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Torch, Forge & Fire

By • Nov 20th, 2017 • Category: Current Exhibit, Uncategorized

Torch, Forge & Flame- November 21, 2017-January 6, 2018 Fire. Builder. Modifier. Destroyer. It can divide, and it can join. Experience works made possible only through the use of great heat.  Iron, clay, steel and aluminum– by the torch, forge and flame. See the craftsmanship on display by Michah Gregg, a sculptor from Huntsville, AL; Walter Howell, a […]

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RAIL

By • Oct 2nd, 2017 • Category: Current Exhibit, Past Exhibits

Railroads and the American Industrial Landscape- October 3-November 11 Featuring black-and-white photographs from Ted Rose’s young adult years when he traveled the continent in search of steam. Also on items on display from earlier days of the railroad, compliments of Merv & Susan Michael and the Decatur Depot. RAIL Lunch & Learn- October 27, 2017-Bring your lunch […]

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Passage of Time: Works by Jason Burnett and August Hoerr

By • May 1st, 2017 • Category: Current Exhibit

May 2-June 17, 2017–Passage of Time: Works by Jason Burnett and August Hoerr. Whimsical clocks by Jason Burnett and figurative oil paintings by August Hoerr are paired in this exhibit to celebrate the passage of time. Both artists capture, elevate and examine individual moments of time whether through the hands of a clock or the strokes […]

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Embracing Art

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

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

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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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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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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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Alabama in the Making

By • Sep 30th, 2015 • Category: Current Exhibit

October 1 – November 7, 2015 — Alabama in the Making: Traditional Arts of People and Place is a traveling exhibit curated and commissioned by the Alabama Folklife Association (AFA), as a way to present AFA research collections from the Smithsonian Project and Alabama Community Scholars Institutes 2004, 2006, and 2008.  The collections are photographs, audio interviews, […]

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

By • Jul 31st, 2015 • Category: Current Exhibit

August 11 – September 19, 2015 — 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 […]

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Hayes + Sharp: Old Decatur

By • Jun 18th, 2015 • Category: Current Exhibit

June 23 – August 1, 2015 – Decatur artists, Chandler Hayes and J. Sharp, present a show of paintings, multi-media pieces, and installations. Hayes + Sharp: Old Decatur features 34 works of urban, modern, and spontaneous art.  Both artists are artistically influenced by sustainability principles and practices, and community support and involvement. Chandler Hayes A Decatur native, Chandler […]

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