#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 opening celebration for this exhibition, presented by Trinity Mercantile & Design and the Decatur Art Alliance in recognition of International Women’s Month, will feature a DJ, craft cocktails and snacks. The show includes works by local, national, and international women artists working in photography, painting, textiles, ceramics and jewelry. All works are available for . . . Read More
Phase 4 of The Decatur Artway is on view in Oakhurst! This rotating outdoor sculpture gallery began in 2015 with five sculptures on display, and five more are added each year. Each set of sculptures is on loan for two years, creating a dynamic rotating collection of public art. Check out the entire collection on . . . Read More
Join the Decatur Arts Alliance as we host the closing reception for Agnes Scott’s fall exhibition, TRANSFORMERS: Artistic Alchemy. There will be artist talks and light refreshments. Don’t miss the final days of this dynamic exhibit! Closing Reception Sunday, Dec. 2 4-6 pm Dalton Gallery at Agnes Scott College 141 E. College Ave. Decatur, GA . . . Read More
Click here to donate now The Decatur Arts Alliance brings the arts to our community 365 days a year. One special day, #GivingTuesday, is a day to give back. Your donation helps keep the Decatur Arts Festival free, brings sculptures to our public spaces, and funds seed grants for artists. The arts supported by the . . . Read More
Nov. 3 • 12:30-4:30 p.m. On the square in Downtown Decatur • Rain or Shine Sip your way through nearly 500 wines from around the world. Local restaurants sell tasty offerings within the venue. Proceeds benefit Decatur Arts Alliance, which produces the Decatur Arts Festival and many other arts events, free to the community each year. Tickets . . . Read More
Applications are due by Aug. 15 for the YEA! artists market and performance stage. Get the details here.
Join the Decatur Arts Alliance and selected artists for brief discussions of the artists’ works. It’s your last chance to see this year’s intriguing collection of paintings, prints, photographs, sculpture and mixed media from regional and national artists. Find out more and take a peek at the exhibit here.
Memorial Day Weekend, May 26 and 27 | decaturartsfestival.com Come celebrate the arts! 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 . . . Read More