B, 1980 Oceanside, California
Lives and works in Brooklyn, New York

EDUCATION
Goldsmiths College University of London 2007 Masters Degree in Fine Art
2003 Post Graduate Diploma in Fine Art
Rhode Island School of Design 2002 Bachelors Degree in Fine Art
Glasgow School of Art, Scotland 2001 International Exchange

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
2014/ Freelance Art Technician and Registrar
2013 Selected Clients include, Elizabeth Dee Gallery, PS1, Saffron Art, Winston Wachter, Carolina Nitsch, Art Related
Services. Organizing, engineering and installing exhibitions, inventory, layout and shipping for galleries, museums and private clients.
2013 Art Instructor
3rd Ward, Brooklyn, New York
Classes included Making Your Own Warhol, Techniques and History of Spray Paint, Tiling for Walls and Streets, Wheat Pasting and Transfers for the Streets and The History of Behaving Badly
2012 Head Registrar/Technician Bortolami Gallery
Managing loans, shipments, insurance, installation budgets, freelance art handlers, exhibition installations, condition reports, fabrication and general gallery maintenance
2011/ Director and Curator
2010 WORK, redtinshack.com, Brooklyn, New York
Working to direct, expand and promote a brooklyn based curatorial conglomerate and project space on the Red Hook waterfront. Focused on developing a movement of artists centered around experimental, pedagogical and community based explorations through contemporary art.
Art Technician, Art Crating, New York, New York
Working to provide a high level of technical, social and professional expertise while fabricating, transporting and installing artworks for Gagosian Gallery and associated art world clientele. Locations included artists' studios, client's houses and exhibition spaces.
2010/ Registrar and Preparator
2009 David Tunick Inc., New York, New York
Managing the gallery's day to day operations including print inventory consultation, shipping, mailers, conservation and framing. Installing exhibitions, meeting with clients and coordinating shipments. Managing and participating in the European Art Fair in Maastricht Holland.
2006/ Art Technician
2009 White Cube, London
Focused on developing into a key member of the show change staff while planning, engineering and coordinating for artists and exhibitions through an extraordinary time in the gallery's history.
2006/ Head Preparator
2005 Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, New York
Installing and engineering exhibitions, working on fabrication projects, conserving artworks, managing inventory, construction
2006/ Teaching Artist
2004 Renaissance in Learning, Milburn, New Jersey
Teaching art to individual students in preparation for college admittance and beyond. Working with mentally challenged as well

as gifted students to learn painting, photography, drawing and design.
2004/ Registrar
Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, New York
Managing inventory, shipping artworks, archiving artists images bookkeeping and gallery/storage maintenance.
2000/ Internship, Bond Line Analyst
2001 Morgan Stanley, 2 World Trade Center, New York, New York
Learning to function professionally and excel in the financial world. Formulating a strong understanding of client relations and collective working methods.
1999 Gallery Assistant
Susan Street Fine Art, Solana Beach, California
Gallery Maintenance, inventory, shipping and exhibition design/installation
1996/ Construction
1999 Gerard's Home Improvement, Hackettstown, New Jersey
Learning the construction trade from my father while remodeling and building houses and developing a variety of functional skill sets including framing, electrical, tile, foundations, roofing, plumbing, etc.

EXHIBITIONS
2014 Art Rotterdam, Tenderpixel, UK Rotterdam, Holland
2013 Scope Art Fair, Aicon Gallery New York City
2012 Fact/Fission, Aicon Gallery New York City, New York
2011 Spatial Process / Social Form New Arts Center, Newtonville MA
The Voyage Within
WORK Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2010 Malleable Memory
AICON Gallery, New York, New York
Drawing Blood curated by Kathleen Smith Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2009 The Breaking Point: Eric Ayotte and Etan Ilfeld Tenderpixel, London, England
The Breaking Point
Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
The Wassaic Project
Wassaic, New York, New York
Fortress of Solitude
Bushwick Open Studios, Brooklyn New York
2008 Westbourne Open Studios Artbelowzero, London, England
Samson Young and Eric Ayotte Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Pattern Recognition II
White Chapel Project Space London, England
Lets Bolt! Again!
Rocks Paper Scissor Gallery, San Francisco, California

Sungfeel Young and Eric Ayotte Tenderpixel, London, England
Dream Tigers
Vaudville Park, Brooklyn, New York
2007 Foreign Bodies (IES)
White Box, New York, New York
Coupe de Pouse
Galerie Suty, Paris, France
Shift
Work Gallery, Brooklyn
Let’s Bolt!
CVS Center, New York, New York
2006 RISD Biennial
Exit Art, New York, New York
The Celeste Prize Exhibition Truman Brewery, London
CURATORIAL
2011 Museum of (UN) Natural History featuring sculptures by Kim Holleman
WORK Gallery, Brooklyn NY, 2011
New Photographs
featuring installation and photography by Yusuke Nishimura
Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Shapes
featuring new paintings by Colin Oulighan Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
New Pictures
featuring new paintings by Andrew Prayzner Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Albatross
featuring sculpture and video installation by Karin Stothart Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Low Fat Pop
New Sculptures and Installation by Jan Mollet Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
Kiss My Action
Featuring a performance and installation by sculptors Michael Dominick Kenneth Payne and Heller Levinson Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
2010 Error, Fate, Chance
featuring artworks by Leah Beeferman, Jon Meyer and Yusuke Nishimura Work Gallery, Brooklyn, New York
The Vertigo Project
Video Installation and Artworks by Derrick Barnicoat, Caleb Nussear and Jan Moller Kidd Yellin, Brooklyn NY, 2010

2009 Celestial Suitcase Presents
A group show organized in conjunction with Bushwick Open Studios Celestial Suitcase, Brooklyn, New York
Viking Mountain Funeral
featuring works by over 30 artists Celestial Suitcase, Brooklyn, New York
2006 Brooklyn Shakers
Wooster Arts Space, New York, New York
2005 Collision Machine Brooklyn, New York
PUBLICATIONS
2012 Etan Ilfeld, Beyond Contemporary Art, Vivays Publishing, London, England, pg. 28­31
2006 New York Sun, “Shaking Things Up,” About Town, July, 2005
2005 AM New York, Katherine Kingsley, “Collision Machine (and Brooklyn Shakers),” Art Section, August 27, 2006
AWARDS
2007 The Celeste Prize
2002 The Yvonne Force Award
1998 The Mary Gill Award, 1998
1998 The Governors Award of New Jersey, 1998