Fine Arts Exhibition
May 23-June 11 | Dalton Gallery at Agnes Scott College, Dana Fine Arts Building, 141 E. College Ave. The Fine Arts Exhibition is a juried multimedia presentation that contributes a fresh and unique perspective to the Decatur Arts Festival. The exhibition attracts submissions from regional and national artists and is reviewed by respected members of . . . Read More
ArtWalk | Arts Festival 2017
Friday, May 26 | decaturartsfestival.com Decatur’s largest one-night art experience returns! Stroll around town to see exhibits at various shops and galleries and enjoy complimentary snacks and drinks. Beer will be on sale at East Court Square. Visit the Decatur Arts Festival website for more information.
Decatur Arts Festival 2017
Memorial Day Weekend, May 27 and 28 | decaturartsfestival.com Downtown Decatur comes alive on Memorial Day weekend for the annual Decatur Arts Festival. The festival takes over downtown, extending from the Decatur Recreation Center to the downtown square, including East and West Ponce de Leon Avenue, Clairemont Avenue and the Dalton Gallery at Agnes Scott . . . Read More
Reclaimed by Nature: the Quarries of Arabia Mountain
This photography exhibit, by Virginie Drujon-Kippelen, features historic and contemporary photos of a former granite quarry at what is now the Davidson-Arabia Mountain Nature Preserve. These quarries were historically an important part of DeKalb County’s economy. Lithonia granite was used in paving and construction projects, including the Historic DeKalb Courthouse. In the 1970s the Davidson . . . Read More
The Book as Art – Call for Artists
Artists who observe and interpret the idea of the book are invited to submit entries to the Decatur Arts Alliance’s juried exhibition visually celebrating the book form. Apply to the call for artists here. The Book as Art: Illuminated will emphasize the book as an art form that can be a delight to the eye, a . . . Read More
The Decatur Artway Call for Artists
The Decatur Artway begins its third phase this fall by replacing the five outdoor sculptures in downtown Decatur with five new sculptures. The Decatur Arts Alliance has issued a call for artists for sculptures to be placed in and around downtown Decatur for a two-year temporary exhibition. Apply to the call for artists here. Artists . . . Read More
on the wall
See selections from Decatur resident artist Lori Lejeune’s contemporary art installation series. Lori explores the intersection of art and technology using digital tools to create her mixed media artwork. This exhibition features work from her series The Flight, which offers graceful interpretations of birds, and Body Language, which conveys emotion through gender and race neutral figures.