Welcome to the Lamorinda Arts Council
The mission of the Lamorinda Arts Council is 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.
What's Happening Now
Lamorinda Idol Concert in Orinda Park, Tues. July 20th
Join us at Orinda Community Center Park, 28 Orinda Way, on Tuesday July 20th for a free concert by Lamorinda Idol Finalists! These talented K-12 students, selected by audition from all over Contra Costa County, will perform live in the park from 6-8pm. Bring the whole family and enjoy a picnic meal while listening to live music!
Recap of July Artist Reception at Art Gallery at Orinda Library
If you missed our artist reception on Saturday, July 10th honoring 40 artists at the newly reopened Art Gallery at the Orinda Library, 26 Orinda Way, you can see a brief recap of the event HERE.
Making a Case for Funding the Arts
Lamorinda Arts Council recommends this article from Inside Philanthropy outlining MacKenzie Scott's convincing case for funding the arts.
Click HERE for a PDF copy of the article with links to sources cited throughout.
Lamorinda Arts Council Programs
Since March 2020, Lamorinda Arts Council has shifted our programming, events, and exhibits to a virtual format. Click to see details on our current programs.