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Ithaca, New York
    So Bennington, Usdan Gallery, Bennington, Vermont, with Eve Sussman
  • 2002 Negative Capability, Diverse Works, Houston, Texas
  • 2001 Material Matrix, Richard L. Nelson Gallery, UC Davis, Davis, CA
  • 2000 GAGA, New York, NY,
  • 1999 Mercer Union, Toronto, Canada, with Dianna Frid
  • 1998 P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York, NY
    The Carpet Paradigm, Ezra and Cecile Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT
    Florence Lynch Gallery, New York, NY,
  • 1997 Momenta Art, Brooklyn, NY,
  • 1995 Black and Herron, New York, NY, Inaugural exhibition


  • 2018  Individual Gravities, Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    The Nature Lab, LABspace, Hillsdale, New York
    A Radical Voice, Southampton Arts Center, Southampton, New York
  • 2017  Ravel/Unravel, Hidden Process, Artisterium 10, Tbilisi, curated by Lydia Matthews, Tbilisi, Georgia
    Becca Lowry, Jane Miller, and Elana Herzog, Fred Giampietro Gallery, New Haven, Ct
    Post Election, SEPTEMBER, Hudson, New York
    Haus Warming, De Chiara Projects, Stone Ridge, New York
  • 2016  Devotion/Destruction: Craft Inheritance, Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, New York
    Flotsam, Savannah College of Art and Design, curated by Sarah Kabot
    Material Cultures, BRIC, Brooklyn, New York
    INTERVENTIONS 3, 1608 President St., Brooklyn, NY
  • 2015  Peekskill Project 6, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, Peekskill, New York
    Interwoven: Prints & Process, Maass Gallery, Purchase College, Purchase, New York
    Torn and Fired, Outlet Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
    The Needle's Eye, The National Museum of Art, Architecture and Design, Oslo, Norway
    Textual, ODETTA Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
    Materialized Conections, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, Feb. – August
    OBJECT 'HOOD, Lesley Heller Gallery, New York City
  • 2014 The Needle's Eye, Kode, Art Museums of Bergen, Bergen, Norway, opens October
    20-year ANNIVERSARY Exhibition, PIEROGI, Brooklyn New York, 5 September – 5 October, 2014
    Artists House Party Presents, New York, NY, opens October
    A Particular Kind of Solitude, curated by Serra Sabuncuoglu, Elizabeth Street Garden
    Clouds, Lesley Heller Gallery, New York City
    The Last Brucennial, New York, New York City
  • 2013 Lost and Found, Plug Projects, Kansas City, Missouri
    how you gonna get back to jersey?, Planthouse, New York City
    Some Assembly Required, Art & Culture Program, Albany International Airport
  • 2012 Hall of Fame, New York Foundation for the Arts Gala, Espace, New York Material Occupation, University at Albany Art Museum, Albany, New York B19, Humanities Gallery, Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York Out Side, Studio 10, Bushwick, New York Textility, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, New Jersey
  • 2012 Material Occupation, University at Albany Art Museum, Albany, New York
    B19, Humanities Gallery, Long Island University, Brooklyn, New York
  • 2011 Between This Light and That and Space, Minus Space, Brooklyn, New York
    A Place to Which We Can Come, The Convent of Saint Cecilia, Brooklyn, New York
    An Exchange With Sol Lewitt, Mass MoCA, North Adams, Massachusetts
    Extended Drawing, Tegnerforbundet, Oslo, Norway
  • 2010 The Jewel Thief, Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs, New York, September 18, 2010 thru February 27, 2011
    Art on Paper 2010: The 41st Exhibition, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina November 7, 2010 – February 6, 2011
    String Theory, Storefront Gallery, Brooklyn, New York, August 27 thru September 12
    Out of Line, Slag Gallery, New York, New York
  • 2009 Workspace Program 2008-2009, Dieu Donne Paper Mill, New York
    Apparently Invisible, Drawing Center, New York, New York (catalogue)
    Motion Blur, Gustavsbergs Konsthalle, Gustavsbergs, Sweden (catalogue)
    By a Thread, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, New York
    Structured Simplicity, Dumbo Art Center, Brooklyn, NY
    Collectif Generation, Cit du Livre, Aix en Provence, France
  • 2008 Perverted by Theatre, Apex Art, New York
  • 2007 Ho Hum all Ye Faithful, Bravin Lee, New York, New York
    Material Pursuits, Robert Hull Fleming 2005
    Museum, Burlington Vermont (catalogue)
    K3, Zurich, Switzerland, curated by Rolf Staub
    Radical Lace and Subversive Knitting, Museum of Art and Design, New York, (catalogue)
    Intelligent Design, Momenta Art, Brooklyn NY
    Sitings, South Eastern Center for the Contemporary Arts, Winston-Salem, N. Carolina
  • 2006 Grendel, Jack the Pelican Presents, at Old Green Supermarket, Miami
    Studio in the Park, Riverside Park, NY, curated by Karin Bravin (catalogue)
    Regeneration Room, LMAK Projects, Brooklyn, NY
    Thread Bare, Kleinert/James Art Center, Woodstock, New York
    Up Against the Wall, Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, Ct.
  • 2005 Surface Charge, Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond Virginia, curated by Gregory Volk and Sabine Russ, (catalogue)
    In Practice, The Sculpture Center, Long Island City, New York
  • 2004 Reykjavik Art Museum, Reykjavik, Iceland, (catalogue)
    Impact, PPOW Gallery, New York, curated by Jason Murison
    Open House: Working in Brooklyn, Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, New York, (catalogue)
    Wry Material, Jack the Pelican Presents, Brooklyn, New York
  • 2003 Decade, Schroeder Romero Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
    Custom Fit, Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, New York
  • 2002 NextNext, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, New York, curated by Dan Cameron
    New York, New Work, Now, Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire
    Archipelago, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver
    FIT, Schroeder Romero, Brooklyn, New York
    Residuum, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Art, New York
    Sub-basement, Front Room, Brooklyn, NY
  • 2001 Urban Nature, Goteborgs Konsthall, Gothenberg, Sweden, (catalogue)
    Flesh, Fervor, Fancy, SOO Visual Arts Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota (catalogue)
    Out of Line and Over the Top, P.S. 122, N.Y., New York curated by Susan Canning
    She Lives on Love Street, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Art, New York
    Group Show, PROJECTSpace, Toronto, Canada
    Group Show, Flip Side, Brooklyn, NY,
    Spitting Image, University of Connecticut, Stamford, curated by Cindy Roznoy
    Cross Pollination, Holland Tunnel Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (traveling exhibition)
  • 2000 End Papers, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY (catalogue)
    Fixations, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI (catalogue)
    Five Sculptors, Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY, Curated by Joe Amhrein
    Yard Sale, Downtown Arts Project, curated by Barbara Pollack
    From Rags to Riches, Fondattion de la Tapisserie des Arts, Tournai, Belgium,(catalogue)
    Out of Line, im n iL Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    Trunk Show, Zoller Art Gallery, Penn State University
  • 1999 Group Show, White Columns, New York
    Group Show, Feed Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y.
    Cremolata Flotage, Staten Island Ferry, New York, NY curated by Sue Spaid
    Archipelago: an Intimate Immensity, Arti Et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, the Netherland
    Mealy Mouthed Materials, Charismatic Shapes and Other Funny Stories, The Gibson Gallery, The State University of New York at Potsdam, Traveling exhibition (catalogue)
  • 1998 Group Show, P.P.O.W. Gallery, New York, N.Y.
    Fashioned, White Box, New York, N.Y. (traveling exhibition, catalogue)
    May 17, 1998, The Cornwall Estate, Cold Spring, N.Y
  • 1997 Current Undercurrents, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
    Fragments in Time, Clementine Gallery, New York,NY.
    Sweet and Low, Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
    Just What Do You Think You’re Doing, Dave? Williamsburg Art Center, Brooklyn, NY.
    Traces 57 Hope St, curated by Omar Lopez-Chahoud, Brooklyn, NY.
    Annie Herron Productions and Stefanelli Gallery, Art Exchange Show, New York, NY
    Suture, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    Consumer Detox, Curated by Dan Devine, Rosenberg Gallery, Hofstra University
  • 1996 Nicole Klagsbrun, Grammercy International Art Fair, NYC
    Installations, Sol Lewitt, Lisa Hein, Elana Herzog, Saint Marks Position, New York
    Brookworld, curated by Cindy Tower, Thompson St., NY
    The Art Exchange Show, Annie Herron Productions, New York, NY.
    1996 Outdoor Invitational, ART/OMI, Omi, New York, NY. (catalogue)
    Swag and Puddle, The Workspace, New York, N.Y
    Invitational, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA.
  • 1995 Oooze, Black and Herron Space, New York, NY
    Between This and That, Eighth Floor, New York, NY
    Carriage House Projects, Islip Museum, East Islip, NY
    Material Abuse, curated by Mark Harris, Trans Hudson, NJ. (catalogue)
    What’s the Connection? Trans Hudson Gallery, NJ
    The Crest Hardware Show, curated by Gene Poole, Brooklyn, NY.
  • 1994 Family Ties, PPOW, New York, NY
    Chilean Biennial, Valparaiso, Chile, (catalogue)
    Random Access Ramnarine, Long Island City, NY
    The Concrete Voice, Leubsdorf Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY. (catalogue)
    Beauty, Four Walls, the Back Room, New York, NY.
  • 1993 Kenny Schachter, Shooting Blanks, 81 Greene St., New York, NY
    Outside Possibilities '93, Curated by Bill Arning, The Rushmore Festival, Woodbury, NY
    55 Ferris Street, Curated by Frederieke Taylor, 55 Ferris Street, Brooklyn, NY
    Songs of Retribution, Curated by Nancy Spero, Richard Anderson Gallery, NY
    Idio Cognito, The Police Building, New York, NY. (catalogue).
    Chamber 1, Chamber, New York, NY
    Drawings from 55 Ferris St., Wynn Kramarsky, New York, NY
  • 1992 Ambiguous Pieces, White Columns, New York, NY
    10 Steps, Saul Ostrow and Horodner Romley Gallery, Muranushi Lederman, Inc. New York, NY
    Results Are In, Art In General, New York, NY
    Gallery, Dooley Le Cappelaine Gallery, New York, NY
    Set A/B, Tribeca 148 Gallery, New York, NY.
  • 1991 1991 Snug Harbor Sculpture Festival, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY
    Tribute to Stanley Rosen, Usdan Gallery, Bennington College, VT.
    Corner (the) Market, Organization of Independent Artists, New York, N Y.
  • 1990 Dream Machinations in America, Minor Injury Gallery, New York, NY
    Artists From The Studio in a School, Artist's Space, New York, NY.


  • 2017 On The Road;Yogyakarta  link  pdf
  • 2011 Book Project, art by Elana Herzog, poetry by Monica de la Torre, Collectif Generation, a project of Gervais Jassaud, 2011
  • 2010 Featured Artist, Dogwood, A Journal of Poetry and Prose, Fairfield University, Spring 2010
  • 2009 Romantic Subtractions, art by Elana Herzog, Romantic Dadas, poems by Jerome Rothenberg, Collectif Generation, a project of Gervais Jassaud, 2009
  • 2007 Elana Herzog on Plaid, NYFA Current, November 2007
  • 1998 Knerr, Erica, guest editor, New Observations, issue 119, summer/fall 1998, Pellegrin, Maurizio, Innerscapes, An Anthology of Artists’ Writings, Trieste, Italy, 1998


  • 2018 MacDowell Colony Residency
  • 2017 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship pdf
    Foundation for Contemporary Arts Emergency Grant
    Søndre Green Farm Residency, Noresund, Norway
  • 2014 Joseph and Anni Albers Residency, Bethany, Connecticut
  • 2013 Gertrude Contemporary Residency Program, Melbourne, Australia
  • 2112 Saint Gaudens Memorial Fellowship
  • 2011/12 Marie Walshe Sharpe Foundation, Space Program
  • 2011 Farpath Foundation Grant, Dijon, France
  • 2009 Anonymous Was A Woman Award
  • 2008 Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Workspace Residency
  • 2008 Workspace Program, Dieu Donne Paper Mill, New York City
  • 2007 Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award
  • 2007 Individual Artists Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts
  • 2004 Lillian Elliot Award
  • 2003 Lambent Fellowship in the Arts of the Tides Foundation
  • 1999 Individual Artists Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts
  • 1999 Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant


  • Koopman Collection, National Library of the Netherlands
  • Rare Book Collection , French National Library
  • Rauner Special Collections, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire


  • University of Iowa, Iowa City, Visiting Artist, April, 2018
  • Lesley University College of Art and Design, Artist Mentor, MFA in Visual Arts Program, Fall 2017 and Spring 2018
  • Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, Visiting Artist, December 2017
  • Textile Art Center, New York City, Mentorship of Current Resident, Spring 2017
  • Yale University, Instructor, Freshman Seminar: Paper, Spring 2012 through 2016
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Visiting Artist, October, 2015
  • Lesley University College of Art and Design, Artist Mentor, MFA in Visual Arts Program, Fall 2015
  • Vermont Studio Center, Visiting Artist, October 2015
  • Kansas City Art Center, Kansas City Missouri, Visiting Artist, March 2015
  • Vermont Studio Center, Visiting Artist, Spring 2014
  • California College of Arts, San Francisco, CA, Visiting Artist, April 2013
  • Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, Visiting Artist, 2013
  • Pace University, New York, New York, November 2012, Lecture
  • New York Studio Residency Program, Lecture, Brooklyn, New York, 2012
  • Vermont Studio Center, Visiting Artist, 2012
  • College of New Rochelle, Lecture, April 2012
  • School of Visual Arts, Senior Seminar, Lecture, March 2012
  • Skidmore College, Instructor, Summer Program, Installation 101, July 2011
  • Christie’s Education, Lecturer, May, 2011
  • Yale University, Graduate Program Sculpture, Visiting Artist, April 2011
  • Bennington College, visiting artist and lecturer, April 2011
  • Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, Visiting Artist, 2011/2012 Season
  • State University of New York, Purchase, New York, visiting artists and lecturer, October 2010
  • Christie’s Education, Lecturer, May, 2010
  • Boston Museum School, Boston, Massachusetts,Visiting Artist and Lecturer, February, 2010
  • Rhode Island School of Design, visiting artist and lecturer, October 2009
  • Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, visiting artist, fall 2009
  • Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, Panelist, Working the Room, moderated by Matthew Nichols, April, 2009
  • Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, visiting Lecturer, November 2008
  • Daum Museum, Sedalia Missouri, guest Lecturer, November 2008
  • Pace University, New York , New York, visiting artist , November 2008
  • Brooklyn College, New York, visiting artist and lecturer, October 2008
  • Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, visiting artist and lecturer, September 2008
  • State University of New York, Purchase, New York, visiting artist and lecturer, October 2007
  • The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut, May, 2007
  • State University of New York, Albany, New York, visiting artist and lecturer, April 2007
  • Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Visiting Artist and Lecturer, October, 2006
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, Visiting Artists, October 2005
  • Virginia Commonwealth University, Visiting Artist, Richmond Virginia, July 2005
  • Bennington College, Bennington, Vt., Visiting Artist, May, 2005
  • Maryland Institute College of Art, visiting instructor, Spring, 2005
  • Cornell University, Visiting Artist and Lecturer, February 2005
  • Reykjavik Art Academy, Reykjavik, Iceland, Lecturer, November 2004
  • Montclair University, Guest Lecturer, October 2004
  • Maryland Institute College of Art, Visiting Artist, September 2004
  • New York University, Fundamentals of Sculpture, Spring 2004
  • Chicago Art Institute, Visiting Artist, October 2002
  • New School University, New York, Instructor, Drawing and Painting, Spring 2002
  • University of California, Davis, Visiting Artist, February, 2001
  • Rhode Island School of Design, Visiting Artist, November, 2000
  • Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, Guest Lecturer, October 2000
  • Colgate University, Hamilton, NY, Guest Lecturer, September 2000
  • Montclair State University, Instructor, NJ, Graduate Mini-Seminar, March 2000
  • Princeton University, New Jersey, Visiting Artist
  • University of Connecticut, Stamford, Guest Lecturer, April 1999
  • School of Visual Arts, New York, Guest Instructor, Graduate Sculpture, October 1998
  • Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, Mass, Visiting Artist, April 1996
  • Pratt Institute, Visiting Artist, November 1995
  • Rhode Island School of Design, Visiting Artist, September 1995
  • Cooper Union, Outreach Program, Instructor Collaborative Outdoor Sculpture, July 1995
  • Universidad de Playa Ancha, Valparaiso, Chile, Guest Lecturer, November 1994
  • Studio in a School Association, New York, NY Artist/Instructor, 1989 – 1995
  • Cooper Union, Outreach Program, Instructor 3D Design, July - August. 1994
  • NYU, Guest Instructor, Foundations Sculpture, February - March 1994
  • Parson School of Design, Visiting Artist, Advanced Sculpture, Sept 1993
  • NYU, Guest Instructor, September 1993
  • Parsons School of Design, N Y, NY Guest Critic, Two Dimensional Design, 1992