Carnegie Visual Arts Center

Past Events

Camp Carnegie

Originally posted on Jun 17th, 2015

July 20 – 24, 2015 — Camp Carnegie is just around the corner and we have a few spaces left. Make plans to join us as we push our creativity to the limits! Have hands-on experiences as we rotate through the learning areas of  art, music, acting, and creative writing in age divided groups throughout […]

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Lunch and Learn – May 22nd at Noon

Originally posted on Apr 30th, 2015

May 22, 2015, Noon – 1 PM —  Along with the art exhibit the Carnegie Visual Arts Center will present the opportunity to learn more about Mildred Nungester Wolfe and her legacy. Friday May 22nd, Elizabeth “Bebe”  Wolfe will share her memories and insights of her mother Mildred and father, artist Karl Wolfe, and their influences […]

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Foolishness Day

Originally posted on Mar 29th, 2015

April 1, 2015 • 5 – 7 PM — Hey, North Alabama residents! Here is your chance to find out how to get involved with Carnegie Carnival. Find out if an established Crewe looking for new members or get info on starting a new Crewe. Queen Sheila Motley and King Andy Thomas request your presence […]

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Maralyn Wilson Lecture and Demonstration

Originally posted on Mar 10th, 2015

Friday, March 13, 2015, 1 p.m Free to the public Maralyn Wilson’s encaustic portraits of Southern Literary Trail writers are feature haunting images of Carson McCullers, Lillian Hellman, and William Faulkner among others. The encaustic technique, a manipulation of wax over images, enables Maralyn to achieve “luminosity” with these portraits, while retaining an “atmosphere of […]

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Carnegie Carnival

Originally posted on Feb 10th, 2015

The Carnegie Visual Arts Center presents the largest Mardi-Gras-style celebration in North Alabama. Partnering with other area organizations, we will host the 4th annual Carnegie Carnival. Promoting art and creativity, family fun, and downtown revitalization, February 14, 2015 will be a day of celebration with parades and activities. Proceeds will benefit the Carnegie Visual Arts […]

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Christmas Open House at The Carnegie

Originally posted on Nov 19th, 2014

The Carnegie will be open free to the public for extended hours on Saturday, December 13 in conjunction with Christmas Tour of Homes. Drop in to see us from 10 AM – 8 PM and view our exhibit Create, Inspire, Teach! and our festive holiday decorations!

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Monsoon Wedding

Originally posted on Oct 23rd, 2014

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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Lunch & Learn – India Insights

Originally posted on Oct 23rd, 2014

Friday , October 24th , Noon – 1 PM – Join us during your lunch hour to hear Decatur resident Gay Blackburn Maloney share her insights from three trips to India which spanned from 1998 to 2012. Her comments will cover her experiences across the country ranging from New Delhi, to Chennai, from Bangalore to Mumbai and […]

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Art in the Street @ 3rd Friday

Originally posted on Oct 9th, 2014

October 17, 2014 • 5 – 7 PM – Come join us for Art in the Street at the corner of Bank and Vine Streets as we bring Carnegie creativity and art action to 3rd Friday in downtown Decatur. We will be at the corner of Bank and Vine Street Streets. Just look for the big […]

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Selected Artists for EA XII

Originally posted on Jun 13th, 2014

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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