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Sports of All Sorts : Annual Extravaganza

Sports of All Sorts : Annual Extravaganza

SPORTS OF ALL SORTS Saturday, October 17 from 8pm-2am at Elsewhere Save the Date for Elsewhere’s 7th Annual Fundraising Extravaganza on October 17, 2015. Featuring three floors of artworks, installations, music, performances, and sports of all sorts created by artists from across the globe. With tailgating delights and thirst-quenching libations to keep you...
Museum as Instrument

Museum as Instrument

A month-long residency brings a group of Chicago-based sound artists to the museum to create a series of new sound works and performances at the museum that turn the building itself into a musical instrument. The residency is curated by Shannon Stratton, Chief Curator of The Museum of Arts and...
Southern Constellations

Southern Constellations

Now entering its third year, Southern Constellations is a curatorial initiative that supports the creation of experimental new works at the museum and connects contemporary art practices in the south. Funded in-part by the National Endowment for the Arts, the program embeds six fellowship artists into Elsewhere’s artist residency for...
I Don't Do Boxes

I Don’t Do Boxes

I Don’t Do Boxes Issue Three : Act Out I Don’t Do Boxes is a magazine exploring LGBTQ+ experience. Each issue is edited by a team of queer-identifying youth and published at Elsewhere, a living museum set inside a former thrift store in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina. I Don’t Do Boxes is...
Restore Elsewhere

Restore Elsewhere

Elsewhere needs to restore its 100-year old building to make Elsewhere more accessible, safe and sustainable. Since the beginning, we've been fixing up the building bit-by-bit, but now its time to secure our building for years to come. The building restoration will allow Elsewhere to create twelve live-work artist studios,...
South Elm Projects

South Elm Projects

Greensboro, NC (population 277,100) is home to a vibrant, natural occurring cultural district in its South Elm neighborhood. Through South Elm Projects, Elsewhere is creating site-specific activations of four underutilized alleyways and green-spaces throughout the district. These activations will encourage further, naturally occurring development in the neighborhoods adjacent to South...
2015 Artists

2015 Artists

Elsewhere is pleased to announce the artists selected for South Elm Projects commissions, Southern Constellations fellowships, Museum as Instrument special residencies, and The Residency.
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...
Recent Projects
Totally Nice Travel (TNT) Travel Agency

Totally Nice Travel (TNT) Travel Agency

Claire van der Plas, Sylva, North Carolina Totally Nice Travel (TNT) Travel Agency, 2008, Painting, Sculpture, Installation
Goodbye To All That...

Goodbye To All That…

Brian Hitselberger, Winterville, Georgia Goodbye To All That…, 2008, Painting Installation
Edible Science Fair

Edible Science Fair

Annie Reichert, Long Island City, New York Edible Science Fair, 2008, Event, Food, Photography, Fabric, and Installation
Confessatorium

Confessatorium

Amber Phelps Bondaroff, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Confessatorium, 2008, Installation  
Beware

Beware

Simone Frazier Beware, 2007, Sculpture, Drawing, Painting, Video, Front Window Installation
Stacks

Stacks

Pritika Lal, Auckland, New Zealand Stacks, 2007, Sculpture, Installation  
Sky Lounge

Sky Lounge

Mary Rothlisberger, Palouse, Washington & Lisa Lipton, Halifax, Nova Scotia Sky Lounge, 2007, Textile, Installation
The Aviary

The Aviary

Mary Rothlisberger, Palouse, Washington The Aviary, 2007, Installation The Aviary is an interstitial space built to balance the public/private nature of making at Elsewhere’s Living Museum. Beginning with the construction of the First Ladder, an abandoned lofted space in the Living Museum was transformed into an observational respite for the Elsewhere community. The space offered a twin-lookout system; street side...
Mr. Stagg's Hoisery Museum

Mr. Stagg’s Hoisery Museum

Lucy Steggals, London, United Kingdom Mr. Stagg’s Hosiery Museum, Fine Art, Installation, Drawing, Print, Sculpture
Come Wake o Wake

Come Wake o Wake

  Lisa Lipton, Halifax, Nova Scotia Come Wake o Wake, 2007, Performance, Installation, Event, Music   
Toynado

Toynado

Kim Holleman, Brooklyn, New York Toynado, 2007, Sculpture The baby-war room was a disturbing attic room wherein Sylvia Gray had kept only toys, hundreds if not thousands of them, before it had been turned into a museum. This room was so disturbing for most people when Kim Holleman built the Toynado that people would not go in,...
Core Sample

Core Sample

Jason Ferguson, Moscow, Idaho Core Sample, 2007, Sculpture