farming futurity
︎5 cabins  
︎15 acres of land
︎1 permaculture farm
︎an entire Black trans future

2019 artists-in-residence



Image of artist and painter, Jasmine  Green, wearing glasses, a long plaid dress, and earrings, standing in front of several trees at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of writer, Candice Nembhard, wearing a pasley blue silk head scarf with their left hand brushing their right cheek as they smile in front of tress and bushes at the Outlier Inn as part of Activation’s 2019 Cohort. 


Image of Meenadchi, author of Decolonizing Non-Violent Communication, sits at a picnic table in front of the trailer with their hand resting in the palm of their hands at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of artist, Jennie, wearing a white colored shirt with her hair down at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of visual artist, Taylor Riggs, looking over her right shoulder wearing all white in the greenhouse at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of Babetown Founder, Alex Koones, with her hair down holding a white and green plant in front of her face at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY.


Image of musician, Julie Byrne, hugging herself wearing black tights and a white sweater with a brown slip standing in the pond at the Outlier Inn at Woodridge, NY. 

Image of visual storyteller and educator, Ingrid Raphael, gazing overe their rtight shoulder in front of a yellow backdrop at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY.


Image of videographer and artist, Kuwilileni Hauwanga, wearing a septum ring and earrings with long locs, leaning on a tree with the sun shining on her face holding a glass at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of artist, Helen Chu, in the pond with wet hair in a soft gaze into the camera at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY.


Image of artist and perfumist, Juan Felipe Rendon, with his hair tied back, holding the side of his face with his left plam, gazing into the distance with the sun shining on his face, wearing a zibra print collar red shirt at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of artist, Rosemary, wearing a lime yellow bikini and stilletos with one foot perched on the first step of the trailer at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Portrait of artist, Harrison Tenzer, with an orange in his mouth at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 

Image of musician, Sabring Pantel, sitting in a hammock holding a mug at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of poet and film artist, JJ McDonald wearing a brown crop top while holding a small object on their head with their right hand at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of musician, Tough Briggs, wearing a yellow ribbon in their hair gently holding leaves in their left had at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY.


Image of musician and performing artist, bounce kisses, poses in a yellow top with a yellow and green plant on their left shoulder with purple grey hair in front of a red backdrop at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of artist, Nica Martinez, posing in front of a yellow bacxkdrop with her hands behind her head and her left leg bent up at a 90 degree angle, wearing a long white skirt and translucent blue top at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of poet, Ivanna Baranova, with her hair pulled back and a light smile on her face as she gazes into the distance at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 


Image of artist and organizer, Hillary Donnell, with short brown hair, sitting in an open posture with their left hand on their fac e in front of the trailer at the Outlier Inn in Woodridge, NY. 

These photos were taken by Tonje Thilesen