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Join us for an Artsy Evening Friday, Nov. 20

At Decatur Fine Art • A Gallery of Local Artists FRIDAY, NOV. 20 • 6-9 PM 627-E EAST COLLEGE AVE., DECATUR 30030 Need a fresh infusion of art? We invite Decatur Arts Alliance members, friends and supporters to join us for an evening of art, beverages and refreshments. At this event you’ll hear about the . . . Read More


‘Palate,’ a Solo Exhibition, Opens Dec. 3

Palate: Food Photography by Morgan Perkins Opening Reception Thursday, Dec. 3 • 6-8 p.m. Decatur Arts Alliance Gallery 113 Clairemont Ave. in downtown Decatur On view through Jan. 29 Gallery open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 am-4 pm Join us for a first look at a visual feast of stunning images by photographer Morgan Perkins. An . . . Read More


Buy Your Wine Festival Tickets Online Now!

Nov. 7 • 12:30-4:30 p.m. On the square in Downtown Decatur • Rain or Shine Taste wines from around the globe, sample delicious food from Decatur-area restaurants, and enjoy tunes at metro Atlanta’s largest outdoor wine festival. Proceeds benefit the Decatur Arts Alliance, which produces the Decatur Arts Festival and many other arts events, free . . . Read More

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Sunday, October 18 • 2-6 pm • Oakhurst Neighborhood The Decatur Arts Alliance is proud to be a part of the city’s first, fully crowdsourced festival. At Porchfest front porches become stages, yards become venues, and everyone’s reminded how much fun can be had in the neighborhood. Musicians of all kinds will perform on porches . . . Read More


Decatur Artway: Five Sculptures Around Downtown

Five sculptures have just been installed in downtown Decatur as part of the Decatur Artway, the public arts initiative established by the Decatur Arts Alliance and the City of Decatur. Check them out anytime, and join us Oct. 11, 2-4 pm, for the opening reception with the artists. Look for tents set up near each . . . Read More


Joe Dreher Exhibition

Opening Reception Friday, Oct. 9 • 6-8 p.m. Decatur Arts Alliance Gallery 113 Clairemont Ave. in downtown Decatur On view through Nov. 30 Gallery open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 am-4 pm Joe Dreher considers himself a social artist and creates work mainly described as installation art. The pieces in this series use a number of . . . Read More


#gawrites: Over Your Head in a Good Way

Another successful Decatur Book Festival has come and gone, but the #gawrites public art installation is a lingering reminder of the literary fun we enjoyed. Decatur artist Larry Holland planned and installed a collection of 40 quotes from Georgia writers in a variety of genres from fiction to pop music. Be sure to look up . . . Read More


Celebrate Art at YEA! Saturday

Student art for sale • Live Music on the Bandstand Saturday, Sept. 26 • Noon- 4 pm Arts Event on the Square in Downtown Decatur Returning for its third year, this wildly popular one-day arts event has been embraced by local students grades K-12 as a way to showcase their creativity and talent to the . . . Read More


Book As Art 3.0: No Jacket Required . . . Tonight!

The Gallery at The Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur 101 W. Court Square [MAP] July 24-Sept. 18 Gala opening reception Thursday, Sept. 3, 6-9 pm Gallery Hours: Monday • 1-3 pm Tuesday • Noon-5 pm Wednesday • 8 am-1 pm Thursday • Noon-5 pm Friday • 9 am-4 pm Book Festival Extended Hours: Friday, September 4 • 9 am-8 . . . Read More