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Encaustic Painting Workshop

By • Feb 26th, 2016 • Category: Next Event

April 23, 2016  10 AM – 4 PM — Sign up by April 15th!  Maralyn Wilson has taught many classes, regionally and abroad, on how to create beautiful art with a bit of spontaneity. Learn the basics of encaustic wax painting along with new techniques as you utilize wax and other materials to create multiple […]

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Gospel Brunch

By • Jan 15th, 2016 • Category: Next Event, Uncategorized

January 30, 2016 • 11 AM— Join us for a morning of uplifting vocal music and delicious New Orleans inspired brunch. Musical performances by  The Orr Sisters and Al Keith. Come by  Carnegie or go to for tickets.

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Walk and Talk – December 10th

By • Nov 17th, 2015 • Category: Next Event

December 10, 2015  6:30 – 8:30 PM — Exhibiting artist Tim Stevenson will lead a gallery walk on Thursday, December 10, 2015 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM. Tim will talk about his creative inspiration and select pieces of his work on display in his exhibit, Oil and Water, at the Carnegie Visual Arts Center.  Light snacks […]

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Drop-in Chair Caning Demonstrations

By • Sep 30th, 2015 • Category: Next Event

October 16, 2015  • 5:30 PM – 7 PM & October 24, 2015  • 10 AM – Noon— Hartselle craftsman, Anthony Murcks, and other family members, will be demonstrating the craft and tradition of chair caning. Mr. Murcks family owns a Decatur-based multi-generation business, Murcks Family Chair Caning & Seat Weaving, which is passing the craft from one generation […]

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The Benefits of Membership

By • Apr 15th, 2015 • Category: Next Event

Now is the time to become a member of  the Carnegie Visual Arts Center! Members are exclusively invited to Opening Receptions of every exhibit for FREE. Each member may also bring a guest for only $5. Additional benefits include discounts on classes and camps, subscription to our E – Newsletter delivered to multiple email addresses […]

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Monsoon Wedding

By • Oct 23rd, 2014 • Category: Next Event, Past Events

THURSDAY, OCT 30, 2014 AT 7PM – Carnegie Visual Arts Center and the Princess Theatre presents Monsoon Wedding, a romantic comedy about family dynamics when traditional Eastern culture meets Western ways. The showing of this 2001 Goldern Lion award winning film is in tandem with the exhibit Hindustan Revealed. The cost is $10 per person at the […]

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Member Reception – Meet the Artists

By • Aug 20th, 2014 • Category: Next Event

October 10, 2014 | 6 – 7:30 PM – Members of the Carnegie Visual Arts Center: You are invited to the Member Reception. Come see the mesmerizing art, textiles and jewelry  in the new exhibit, Hindustan Revealed: The Art and Culture of Traditional India! Enjoy India-inspired and complimentary beverages. This is a membership benefit and there is no charge for current members. […]

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Selected Artists for EA XII

By • Jun 13th, 2014 • Category: Next Event, Past Events

Congratulations to the artists selected for Embracing Art: Gary Anderson Amita Bhakta Sherman Barnes Gail Bergeron Mary Nelle Black Dayna  Blankenship Keith Bozeman Amanda  Burns Sally Clark Brian Corry Brian Corry Dustin Curtis Terry Dunlap Rick Henry Patricia Hrivnak Wally Inscho Kathryn Lansing Vaughn Janet Lindsay Johanna Littleton Michael Lott Joyce Lowery Robert Matasick Suzanne […]

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Art Appraisal and Restoration Evaluation

By • Jan 27th, 2010 • Category: Calendar, Next Event, Past Events

DiAnna Tindell of Tindell’s Restoration Schools and Studios will be at the Carnegie on Friday, February 12th 3 pm to 8pm and Saturday, February 13th 11 am to 4 pm. Bring your art piece(s) to be evaluated for restoration and/or appraised.  Open to the public. $10.00 per art piece. Advanced appointments are recommended. Call Danielle […]

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Arts Aflutter

By • Dec 16th, 2008 • Category: Calendar, Next Event

In the next few months, Decatur will be the site of Arts Aflutter- the most fun, the largest, and the coolest public outdoor art event Decatur has ever experienced. (See Arts Aflutter will celebrate our area’s diverse and creative visual artists and the “rebirth” of Decatur’s downtown. This event will encourage laughter, thought, and […]

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