Carnegie Visual Arts Center

Past Events

Vote for Carnegie Carnival Royalty

Originally posted on Feb 17th, 2014

We have a spectacular group on nominees for 2015 Carnegie Carnival King and Queen. It is $5 per vote and for every 5 votes you give for your favorite candidate, we will give him or her an extra one for free! All proceeds raised with this fun contest will benefit the Carnegie Visual Arts Center […]

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Carnegie Carnival – March 1st

Originally posted on Dec 11th, 2013

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Twelfth Night Dinner

Originally posted on Dec 11th, 2013

Join us for the kick-off event for 2013 Carnegie Carnival. We will have a Mardi Gras-inspired dinner and meet the¬†Nominees for the 2015 King and Queen of Carnegie Carnival. Saturday, January 4, 2014 6 PM The Magnolia Room 216 East Moulton Street Decatur, Alabama $25 per person (Limited seating available) Reservations required by December 28,¬† […]

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Artist Reception for Carnegie Members – November 21st

Originally posted on Nov 19th, 2013

Members of the Carnegie Visual Arts Center: You are invited to the Opening Reception for How Have You Made Your Mark? A Study of Hands in honor of artist Lee Nabors. There is no charge for current members and each member may bring a guest for $5. To update or check the status of your […]

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Nominations for Carnegie Carnival Royalty through Nov. 18

Originally posted on Nov 7th, 2013

Nominations for Carnegie Carnival Royalty are open until November 18, 2013. Nominate your choice for King, Queen, Prince, Princess, Sir Bow Wow, and Lady Barksalot by messaging the Carnegie Carnival Facebook page, email: or call 256-341-0562. Don’t forget your nominees contact information and photos of your dog nominations for Sir Bow Wow and Lady […]

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10th Birthday Party Auction

Originally posted on Oct 29th, 2013

Celebrate our Decade with Commissioned Cake Creation by Sloane Bibb CLICK HERE TO BID NOW! The Carnegie is 10 years old this year! Since our doors opened in 2003, we have presented 95 regional, national, and international exhibits, sponsored many exciting events and educational opportunities for people in our community. What better way to celebrate […]

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Clay Handbuilding/ Raku Workshop

Originally posted on Sep 19th, 2013

SIGN UP BY OCTOBER 1ST- Call 256-341-0562 to reserve your space. Handbuilt Vessels: Clay Workshop with Guadalupe Robinson In this workshop, Carnegie exhibiting artist Guadalupe Robinson will show you how to experiment with different ways to assemble and construct pots from slabs, pinch, and coil. Hand building lends itself to a fast and easy way […]

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Exhibit Opening Reception – August 15th, 7PM

Originally posted on Jul 9th, 2013

Members of the Carnegie Visual Arts Center: You are invited to the Opening Reception for Embracing Art XI. Many of the artists will be in attendance. There is no charge for members and each member may bring a guest for $5. To update or check the status of your membership, call 256-341-0562 or email

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Lunch & Learn

Originally posted on Jun 14th, 2013

Artist Gary Chapman will speak at Noon about his multi-layered exhibit, The Helmet Project. Lunch & Learn is free to the public but reservations are encourage because of limited seating. Attendees are to bring their own lunches. Soft Drinks and water furnished by The Carnegie. Call 256-341-0562 to make reservations.

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Touch of Teal

Originally posted on May 9th, 2013

Join us at The Carnegie for the 2nd annual Touch of Teal Cocktail Party and Art Auction featuring live and silent auctions to benefit Brooke Hill Ovarian Cancer Foundation and Carnegie Visual Arts Center. We will enjoy hor d’oeuvres and complimentary wine, beer and soft drinks. Music is by Mike Denson on saxophone and piano […]

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