Carnegie Visual Arts Center

Current Exhibit

Embracing Art: A Coming Together of Area Amateur & Professional Artists

August 16 – September 24, 2016 — Embracing Art : A Coming Together of Area Amateur & Professional Artists was the inaugural exhibition at the Carnegie Visual Arts Center in 2003. The 14th annual show now commemorates the opening of the Carnegie Visual Arts Center as a place of art for all people, and celebrates […]


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Decatur City Hall Bike Rack Reception »

Sept 1, 2016 • 10:00 am–Dedication ceremony and reception for the new Decatur City Hall Bike Rack in honor of Mayor Bill Dukes,  provided by the Carnegie Visual Arts Center and hosted by the Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association

Market on Bank »

Sept 3, 2016 • 10 am-2 pm —Join us as we bring a little art action and Carnegie creativity to Market on Bank.  Look for the Carnegie Visual Arts Center tent on the corner of Bank Street and Vine Street! Draw a masterpiece in the street or make a decorative magnet with torn paper.

Gift Shop at the Carnegie »

We always have something unique in the Gift Shop at the Carnegie. Currently we have small encaustic paintings and handcrafted batik silk scarves by Maralyn Wilson from Birmingham Additionally we have a limited number of Wolfe Birds® from Wolfe Fine Arts Studio in Jackson, Mississippi. The Gift Shop at the Carnegie is the exclusive North Alabama retail […]

Carnegie Arts Trail – Rack ‘n’ Roll »

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