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

By • Jan 23rd, 2017 • Category: Upcoming Exhibitions

March 14 – April 22, 2017 — Embracing Art : A Coming Together of Area Amateur & Professional Artists was the inaugural exhibition at the Carnegie Visual Arts Center in 2003. The annual show now commemorates the opening of the Carnegie Visual Arts Center as a place of art for all people, and celebrates the creative spirit […]

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Carnival Frolic 13.1

By • Jan 23rd, 2017 • Category: Fri. @ 5

February 25th 13.1 miles | 1/2 Marathon Race starts at 7:00 am. Race course is USATF certified $60 per runner or $100 per relay team (4 person team, each will run about 3.25 miles)  Entry Fee Includes: Race Registration, One Ticket to Participant/Guest Food Event, Event Shirt, Unique Finisher’s Medal, and Post-Race Refreshments. There will be […]

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The Refuge Of Our Backyard

By • Jan 23rd, 2017 • Category: Current Exhibit

Wildlife Images by Keegan Ross Hutto , Quotations from E.O. Wilson January 24-March 4, 2017 The Refuge of Our Backyard features images by wildlife photographer Keegan Ross Hutto, taken in the beautiful setting of our very own Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge. The exhibit also includes quotations by Pulitzer Prize winner and naturalist, E.O. Wilson. Keegan Ross […]

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The Refuge of Our Backyard

By • Nov 28th, 2016 • Category: Current Exhibit

Five Guys and the Nature of Art-November 29, 2016-January 15, 2017–A new exhibit focused on five local artists’ interpretation of nature will open at the Carnegie Visual Arts Center on Tuesday, November 29th. This exhibit showcases the painting of Gary Anderson, the mixed media pieces of Robert Belcher, the sculptures of Dennis Brickell, the pottery of […]

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Make Your Own Holiday Ornament

By • Nov 2nd, 2016 • Category: News

December 6th-22nd–Clay Holiday Ornaments will be available for pick-up from our Make Your Own Ornament Creation Station. Call the Carnegie at 256-341-0562 for details.

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Decatur City Hall Bike Rack Reception

By • Aug 15th, 2016 • Category: News

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

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Homegrown Heritage

By • Aug 15th, 2016 • Category: Current Exhibit

October 1 – November 19, 2016 —  An exhibit celebrating all the cultivators, makers and traditional craftsmen in Alabama featuring photography by Ashley Vaughn at White Rabbit Studios, handcrafted furniture by Wood Studio’s Randy Cochran and sons, Keith and Dylan Cochran and Barns & Mills, and the beautiful custom tableware from Tena Payne of Earthborn Pottery. This […]

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Fun Activities During #lionkingcarnegie

By • Jul 15th, 2016 • Category: News

• Like us on Instagram Contest – Like the designated photo announcing the contest and follow @carnegieartscenter on Instagram. Winners will be selected at random on July 26th to win 4 Tickets to the Bham Zoo. • Win a Lioness Mask by Artist and Costume Designer, Linda Miller – Buy a ticket for a chance to […]

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

By • Jul 13th, 2016 • Category: Current Exhibit

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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