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 institutions.
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,...
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 & museum. The Extravaganza also featured...
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 Jumpsuit Project) + Cherizar Crippen...
Announcing Our 2016/17 Artists-in-Residence

Announcing Our 2016/17 Artists-in-Residence

Here are the 2016/17 Elsewhere artists-in-residence.
Miami Goes Elsewhere

Miami Goes Elsewhere

Six Miami interdisciplinary artists were residents at Elsewhere from June 8th-July 6th, 2016 for a curated fellowship. Elsewhere partnered with select Miami artists and arts leaders to curate this special residency exploring the local ecology of artists and creative practitioners from one of the world's most vibrant scenes.
Foodlab with Tattfoo Tan

Foodlab with Tattfoo Tan

Teaching artist Tattfoo Tan embedded at Rankin Elementary, March 22nd-April 14 for FoodLab 2016. Part of Elsewhere’s collaborative laboratory, we partner teaching artists with a local school to playfully engage students with creative skill building, critical thinking, and doing. In FoodLab, students get hands-on with the culinary arts, food heritage, and healthy eating habits.
Book of Everyday Instruction

Book of Everyday Instruction

The Book of Everyday Instruction, Chapter Three: We walk the world two by two, Chloe Bass, Brooklyn, NY, 2015 Cast aluminum plaques with bronze finish, and audio “We walk the world two by two” is a series of four cast aluminum historic plaques that document on going two person exchanges along South Elm Street. The project memorializes small...
All Acts of Pleasure

All Acts of Pleasure

    All Acts of Pleasure, Iman Person, Atlanta, GA Installation with wood fired ceramic bowl, dirt, woven string, and sundry objects. All Acts of Pleasure is a ritual space in one of the installation rooms on Elsewhere’s third floor that provides museum visitors with an opportunity to honor and manifest experiences of pleasure and happiness in their...