Carnegie Visual Arts Center

Archive for the ‘Current Exhibit’ Category

Across the Bridge: Works by Artists at Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment

By • May 18th, 2016 • Category: Current Exhibit, Uncategorized

Across the bridge, in Huntsville, Alabama, is an arts facility with working studios for over 200 artists and makers. In this exhibition are 70 works of art by Judith Fields, Julie Gill, Cindy Miller, Stacy Morgan, Jane Philips, Ann Moeller Steverson, and Cindy Wagner representing the multi-faceted talents of the artists at Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment. […]

More »


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, […]

More »


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 […]

More »


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 […]

More »


Nungester and Wolfe: A Legacy of Art

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

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 […]

More »


Changing Vistas of the Tennessee Valley

By • Mar 10th, 2015 • Category: Current Exhibit

March 17 – April 25, 2015 – In the 1930s, the Tennessee Valley changed for the better in landscape and lifestyle. The vistas continue to change but still maintain a beautiful balance of natural resources, productiveness, and ingenuity as shown in art by The Committee. The Committee artists include Shirley C. Barnes, Heike Covell, Mary Ellen Davidson, Sallie […]

More »


Alabama Revisited: Recent Photographs of Alabama’s Past

By • Nov 5th, 2014 • Category: Current Exhibit

January 20 – March 10, 2015 – In January 2014 Decatur native and photographer, Tillman Crane lead a group of photography enthusiasts through visual treasure troves of North Alabama. From industrial Birmingham to the backwaters of the Tennessee River, these photographers found beauty in the still, the rusted, and the silent shadows of Alabama’s past. […]

More »


Create Inspire Teach!

By • Aug 21st, 2014 • Category: Current Exhibit

November 19, 2014 – January 11, 2015 — Create, Inspire, Teach!  is inspired by the excellence in art education at all grade levels in the Decatur, Alabama area. Designed to give art teachers and instructors a venue to display their works to further encourage their students and showcase their individual talents, this exhibit was open to all certified […]

More »


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

By • Jul 24th, 2014 • Category: Current Exhibit

August 12 – September 20, 2014 — 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 […]

More »


Dreams and Reality: The Artwork of Leslie Wood

By • Jun 13th, 2014 • Category: Current Exhibit

June 24 – August 2, 2014 – The multi-faceted exhibit features paintings and sculptures, as well as metal jewelry and elaborate art journals by Huntsville, Alabama-based artist Leslie Wood.  Leslie shares via video her inspiration and process of art journaling. Artist Statement: “Dreams and Reality is a theme not only in my art but in […]

More »