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. Our beer sponsors will be selling frosty brews on East Court Square.
Join us for an opening reception to view the works of art selected by this year’s distinguished jury. Meet the artists and enjoy refreshments. Held in conjunction with the May meeting of the Decatur Business Association.Tuesday, May 21, 5:15-7 pm at the Dalton Gallery at Agnes Scott College, Dana Fine Arts Building, 141 E. College Ave.
Friday, May 10 | 9 pm Color Wheel Studio | 508 E. Howard Ave. Celebrate the arts and the start of summer at the Decatur Lantern Parade. Gather at Color Wheel Studio after 8 pm, then parade to the downtown square along with the Black Sheep Marching Ensemble. Make your own lantern at home or attend a lantern-making . . . Read More
Historic architecture + public art + beer = A first-ever pub crawl across Decatur that celebrates all three! Join us Saturday, May 18 for a unique experience that combines contemporary art, architecture and history, served up with a side of beer. It’s a first-ever pub crawl with an educational twist. At each pub stop a . . . Read More
Thursday, May 9 | 5:00-7:30 pm | Free The Solarium in Oakhurst | 321 Hill St. Join us on Thursday, May 9, 5:00-7:30 pm for the unveiling of the 2018 Decatur Arts Festival Poster at the Solarium, 321 Hill St., in Oakhurst. It’s free! Be among the first to see this year’s Arts Festival poster! . . . Read More
Submit your work today! April 8 through May 30 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 entry, CLICK HERE. Book as Art: Wonders August 9–September 27 | open during library hours The Periodicals Gallery of the Decatur Library 215 Sycamore . . . Read More
“three taverns walk into a bar…” april fools comedy night at three taverns Monday, 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
#lookupdecatur is a city-wide installation that encourages us to look up from our screens, engage with the world, and find art in unexpected places. Decatur artist Larry Holland called on his network of like-minded creatives to generate these mini paintings which are installed high overhead on street poles. This gallery show is your opportunity to . . . Read More
Join us for DAA member night at Decatur Glassblowing! Need to renew your membership? This a great time to join or renew and be a part of the Decatur Arts Alliance. This is event is free and open to the community. Enjoy glassblowing demos, tacos and beer, and DJ Kwasi Anderson spinning tunes. Start the . . . Read More
The call for entry for our 31st annual Decatur Arts Festival Fine Arts Exhibition is live now! Artists working in all media are invited to apply to this juried exhibition. Applications are due by March 1 at midnight. Click here for more information and to apply.