Elsewhere is a museum and artist residency set in a 3-floor, former, thrift store. With people and things, we build collaborative futures.


2013 Curators
Emeritus | Valerie Wiseman

Emeritus | Valerie Wiseman

  VALERIE WISEMAN | COMMUNICATIONS CURATOR (2012-2015) Valerie is an artist and administrator interested in the intersection of public programs and creative fields. She also worked with the North Carolina Entrepreneurship Center at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and holds a BA in Communications & Media and focus in Arts Administration from Goucher College in Baltimore, MD. Valerie...

Production | Jennie Carlisle

JENNIE CARLISLE / PRODUCTIONS CURATOR was born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and came to North Carolina by way of New York, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania.  Her writing and curatorial work focus on the relationship between art and cultural politics in the 21st Century.  She aims to lend ideas a social form by bringing people together to...
Documentarian | Lucia Carroll

Documentarian | Lucia Carroll

LUCIA CARROLL / DOCUMENTARIAN FELLOW is a photographer and interdisciplinary artist most recently based out of Providence, RI. She was was born in Bogota, Colombia and grew up on four different continents. Lucia returned to the states to attend Smith College, where she received her BA in Studio Art. Her work explores the curation of self...
Communications | Valerie Wiseman

Communications | Valerie Wiseman

                                              VALERIE WISEMAN / COMMUNICATIONS CURATOR is an organizer, designer, and media creator from North Carolina. She holds a BA in Communications & Media and focus in Arts Administration from Goucher College in Baltimore, MD. She also works with North Carolina Entrepreneurship Center at UNCG and has held internships with the Greensboro Jewish Federation and Greensboro Chamber of...
Building | Paul Howe

Building | Paul Howe

PAUL HOWE / BUILDING CURATOR is a sculptor, builder, re-arranger, and maintenance expert. He fixes public infrastructure for free, engineers off the cuff, and believes that the value of a thing lies in the stuff it is of, not its decorations, though decorations are okay sometimes. He has worked at Franconia Sculpture Park in Minnesota,...
Houspitality | Emily Ensminger

Houspitality | Emily Ensminger

EMILY ENSMINGER | HOUSPITALITY CURATOR is an artist and urban farmer living in Durham, NC. She attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, graduating with a BA in Visual and Critical studies and is certified as an urban agriculturalist. When not working with her Dad at their three Inner-city farms, she can be...
Operations | Erica Curry

Operations | Erica Curry

ERICA CURRY / OPERATIONS CURATOR Is a young social researcher and lifehacker from the Bayou State and a graduate of Centenary College of Louisiana with a BA in Political Science and a BA in Psychology.  Her work spans medium divides, bringing her social skills to musicians, filmmakers, public artists and photographers alike. Continuing her studies...
Education | Chris Kennedy

Education | Chris Kennedy

CHRISTOPHER KENNEDY / TEACHING ARTIST  is a teaching artist and curator living in Greensboro, NC.  He makes place-based projects that experiment with social learning, queer identity, and civic play. His process is research-based and collaborative. He is currently working through education and the rise of academic capitalism by playing inside a living museum Elsewhere, and pursuing...