Welcome to the Lamorinda Arts Council

Founded in 1950 as the Orinda Arts Council, the Lamorinda Arts Council has been stimulating, supporting, and advocating for the visual and performing arts in the schools and community for over sixty years.  Key contributions to the schools and community include Lamorinda Idol, the High School Visual Arts Competition, Lamorinda ShortDocs Film Fest, Art in Public Places, Orinda Library Gallery, school musicals, and much more!

Mission: to ignite and sustain artistic expression and appreciation for all ages throughout Lamorinda.  We are an engaged group of volunteers and donors who develop and produce events, partner with professional organizations and artists, give financial support and awards, and advocate for a vibrant, local culture of visual, performing, and literary arts.

Contact Info:

PO Box 121
Orinda, 94563

Art of Mixology Coming on October 7, 2017!

Save the date for October 7th, 2017 for the 4th Annual Art of Mixology event at Orinda Theatre Square which is Lamorinda Arts Council's largest fundraiser of the year. With an anticipated crowd of over 300 attendees, the event will host over 20 bartenders creating luscious craft cocktails competing for the Mixologist of the Year, Top Amateur, Audience Favorite and the Art of Staging Award (Table Decorating). 

Pam Glover Artwork for Sale!

During May Only: Original Pam Glover Artwork for Sale in Orinda Library Art Gallery

Pam Glover taught painting for twenty-five years at the Orinda Community Center. Thirteen of her works will be on display this month and can be found in the small glass cabinet of the gallery. 

By special arrangement, these works will also available for purchase through the Lamorinda Arts Council.  Click here to purchase one of these one of a kind pieces of history.

Congratulations Filmmakers!

Congratulations to the following Filmmakers for showing this Sunday, May 7th!

Alden Sturm, Luna Rose Randolph, Lukacs Gero, Matthew Randolph, Rhys Larsheild, Zachary Lara, Keith Johnson, Daniel Mone, Jack Nixon, Stevan Georgiev, Robby Goldman, Kyle Flett, Ethan Khakmahd, Kiera Crandall, Will Gipson, Frenel Francisco, Reka Pigniczky, Scott Hildula, Christine Wigren, Lewis Giles. 

On-line ticket sales have now closed.   Walk Up Tickets are available at the Lafayette Library Community Hall beginning at 2:45 pm today, Sunday May 7th.