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


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CityLab

CityLab

CityLab was the first installment of CoLab, a youth-led platform for digital storytelling and collaborative media experiments at Elsewhere—a living museum in downtown Greensboro, NC. Over the course of 10 weeks, CityLab worked with high school age youth from around the Triad of North Carolina to explore digital storytelling, and produce media experiments on issues...
Elsewhere Elsewhere | Academy at Lincoln

Elsewhere Elsewhere | Academy at Lincoln

This spring Elsewhere collaborated with art teacher Angela Baucom at the Academy at Lincoln Middle School in Greensboro, NC. Through a grant from the United Arts Council of Greater Greensboro, Elsewhere was able to collaborate with Ms. Baucom’s 8th grade art class on a visual arts project exploring the idea of community. Students were able...
Reading Connections Collaboration

Reading Connections Collaboration

Elsewhere collaborated with Reading Connections, a Greensboro-based non-profit dedicated to literacy. There mission is to provide and advocate for free, individualized adult literacy services to promote life changes for Guilford County residents and surrounding communities. Elsewhere held a workshop in our new Living Library, providing a place for Reading Connections participants to tell their story...
Electrifying Potentials

Electrifying Potentials

Elsewhere has solar panels! Installed in February by Greensboro-based Soleil Energy Solutions the 4.8 kW solar array on the museum’s roof offsets 30% of our electricity use. The solar panels join many sustainability efforts at Elsewhere. To celebrate our energy interdependence, Elsewhere is working with designer Elliott Montgomery and engineers from Soleil Energy Solutions to explore...
CoLAB MediaCast | Spring 2012

CoLAB MediaCast | Spring 2012

Join us for a screening of media projects developed by CoLAB youth this spring! When: Friday, June 1st | 7:30 – 8:30pm Where: Elsewhere | 606 South Elm Street Greensboro, NC 27406 What: Throughout the spring, ten students from around the Triad have been exploring mobile media to share and tell stories inside Elsewhere’s living museum and downtown...
Elsewhere Goes to Market | ETC Collective

Elsewhere Goes to Market | ETC Collective

The kitchen and garden are the heart of the Elsewhere community. It is where we begin the generosity towards one another that extends throughout the museum and spills onto the streets of Greensboro. Join us at the South Elm Urban Market every 3rd Sunday for creative investigations, games, and culinary adventures. Just look for the...
Adventure Tour | Guilford College

Adventure Tour | Guilford College

Kathryn Shields Contemporary Art Class from Guilford College visited Elsewhere this week! We went on an adventure tour throughout the museum and worked on a collaborative fiction activity. Students chose one object from the collection and worked together in teams to construct a story together. Adventure Tour 2012 | Guilford College from Elsewhere Collaborative on Vimeo. ...
Adventure Tour | Academy at Lincoln

Adventure Tour | Academy at Lincoln

The Academy at Lincoln’s 8th Grade class adventured Elsewhere this past Friday for a journey into the living museum led by teacher Angela Baucom. Students toured all three floors, and reflected on the idea of a collaborative and participatory museum space. Elsewhere is working with the class to create an interactive art project that will feature...
The Living Library

The Living Library

The Living Library is a public studio for storytelling, book arts, screen printing, experimental publishing, and live radio broadcast to Elsewhere’s thrift-store turned living museum. The Library contains more than 3000 titles, and brings together Elsewhere’s international artists-in-residence and Greensboro to use this collection of vintage and thrift books for reading and resource, offering a comfortable...
Spring 2012 | Playshops

Spring 2012 | Playshops

Elsewhere offers playshops for publics and school groups that explore new ways to learn, create and imagine at Elsewhere. Each session explores the history of things, collaboration and play through creative interactions and investigations. Playshops are learning opportunities for kids of all ages and lifelong learners. Playshops are on the 1st Saturday of every month. $5...
Seedlings | Playshops

Seedlings | Playshops

April 19, 2011
Mending | Playshops

Mending | Playshops

March 26, 2011