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Embracing Art XXI

The Carnegie Visual Arts Center presents the 2st annual exhibit Embracing Arts, A Coming Together of Amateur & Professional Artists from April 29th-June 3, 2023.

Events to be held in celebration of this exhibit are:

Carnegie 20th Birthday & Garden Party, Saturday, April 29th, 1-3:00
Join us for a birthday treat in the Gallery as we open the Embracing Art exhibit and plant our Natural Dye & Pollinator Gardens.  On the lawn, there will be a Plant Sale to benefit Camp Carnegie, a Kona Ice truck, kid’s art activities, pup cups & a dog agility course, & plein air painting.

Embracing Art XXI  Open House & Awards Presentation,
Tuesday, May 2nd, 10:00-5:00

All-day Open House and winners of the Embracing Art exhibit will be announced in the Gallery by Executive Director, Kim Mitchell at 12:15.

Artist Reception, Friday, May 5th, 6:00-7:30 pm
Join us for the Artists’ Reception of Embracing Art, A Coming Together of Amateur and Professional Artists. Members-FREE and Guests-$5. Appetizers and cash bar are available.

Embracing Art is an annual juried exhibit featuring works by North Alabama-connected artists and was the inaugural exhibit for the Carnegie Visual Arts Center in April 2003. The exhibit includes works in multiple media including pencil, watercolor, oil, acrylic, clay, and mixed media. The artists are included in the exhibit from their submitted applications including photographs of up to two pieces of their art.

EAXXI Artist Listing
Rick L. Adams

Gary Anderson

Sherman Barnes

Kristine Beadle

Amita Bhakta

Madelyn Carr Bonnett

Jim Boroch

Kathleen L. Bost

Sylvia Bowyer

Lakelle Brawley

Kim Carr

Tammie Clark

Monica Dahl

LC DeFiore

Margaret Dukeman

Leigh Ann Edmonds

Jessica Emrick

Marsha Ercegovic

Sallie Estes

Susan Estes

Paula Ethridge

AJ Frederick

Elaundra Garner

Kimberlee Guthrie

Mikayla Hammock

Erin Hardin

Rick Henry

Martha Kay Hood

Peter Hovanes

Barbara Howell

Keith Hughes

Pamela Keller

Daniel Roy Lee

Jessica Lee

Linda Sanders Lee

Gabrielle Legg

Johanna Littleton

Gay Blackburn Maloney

Michael Manly

Brenda Miller

Cindy Miller

Brian Mitchell

Raven Mobley

Margo Monks

Michie Mooney

Jennifer Mumby

Joy Oettel

Kim Pourcho

Susanne Pritzel

Lela Richter

Nicholas Rizzo

Danny Rodgers

Elizabeth Lewis Scott

Mallie Sedlak

Jackie Segars

Joseph Shutt

Marianthe Snyder

Sandy Sparks

Mavis Stephens

Ludmilla Stevens

Arcenia Turrentine

Kathryn Lansing Vaughn

Gary C. Walker

Kitty T. Weston

Carol Jane White

Karen S. Young