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QueerLab: I Don't Do Boxes

QueerLab: I Don’t Do Boxes

I Don't Do Boxes Issue 5: OutLaws is out now!

This year’s theme for the 5th edition of the magazine and workshops is OutLaws-- for those whose identities have been criminalized or erased altogether. This issue focuses on queer liberation and individual transformation and explores the existence of the gender spectrum.
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.
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...
QueerLab

QueerLab

I Don't Do Boxes Issue 5: OutLaws is out now!

This year’s theme for the 5th edition of the magazine and workshops is OutLaws-- for those whose identities have been criminalized or erased altogether. This issue focuses on queer liberation and individual transformation and explores the existence of the gender spectrum.
Then & Now: Exploring LGBTQ stories across generations

Then & Now: Exploring LGBTQ stories across generations

Then & Now is a documentary storytelling project inviting LGBTQ-identifying elders and teens to share stories and oral histories. What was it like living in the south and identifying as LGBTQ? What is that experience like now? The project is inviting youth and elders to interview each other about their experience of living in the south...
DanceLab

DanceLab

DanceLab is a youth-led movement-research investigation bringing together students at Dudley High School and artist Athena Kokoronis to create a site-specific dance for downtown Greensboro. A series of interactive workshops led by Athena and dance teacher Angela Robinson will explore Elsewhere’s living museum and Greensboro as sites for storytelling and experimental dance. The project culminated with...
Canning & Preserving

Canning & Preserving

   
Playshop: Sewing and Mending

Playshop: Sewing and Mending

On September 8 visiting artists River Takada-Capel and Ashely Ivey joined Elsewhere for a sewing and mending playshop. Playshops explore new ways to learn, create and imagine at Elsewhere. Each session explores collaboration and play through an activity co-led by artists, special guests and you. For more info and past Playshops click here    
SoundLAB

SoundLAB

SoundLab: A youth-led media experiment with artist group Invisible In the fall of 2012, Elsewhere collaborated with artist group INVISIBLE, Weaver Academy, and Guilford College on SoundLAB, a mobile visual artwork and instrument composed of obsolete technology. SoundLAB provided a collaborative space for students to explore the role technology plays in daily life through experiments in digital storytelling and performance. The project...
Elsewhere Re-Lympics

Elsewhere Re-Lympics

On August 4th Elsewhere ran a playshop re-enacting the best moments from the London Olympic games, hosting a variety of games around the living museum followed by medal ceremonies on the front stage.
Living Library Catalog

Living Library Catalog

The catalog of the Living Library is taking shape!
Cooking with the Sun

Cooking with the Sun

Join us in the Kitchen Commons for a culinary Playshop adventure! Learn how to dry fruits and vegetables with the sun, help make a delicious tomato-pesto pasta, and brew refreshing Sun Tea with the Edible Schoolyard’s Kitchen Manager, Jennifer Bedrosian! Space is limited, RSVP to education@goelsewhere.org Materials Cost – $5/person; free for Elsewhere Members! Learn more about past and upcoming Playshops here! ...