Visual arts thrive in Fulton County, too. Art enthusiasts will find masters old and new at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art, Atlanta Contemporary Art Center and the Museum of Contemporary Art Georgia.
SCAD FASH Museum of Fashion + Film offers tightly curated fashion collections and films that spark discussion afterward. The Museum of Design Atlanta (MODA) is the only museum in the Southeast exclusively devoted to the study and celebration of all things design.
The 7,000-square-foot Oglethorpe University Museum of Art is home to an impressive collection of significant works from ancient to contemporary, and from all over the world. The Spelman College Museum of Fine Art has been recognized for groundbreaking and scholarly exhibitions that amplify art by Black women artists.
There is a plethora of commercial art galleries throughout Fulton County. Those who wish to add a piece of art to their personal collection will have no trouble finding the exact artwork they desire.
Several of the communities in Fulton County have established art centers that allow their local creators to connect with each other, practice and teach their art, and exhibit their works to the public.