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Reclaimed by Nature: photography at the DeKalb History Center

Have you been by the Old Courthouse to see this photography by Virginie Kippelen? On her blog, Ms. Kippelen shares:   “People forget but the landscape remembers.” – English photographer Simon Norfolk This new body of work shades the light … Continue reading

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Different Trains: new gallery opens

We heard this exciting news from the Decatur Arts Alliance: An art gallery with a difference has opened its doors in Decatur. The Different Trains Gallery, the brainchild of art lovers Sarah Garvin and Shawn Vinson, launched during the Decatur … Continue reading

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Lori Lejeune Gallery Show

The latest installation at the gallery of the Decatur Arts Alliance features the work of Lori Lejeune now through Friday, June 23, 2017. “Flight & Figures” are selections from Lori Lejeune’s contemporary art installation series. Lori explores the intersection of … Continue reading

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Teaching an Old Book New Tricks

In the age of e-readers, downloadable books, and audiobooks, do you sometimes wonder about the future of the physical book? The paper, print, binding, cardboard and leather variety? Marbled endpapers, illustrations, beautiful font? Artists are teaching old books new tricks: … Continue reading

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Wine Festival Art Walk / Thinking Outside the Square / November 4th, five til ten o’clock

We’ve been paying a lot of attention to the Decatur Wine Festival, and rightfully so, but I want to remind readers about the Art Walk that kicks off Wine Festival weekend. What’s an Art Walk? The single-night art experience, which is … Continue reading

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