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


2016
Hannah Bartman

Hannah Bartman

Pictured above is Hannah Bartman, a recent studio art graduate from Whitman College located in the transcontinental lands of Walla Walla, Washington. When she is not searching for ghost towns or trying to find and make friends with the elusive Big Foot, Hannah makes art installations and site-specific works pondering the big ideas of collective...
Luke Hodges

Luke Hodges

Luke Hodges was schooled, publicly, at the University of South Carolina and the Governor’s School for the Arts, where he studied English and Creative Writing. A freelance writer and aspiring film producer, Luke’s interests in creative place-making, queer southeastern narratives, and trans-media storytelling were first kindled as an employee of the Indie Grits Festival in...
Milo Gallagher

Milo Gallagher

Milo Gallagher is a writer, gardener, and artist from the marshlands of South Carolina. They have a BA in Creative Writing from Warren Wilson College, where they concentrated in poetry. They love plants, sewing, reptiles, queer theory, houses (preferably the doll and/or haunted variety), sugar snap peas, and the moon.
Janelle Beasley

Janelle Beasley

Janelle Beasley is a collage artist from Bloomington, Indiana. She responds to the beauty and absurdity in vintage printed materials, domestic objects, and social guidance films. Using found images as personal symbols, she makes work about the psychology of idealism and morality. Janelle received a BFA in Printmaking from Indiana University in 2013 and is...
Alex Meiser

Alex Meiser

Alex Meiser attends Cranbrook Academy of Art in his home state of Michigan. He creates fun and absurd spaces intended to mirror and shake up social relationships. He is also a long time participant of Site:Lab, an artist organization that creates site specific artist installations in Grand Rapids, Michigan. During his time at Elsewhere, Meiser created...
Alix Pentecost Farren

Alix Pentecost Farren

Alix Pentecost-Farren grew up in North Carolina, attended the North Carolina School of the Arts, studied illustration and filmmaking at the Rhode Island School of Design and Illustration as Visual Essay at the School of Visual Arts. Her work often takes the form of sequential images, and has included interactive comics, edifying instructionals, documentaries, mud...
Roger Miles

Roger Miles

Roger Miles‘s art practice is a combination of immersive installations, performance and the memorialization of found objects. He has used unusual residencies over the past three years as a source of objects and as a way of disrupting his normal work methods. The residencies include those at the local recycling and re-use centre, at a...
Megan Blythe Stewart

Megan Blythe Stewart

Megan Blythe Stewart is a theatre artist who creates solo and collaborative devised theatre, performative installations, and community-based theatre projects. She has a long-term fascination with (folk/outsider/visionary) art environment builders, hoarders and collectors. Through her work, she explores the transformations and accumulations that occur within theatre making and the lifelong processes of making oneself at...
Trent Spivey

Trent Spivey

  Trent Spivey is a cinematographer and visual storyteller currently attending the UNC School of the Arts. Trent believes strongly in the value of the possible exchanges between visual art and cinema, and enjoys creating art installations when he’s not filming. His current work includes narrative shorts, music videos, and an upcoming Elsewhere documentary.
Grant Conversano

Grant Conversano

  Grant Conversano is a filmmaker and photographer from Concord, North Carolina. He is a third year director in the School of Filmmaking at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts. Earlier this summer he documented the cave emergence of Brazilian free-tailed bats in Texas, directed a music video for the Greensboro band Echo...
Maria Molteni

Maria Molteni

Maria Molteni is a Nashville/Boston based multimedia & performing artist, educator & organizer. Her practice sprung from formalist roots in painting and printmaking and has grown to incorporate research, participation, and spiritual experimentation. From fiber to found-object sculpture, painting to movement, performance to publication, she employs tactile and tactical processes per their ability to manifest...
Charisse Pearlina Weston

Charisse Pearlina Weston

    Charisse Pearlina Weston is a Houston-based artist and writer. Her work focuses on the deconstruction and reconfiguration of language, representation, and history through the manipulation of various mediums including video, photography, and printed text. She has exhibited and performed in various venues including Project Row Houses, the Lawndale Art Center, and DiverseWorks, and has participated...