Carnegie Visual Arts Center


Carnegie Carnival – February 6, 2016

Nov 17th, 2015

February 6, 2016 — Carnegie Carnival is coming soon! Keep up with all the preliminary parties and events at Like the Carnegie Carnival Page on Facebook, too!

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Carnegie Carnival Begins – The Petition

Oct 13th, 2015

October 15, 2015  •  7 PM — FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC — All registered Carnegie Carnival Crewes will present their Petitions by song, poem, eloquent verse, interperative dance, et cetera, in the presence and in honor of King Andy and Queen Sheila to officially open Carnegie Carnival season. Come watch the wonderful or wacky […]

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Lunch and Learn – October 9, 2015

Sep 30th, 2015

October 9th, Noon – 1 PM — Bring your lunch and learn a little! Neva Beasley, President of the Alabama Gourd Society, will demonstrate her craft, and discuss the history of gourd birdhouses and the tradition’s evolution into gourd art. Ms. Beasley of Cullman is a retired teacher and has been creating projects with gourds […]

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River Clay Fine Arts Festival

Jul 31st, 2015

September 25 – 26, 2015 —  Plan now to join us in historic Downtown Decatur for the River Clay Fine Arts Festival! The festival will feature artists from North Alabama, the Southeast region and across the country. Experience Downtown Decatur as we celebrate the visual arts in all its forms. Held on the 4th weekend […]

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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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