Elsewhere is a museum and artist residency set in a three-story former thrift store. With people and things, we build collaborative futures.


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Elsewhere--a living museum, residency and creative laboratory set inside a former thrift store--is accepting applications from artists and researchers working across all media, fields and disciplines for 2016 and 2017. Opportunities include residencies, fellowships, internships, staff positions and creative retreats for students and creative groups.
Elsewhere Goes To Cuba

Elsewhere Goes To Cuba

The Elsewhere brigade traveled to Cuba over the winter holidays with NEEM, a non-profit dedicated to the Cuban agroecological organipónico model. This special travel group explored Cuba’s experimental styles in art and agriculture by meeting with farmers, artists, and cultural leaders for in-depth access to studios, agricultural cooperatives, and arts...
Fundraising Extravaganza

Fundraising Extravaganza

Saturday, September 17th, 2016 | 3-Floor Art Party at Elsewhere + Ferris Wheel on Elm Street Elsewhere’s 8th Annual Extravaganza featured the Grand Re-Opening of our Museum with three floors of artworks, music, food, cocktails & performances. We celebrated our re-opening with an all-night art party in the world’s only thrift store turned residency...
PICNIC

PICNIC

P.I.C.N.I.C. (Partners In City, Neighbors In Community) promotes community-based development that celebrates creativity in the Triad through a crowdfunding dinner. On First Friday, February 3rd, we broke bread together and voted on proposals from individuals and organizations that engage Creative Action. Congratulations to the winners: Sherrill Roland (1st place- The...
Become a Member

Become a Member

Elsewhere members + sponsors experience the great adventures and mysterious depths of an endlessly changing spectrum of living art. Benefits include a passport guide to Elsewhere, free admissions, special invitations, seasonal members events, public studio access, tax-deductions, and featured thanks in the museum and online. We invite you to join...
I Don't Do Boxes

I Don’t Do Boxes

  I Don’t Do Boxes Now taking submissions! Volume 4: #OUTerSpace As LGBTQ+ folks living in 2016, our human experiences can often feel extraterrestrial. I Don’t Do Boxes, an independent magazine for and by queer youth is seeking submissions for our fourth issue: #OUTerSpace. We’re looking for stories, images, videos, poems, art of all...
Recent Projects
Dorothy Melander-Dayton

Dorothy Melander-Dayton

Dorothy is originally from Santa Fe, New Mexico. She received her BA cum laude in Visual Studies from the University of Pennsylvania in 2011, and her MA in Performance Design and Practice from Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London in 2014. She works as a freelance theatre designer as well as with the production...
Tim Fite

Tim Fite

My name is the gentleman with itchy legs, and I am Tim Fite‘s former roommate. Tim asked me to write this artist statement, because he is too chicken shit to write his own statement, and he thinks we are friends. We are not friends. He was counting on me to write nice things about his...
Will Owen

Will Owen

Originally from Waynesville, North Carolina, Will splits his time in both Philadelphia and New York City. He is currently an artist-in-residence with Flux Factory in Queens, NY and a curator at Little Berlin gallery in Philadelphia, PA. Will works mainly with Sound, Installation Design, and Food in interactive ways. Will grew his hair long and...
Creature Comforts

Creature Comforts

  Using materials from the collection and their experience as past Elsewhere residents, Elsewheres Tenured Collaborators(E.T.C. Network) Jay Gamble, Mary Rothilisberger, and Angela Zammerilli, transformed the second floor of Elsewhere’s museum into comfortable, open platforms for living and collaborative art making. Conceptually exploring the line between public and private working/living environments within this institution, the collaborators set out to...
The Kitchen

The Kitchen

Present | The Kitchen Past | Kitchen Commons, J. Morgan Puett Present | The Kitchen The Kitchen, situated on the busiest & most public floor of the museum, was built in 2011 as a collaboration between artists J. Morgan Puett & Building Curator Ian Montgomery. They conceived the space as a functional installation, emphasizing openness & hospitality to both Elsewhere...
Political Party

Political Party

Elsewhere's third quadrennial Elections Return Spectacular: Tuesday, November 8, 2016, 8 o’clock (doors open at 7pm) until all the seals are broken. Co-Hosted by Elsewhere + Triad City Beat + #BlackLivesMatter: GateCity + Greensboro Project Space (GPS). We're putting the Party back in Politics, with a night of returns coverage and insight on the hilarity,...
Cat Walsh

Cat Walsh

Cat Walsh is a shape note howler. They graduated in 2016 from Wesleyan University with a BA in Classics. Their work tries to communicate emotionality, working through specific making practices to explore the simultaneous futility, and saving power of ritual in both personal and shared incarnations. They grow plants, sew things to other things, draw...
Eve Goodby

Eve Goodby

Surrounded by the quiet countryside of Yorkshire, Eve Goodby grew up in Cottingham in England. After studying at Michigan University and Loughborough University, she graduated with a BA in Graphic Communications. Eve currently resides in Greensboro occupying herself with painting, bike riding, swimming and drinking a lot of tea. Eve loves color, painting and traveling....
Cecelia Kyoko

Cecelia Kyoko

Cecelia Kyoko is an interdisciplinary artist, activist, and writer from Houston, Texas. In addition to being an artist, they also read tarot and astrological charts professionally. They make zines about identity politics and queerness, create experimental performances centered around the digital experience and queer technoscience, and organize activist dance parties. In their spare time, they like...
Andrea Jacobs

Andrea Jacobs

    Andy Jacobs is a visual artist from St. Paul, Minnesota, who recently graduated from Pacific Northwest College of Arts in Portland, Oregon. Playing with the mixed mediums of drawing, printmaking, sewing, and poetry she explores the natural environment and ‘what it means to be alive in this body’ through crafting visual metaphors. Often using her own body...
Coco Spencer

Coco Spencer

Coco is not a big fan of artist statements. Her favorite movie of all time is Space Jam, starring Bugs Bunny and Michael Jordan.
Seth Ferris

Seth Ferris

Seth Ferris is an artist and designer working across disciplines to critique power visible in urban infrastructure, finance, and cultural production. Using a variety of mediums his work forms a constellation of experimental lectures, media installations, software development and typography. He is currently a MFA candidate at the University of California at San Diego where...