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


2016
Revolving Spectrum

Revolving Spectrum

  Maria Molteni (Boston, MA / Nashville, TN) Southern Constellations Fellow. July 2016. Homemade Haint Blue paints, various blue objects. Molteni believes that the “intuitive aesthetic perception of color is legitimate on its own terms.” Like Josef Albers, Molteni’s work investigates the visible color spectrum as contextually responsive (rather than fixed) from scientific and cultural perspectives. Revolving Spectrum revisits this concept of...
A Love To Last 13 Hours

A Love To Last 13 Hours

Pioneer Winter (Miami, FL) Miami Goes Elsewhere Fellowship. June 2016. Performance documentation. Installation with broken glass shards, glass cabinets, interview audio recordings. A Love To Last 13 Hours physicalizes the tensions of relationships and romance. For 13 hours, Winter held up a heavy, precariously balanced structure and maintained it from collapsing; break-up stories recorded by the artist from local LGBTQ+ community members played...
Elsewear

Elsewear

Elsewear, Megan Blythe Stewart (Vancouver, BC) August 2016. Wardrobe installation, performance, story archive. Elsewear takes the museum’s collection of vintage thrift as the starting point for a series of interactions based on clothing and memory. Over 25 different outfits were taken from Elsewhere’s wardrobe to be worn by Stewart throughout the duration of her residency. These items of clothing...
Resonate/Generate

Resonate/Generate

Resonate/Generate, Roger Miles (London, England) August 2016. Curated vinyl records, cyanotypes. Resonate/Generate is a small fixed location “record store” on the first floor containing an edited selection of 100-150 12“ and 7” vinyl records from the Sylvia Gray collection. Miles’s selection attempts to reflect the history of the thrift store, the musical taste of Sylvia Gray and her children...
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...
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.
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,...
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.
Restore Elsewhere

Restore Elsewhere

Elsewhere is restoring its 100-year old building to make the museum 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. Restoring Elsewhere creates twelve live-work artist studios, year-round programming and museum operations, and three-floor public museum access....
I Don't Do Boxes

I Don’t Do Boxes

  I Don’t Do Boxes Now taking submissions! Volume 4: #OUTerSpace As LGBTQ+ folks living in 2016, our human experiences can often feel extraterrestrial. I Don’t Do Boxes, an independent magazine for and by queer youth is seeking submissions for our fourth issue: #OUTerSpace. We’re looking for stories, images, videos, poems, art of all sorts, etc., exploring LGBTQ+ experiences...