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Kick Off Arts Festival Weekend with Artwalk

Friday, May 25 | 5-10 pm 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 for sale at East Court Square including a special brew by Three Taverns – 3 Day IPA. See the full list of participating shops here.

Jinx Remover Gallery Show

Known by her moniker, Jinx Remover, Heather Johnson is a self-taught Atlanta based artist who works in a variety of media to create the form and vision for each piece. She is primarily influenced by punk rock, mid-century modern ephemera, the surrealist pop art movement, and Robert Rauschenberg. Opening reception Friday, May 18, 6-8 pm . . . Read More

Fine Arts Exhibition Opening Reception

Tuesday, May 22 | 5:15-7 pm Dalton Gallery at Agnes Scott College, Dana Fine Arts Building, 141 E. College Ave. Be among the first to view an intriguing collection of paintings, prints, photographs, sculpture and mixed media selected by this year’s distinguished jury. Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments. The Fine Arts Exhibition is a . . . Read More

Book as Art: Pulp

Book as Art: Pulp August 10–September 28 | open during library hours The Periodicals Gallery of the Decatur Library 215 Sycamore St., Decatur, Ga. Call for Entries!  April 5 through May 15 submit your beautifully made volumes, sculptural and conceptual works, and one-of-a-kind approaches to the book format. Wall-hung interpretations are welcome. To submit your . . . Read More

New! Decatur Buskers Program

Bring music, magic, dancing, and fun to the streets of Decatur! Decatur’s busking program encourages street performers and emerging artists to showcase their talents and contribute to a lively street culture in our community. Just a few requirements… • A permit is required to participate. Good news: it’s free! Fill out the application provided below . . . Read More

Women Create: Art at Trinity

The opening celebration for this exhibition, presented by Trinity Mercantile & Design and the Decatur Art Alliance in recognition of International Women’s Month, will feature refreshments, beverages, and tunes from DJ Brook Spickman, and works by these artists: Liefy Smith – abstract acrylics Marilyn Suriani – photography on metal Holly Jones – photography Meridith Anne . . . Read More

Student Art Exhibit Opening

works by students at the community school Opening Reception: Friday, March 9 • 6-8 pm On View Through April 23 • Tuesdays-Saturdays • 10 am-4 pm Decatur Arts Alliance Gallery • 113 Clairemont Ave. Located in downtown Decatur, The Community School (TCS) is an accredited high school and young adult transition program for individuals on . . . Read More

Support 365 Days of Art in Decatur

Before the ball drops and the champagne pops, say “Yes!” to our year-end giving campaign and say yes to 365 days of art. The Decatur Arts Alliance funds artful events for all ages throughout the year, like the Decatur Arts Festival, the Decatur Artway sculpture gallery, Decatur Box Project, the YEA! Event, the annual Book as Art . . . Read More

April Fools Comedy Night

“three taverns walk into a bar…” april fools comedy night at three taverns Sunday, April 1 | 7 + 9 pm | Three Taverns Brewery, 121 New St. | $25 Buy tickets here! Sample the latest batch of laughs and hand-crafted beers. The Decatur Arts Alliance and Three Taverns Brewery host a night of local . . . Read More