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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Become a Member

Become a Member

Join a constellation of members around the globe that supports the Elsewhere experience. Your annual membership is essential to helping Elsewhere go and grow. Membership includes free museum entry and free weekly tours, monthly mixers & dinners with artists, discounts on the annual extravaganza and digital treats that connect you directly with life inside the...
Living Library Catalog

Living Library Catalog

The catalog of the Living Library is taking shape!
A Beloved First Friday

A Beloved First Friday

Experience installations, performances, and works in progress by resident artists Laura Elayne Miller, Guadalupe Martinez, Emilio Rojas, Erin Johnson + Kari Marboe, and Shannon Stratton. Also – join Elsewhere at the Beloved Community Center to celebrate its premiere First Friday event with games like Super Wheely Bouncy Ball, an interactive community confessional booth, and surrey bike...

Living Library Playshop Zine

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...

Life Design | Storefront Lecture

A considered view alternative life design across generations. Curated by permaculturist Charlie Headington in conversation with artist Mark Dixon, Liz Seymour (Interative Resource Center), Alan Brilliant (Glenwood Coffee and Books), and Saralee Gallien (Food not Bombs).

Costume History | Storefront Lecture

July 8, 2011 A conversation about costumes and social contexts. Curated by Elsewhere Scholar-in-Residence Samantha Coles (Graduate, UNC-CH, Costume Production) with Jade Bettin, (Professor of Costume History, UNC-CH).
Kitchen Commons | Storefront Lecture

Kitchen Commons | Storefront Lecture

April 8, 2011 Artist J. Morgan Puett shares her experimental practices in art, fashion and Mildred’s Lane, an ‘art-life complexity’ on 92+ acres in Pennsylvania.
Connectivity | Storefront Lecture

Connectivity | Storefront Lecture

May 13, 2011 A conversation with Action Greensboro about sustainable futures, Greensboro and the new Greenway. Curated by Patrick Lucas (Professor of Interior Architecture, UNC-G) and in conversation with Xandra Eden (Curator of Exhibitions, Weatherspoon Art Museum), Benjamin Filene (Director of Public History, UNC-G), and Selima Sultana (Professor of Geography, UNC-G).
Performance as Politics | Storefront Lecture

Performance as Politics | Storefront Lecture

September 9, 2011 A radical discussion about performance, politics and human agencies. Curated by Tony Perucci (Professor of Communication Studies, UNC-CH), with Nina Billone Prieur (Professor of Theatre Studies, Duke University), Sarah Cervenak, (Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and African American Studies, UNC-G)
Community Health & Biking | Storefront Lecture

Community Health & Biking | Storefront Lecture

October 14, 2011 An interdisciplinary view on regional health practices. Curated by Carol Strohecker, (Director, Center for Design Innovation) with Louise Allen (Professor of Biology, Salem College), Matt Gymer (Director of Innovation, Novant Health), Nick Hristov (Professor of Life Sciences, Winston-Salem State University) Tony McGee (Executive Director, Stokes County Organization for Revitalizing the Economy).