Strength and Beauty
Opening reception: Friday, Dec. 9, 6-8 p.m. On view Dec. 9 through Jan. 21 Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 am-4 pm Decatur Arts Alliance Gallery | 113 Clairemont Ave. Decatur artist and foster mom Julie Ann McKevitt created her Strength and Beauty series of acrylic paintings to illustrate the wide range of thought and emotions she’s discovered in . . . Read More
Opening reception: Monday, Nov. 7, 6-8 p.m. On view Nov. 7 through Dec. 2 Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 am-4 pm Decatur Arts Alliance Gallery | 113 Clairemont Ave. Award-winning photo artist Elena Vizerskaya creates uncommon and often surrealistic worlds intended for the viewer to perceive intuitively, on an emotional level. These are special, dreamlike spaces, . . . Read More
Decatur Wine Festival ArtWalk
November 4 • 5-10 p.m. Art. Fun. Refreshments. It’s free! Wine and art belong together. That’s why the Decatur Wine Festival kicks off with ArtWalk. Stroll around Decatur to visit any (or all 13) of this year’s art spots and enjoy exhibits and refreshments. Find a full list of participants and featured artists at decaturwinefestival.org.
Liberator Lois Curtis
Documentary Screening Oct. 16 | 5-7 p.m. | Decatur Library. Come see the story of American treasure Lois Curtis and witness her charm and creative beauty in The Art of Being LC, a film by Carl King. From institutionalization to the US Supreme Court, LC blazed a path for freedom for herself and thousands of . . . Read More
Book As Art: Boundless
August 19–September 30 | open during library hours New Location | The Periodicals Gallery of the Decatur Library 215 Sycamore St., Decatur, Ga. Opening Reception Friday, Aug. 26 | 7–9 pm Artist books take many forms – from handmade and lusciously tactile to linear and informative, abstract and questioning to sculptural and monumental. This juried . . . Read More
on the wall
Decatur artist, Atlanta BeltLine muralist, and foster mom Julie Ann McKevitt found inspiration for her Strength and Beauty series of acrylic portraits in the strong and beautiful girls she has met. The striking portraits illustrate wide ranges of thought and emotion. A share of the proceeds from Julie’s exhibition will go to support her nonprofit, Paint Love, which provides creative outlets for youth. Read more here.