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


Interns
Courtney Brooke

Courtney Brooke

  Courtney is an artist and maker from Visalia, California who received her BFA in drawing and painting at California State University in Long Beach, CA. After graduation she began working at a non-profit art center for adults with developmental disabilities. In her own work, she is fascinated by the infinite shapes and patterns found in...
Sidra Paige

Sidra Paige

  Sidra is a writer and visual artist whose work is characterized by the dark side of human nature and metaphysics. She finds power in story and uses it to explore taboos within the human psyche. Lately she has been focused on writing but is ready to incorporate both creative writing and painting in order to...
Jason Swienckowski

Jason Swienckowski

  Jason is an artist/designer based in Raleigh, North Carolina. His interests include: cooking for people, creating silly objects, imbuing his surroundings with whimsical magic, riding his bike everywhere, and believing in things. Jason is passionate about fostering communal spaces where individuals can feel held and supported through creative healing practices. He is very excited to...
Calliope George

Calliope George

  With roots in Shakespeare and improvisation, Calliope finds home in humor. She dabbles in the worlds of performance, music, fashion, and interior design while eating things she likely burned in the oven. Calliope hopes to continue her journeys in storytelling, traveling, and trail searching en route to becoming a quirky and grey-haired theatre teacher.    
Emary Parisi

Emary Parisi

  Emary Parisi is curious about her surroundings. Her medium is observation, her work is a direct response to the environment she’s in. Investigating any practice or material in her proximity, Emary gathers information and traces the translations of things. Here, correlations unfold exposing existing patterns and structures–– evidence of the interconnectedness of everything. Attention, and...
Sophie March

Sophie March

  Sophie is a poet and collage artist currently living in Portland, Oregon. They like to cook meals with friends and bike over bridges; they are afraid of forgetting these things, and so they write them down so that they can remember. Their poems are ultimately gestures towards remembrance, embodiment, and wholeness.    
John-Mark Daniel

John-Mark Daniel

  John-Mark Daniel is a community artist and educator from Eden, North Carolina and he is currently based out of Durham, NC. He received his BA in Community Art and Spanish in 2019. He works in a number of two-dimensional media such as paint, collage, and fibers. He enjoys art making most when it is collaborative,...
Zach Whitworth

Zach Whitworth

  Zach Whitworth (b. 1996) is a scholar, art worker, and educator from southern Oregon, USA. He studies ecology, networks, information, and some other things. He likes books, conversations, long walks, and skipping rocks.    
Sareh Imani

Sareh Imani

  Sareh Imani is an Iranian-born, multidisciplinary artist based in New York. Imani received an MFA in Painting from the University of Tehran and an MFA from the Parsons School of Design in New York. In her practice, Imani explores the ways of achieving resourcefulness, through care, mending, and healing in times of inadequacy. For the past...