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Book As Art 2024: Call for Entries

The Book As Art: Rock, Paper, Scissors is the twelfth edition of Decatur Arts Alliance's juried exhibition series celebrating books. The exhibition will run September through October and showcase beautifully made volumes, sculptural and conceptual interpretations, and one-of-a-kind approaches to the book format. // Call for Entries April 29-June 17, 2024
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2024 Fine Arts Exhibition: Forced Perspective

60+ provocative artworks on view May 2 - June 14, 2024 in the Fourth Floor Gallery of the Decatur Library. The juried multimedia exhibition features unique artworks from across the United States, presented in conjunction with the Decatur Arts Festival. Join us for a closing reception on Friday, June 14 from 6:30-9pm.
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“Return to Catlandia” – a Tom Zarrilli Exhibition

Atlanta-based artist, Tom Zarrilli, returns to the Decatur Arts Alliance gallery with a new exhibition featuring familiar characters. 'Return to Catlandia' showcases over 20 artworks (including paintings, ceramics, and collages) of cats and other animals exploring familiar and fanciful situations and locations. Show run: April 19-May 26, 2024. Join us for an opening reception on Friday, April 19 from 6:30-8:30pm.
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2024 Decatur Arts Festival POSTER UNVEILING!

Join us Tuesday, March 26th from 5:30-7:30pm for the unveiling of the 2024 Decatur Arts Festival poster featuring artwork by local illustrator and educator, Shamar Knight-Justice
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2024 Fine Arts Exhibition – OPEN CALL

Forced Perspective - 2024 Fine Arts Exhibition Application Deadline: March 15, 2024 Exhibition Dates: May 2 – June 14, 2024…

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Proximity: a Community Exhibition

Visit the Decatur Arts Alliance gallery between February 16 - March 24, 2024 to view 25 artworks created by local & emerging artists in and around the Decatur community.
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2024 Oakhurst Wine Crawl

Support the arts by tasting 100+ varieties of wine! Tickets available now for the Sat, March 9th event in Oakhurst Village. Get yours early before prices increase on February 1st!
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Southern Fried Bake-Off (24-hr Play Festival)

Join Essential Theatre on January 6th for a new 24 Hour Play Festival at Core Dance in downtown Decatur! A variation on past Atlanta 24 hour play festival formats, the Southern Fried Bake-Off will be an exhilarating 24 hours where participants write, rehearse, and perform brand new plays based on a Bake-Off theme and a list of “ingredients.” Get your tickets today!
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Little Amal Visits Decatur

Tuesday, Oct. 10th at 5pm | What if you suddenly lost the one precious item you brought with you when you were forced to leave home?  The City of Decatur shows Amal how a community can come together to help. "The Walk" is a public art project that features a 12-foot, 10 year old Syrian refugee child. Since July 2021, Amal has travelled over 6,000 miles to nearly 100 cities in 15 countries. Her urgent message to the world is “Don’t forget about us." Be a part of her incredible journey.
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Placita Latina: Latinx Artists Exhibition

Placita Latina returns to the Decatur Arts Alliance gallery in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Seven artists from different countries exhibit 14 original works in the "Rooted in Our Latinx Heritage" exhibition, on view daily from 10am-4pm from September 15 until October 13, 2023. Join in celebrating the month-long exhibition's close with music, food, and a Latinx market on Friday, Oct. 13 from 6:30-9:30pm.
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Decatur Wine Festival

Decatur Wine Festival turns 21! Join us on Saturday, Nov. 4th, from 12:30-4:30pm on the Decatur Square. Get your early bird tickets now on Freshtix.com
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The Book As Art v.11: Myth & Magic

The Book As Art v.11: Myth & Magic. Exhibition runs Sep. 7 - Oct. 30, 2023, in the 4th-floor gallery of the Decatur Library (Thursday-Saturday from 1-5 pm). Join us for the opening reception on Friday, Sep. 8th from 6:30-9:00pm.
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