Exhibitions


Our Roush Gallery and Galleria showcase an altogether amazing array of exhibitions and other special arts events throughout the year. Check out what’s on display now and what’s coming up!

The Prism of My Familiar
January 5 – February 16
Reception: January 5 / 5 – 7pm

Jess Hill and Jasmine Nicole Williams explore the nuanced and sacred spaces of a Black woman’s life through figurative and abstract work. Sponsored by Walt and Charlene D’Ambrosio.
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The complexity of contemporary life, personal experience and pop culture can be intriguing, exciting and overwhelming. See the world through the lens of the up-and-coming generation of artists as they navigate and translate their realities and interests through works of art.
Galleria

Gallery Play Saturdays are workshops designed to enhance a participant’s understanding of art on display during our gallery season. The activities are interactive and a great way to learn a new art skill. For more information, please contact our Gallery Coordinator, Marcella Kuykendall at mkuykendall@carrollton-ga.gov.

Create your block print portraits by cutting and carving Styrofoam blocks into awesome designs and illustrations. This is a fun workshop for all ages and levels of experience.
Date: February 4, 2023
Times: Ages 13 – 17, 1 – 3pm / Ages 18+, 4 – 6pm
Free (All materials provided. Registration required.)

This exhibit will explore a selection of intriguing, locally-owned pieces from area art collections. Guest curator, Bruce Bobick, in partnership with the University of West Georgia, will showcase some of the finest works of art in Carrollton. Sponsored by Mr. Randy and Penny Ayers.
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Gallery Play Saturdays are workshops designed to enhance a participant’s understanding of art on display during our gallery season. The activities are interactive and a great way to learn a new art skill. For more information, please contact our Gallery Coordinator, Marcella Kuykendall at mkuykendall@carrollton-ga.gov.

During the Carrollton Collects exhibition, stop by to make a miniature artwork with a variety of drawing materials and leave it on our Art Board for someone to take home. Then pick out another piece of artwork from the Art Board to take home for yourself! All materials will be provided.
All ages (young children will need to work with their guardians)
Free

Featuring a diverse mix of artworks by West Georgia artists, this exhibition and silent auction allows visitors to step into the shoes of a collector. Money raised will be shared between the artwork’s creator and a UWG scholarship fund.

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Artists Include: Debia Cobia, Helen Helwig, Don McWhorter, Scott Foxx, Laura Smith, Wanda Cox, Bruce Bobick, Alice Searcy, Alan Kuykendall, Candace Fincher, Marcella Kuykendall, Cecilie Redding, Elizabeth Mobley, Susan Burns, Carrie Penley, Patrick Henrickson, Lee Laney, Carl Jordan, Amy Boehms, Suzanne Smith, Marilyn Hubbard, Andrea Stone, Clint Samples, Erin Dixon, Mark Schoon, Stephanie Smith, John Morris, Jason Swift, Eilis Crean, Debrah Santini, Mark Schoon, Casey McGuire, Dominic Lippillo.


This traveling exhibition explores the complete history of one of Leonardo da Vinci’s most important works of art, breaking down each section of the painting and examining every detail. Curated in Europe, the exhibit also looks at the painting’s impact and legacy. Guests end their journey through the show standing in front of a life-size reproduction of The Last Supper where they can truly take in the grandeur of the work. Sponsored by Milestone Investments.
Depot on Bradley
$20

Artwork inspired by the stories, culture and settings of the Carrollton/Carroll County area. Visitors to the exhibition will see their locality with a creative, fresh perspective. Sponsored by Alex Roush with Roush Architects.
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More art please. This special event allows the Center for the Arts and the Artist Guild to partner with other art organizations and trade spaces for exhibitions of their local artists in each other’s community. This year, the art swap is with Rockmart Cultural Art Center.

We want to know what makes Carrollton great for you. Create a piece of artwork and email Marcella Kuykendall, mkuykendall@carrollton-ga.gov, a photo of the work. We will create an image portfolio of submissions to share online with everyone! One winning work will earn $10 Downtown Dollars.
Artwork Due: May 22, 2023
Ages: All ages
Free to submit