Carnegie Visual Arts Center


Embracing Art – Call for Entries

Jun 17th, 2015

Submission Deadline – July 10, 2015 — Embracing Art : A Coming Together of Area Amateur and Professional Artists  Is presented by the Carnegie annually to showcase artists from the North Alabama area. The 13th showing of the exhibit will be on display August 11 – September 19, 2015. This is an open call to all area […]

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Lunch and Learn – May 22nd at Noon

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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Maralyn Wilson Lecture and Demonstration

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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The Petition

Sep 19th, 2014

October 16, 2014  – 7 PM –  Hear Ye, Hear Ye! You are called to an Audience With King Jake and Queen Kate Of Carnegie Carnival Your Crewe’s Presence is requested at The Magnolia Room 216 East Magnolia Street Decatur, Alabama Thursday, October 16, 2014 7:00 o’clock in the evening You Will Petition King Jake […]

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Carnegie Carnival Crewe Discount

Aug 15th, 2014

Early Registration for Carnegie Carnival 2015 Crewes deadline is September 1, 2014 for $100.00 per Crewe*. After September 1, 2014 the registration fee will be $125.00 per Crewe. Registration Forms available at: Carnegie Carnival Crewe Registration Form

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The Benefits of Membership

Aug 29th, 2013

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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Tickets on Sale for Bag Ladies Brunch

Jan 29th, 2010

Buy your tickets now for the annual Bag Ladies Brunch, a fundraiser for the Carnegie Visual Arts Center. This year the event is moving to the Decatur County Club so we will have more tickets available so more gals can join the fun. The event features a silent auction of designer purses and “bags” of […]

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2010 Exhibits!

Jan 5th, 2010

Here is the first peek at the 2010 exhibit schedule. Super exhibits and more to follow shortly! Click to next page to download 2010 Exhibit Schedule

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Valley Trio

Dec 16th, 2009

  Tennessee River School Artists Share Similar Artistic Themes in New Carnegie Exhibit  By Patrice Stewart, Staff Writer, Decatur Daily, December 8, 2009 In the 1800s, the Hudson River School of landscape artists developed in New York, and now the Tennessee River has its own following of painters. In Alabama, three artists who live and […]

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The Westbound Rangers Are Ridin’ into Town

Aug 19th, 2009

The sound of the Rangers is called bluegrass by many, old-time by some, while others hear old country. The Rangers just call it americana and play it how they hear it. One of the reasons the Rangers are such a unique group is their influences come from diverse genres. Each musician hails from a different […]

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