Carnegie Visual Arts Center

Current Exhibit

Nungester and Wolfe: A Legacy of Art

On exhibit May 5 – June 13, 2015 In the 1920s, two sisters, Frances and Mildred Nungester, grew up in a house two doors down from the Carnegie Library on Church Street. Frances had a talent for teaching and became a regionally renowned educator. Mildred became a teacher also, but her true passion was creating art. Nungester and Wolfe: A Legacy of Art […]


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Lunch and Learn – May 22nd at Noon »

May 22, 2015, Noon – 1 PM —  Along with the art exhibit the Carnegie Visual Arts Center will present the opportunity to learn more about Mildred Nungester Wolfe and her legacy. Friday May 22nd, Elizabeth “Bebe”  Wolfe will share her memories and insights of her mother Mildred and father, artist Karl Wolfe, and their influences […]

Wolfe Birds™ at The Gift Shop in the Carnegie »

May 5 – June 13, 2015 — Bebe Wolfe now runs The Wolfe Studio in Jackson, Mississippi started by her parents, Karl and Mildred Wolfe, over 60 years ago. The studio produces ceramic birds of multiple varieties that are slip cast from original sculptures created by Bebe Wolfe. Each Wolfe Bird ™ is artistically hand-glazed […]

Art in the Street @ 3rd Friday »

May 16, 2015– Join us on south Bank Street as we bring a little art action and Carnegie creativity to Art in the Street.  Look for the big Art in the Street banner near the corner of Bank and Cherry!

Carnegie Arts Trail – Rack ‘n’ Roll »

 Funky and Functional Artistic Bicycle Racks All Around Decatur! For more information, call 256-341-0562