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
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
Decatur Arts Festival Poster Unveiling Party Thursday, May 10 | 5:30-7:30 pm | Free The Solarium in Oakhurst | 321 Hill St. Join us on Thursday, May 10, 5:30-7:30 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 . . . Read More
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
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
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
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
A visual autobiographical study on being transgender and transitioning, Outrepasser No. 2 is a continuation of Davis’ exhibit of new work first shown at the Theatrical Outfit. This body of work explores the transgender experience using abstract expressionism and neo-expressionism to convey the complexities, heartbreak, and humor of being trans. Artist Statement For most of . . . Read More