How to Request an Exhibit at the Art Galleries at Orinda Library and Wilder

How to Request an Exhibit at a Lamorinda Arts Council Gallery

Artwork Eligibility.  The Art Galleries at the Orinda Library and Wilder Art & Garden Center are public spaces visited by patrons of all ages.  Artwork displayed must be appropriate for children.  No nudes are permitted.  Artwork will be approved for display at the discretion of the Lamorinda Arts Council and the City of Orinda.  If you have questions about the suitability of your content, contact the curator of the Art Gallery at the Orinda Library here, and/or the curator of the Art Gallery at Wilder here.

Artists interested in displaying their work should do the following:

  1. Visit the gallery in which you wish to exhibit.  The Art Gallery at the Orinda Library is located at 26 Orinda Way.  The Art Gallery at Wilder is located at the Wilder Art and Garden Center at 20 Orinda Fields Lane.   Gallery dimensions and photos of each gallery can be found on the Gallery Dimensions page.
  2. Review the Exhibit Schedule for the gallery in which you wish to exhibit to select a suitable opening.  Links to the exhibit schedules for both galleries can be found here.  Please examine these schedules so that you can indicate your preference of available slots when you submit your request to exhibit.  There may be as long as a three year wait in some cases, so explore the schedule carefully.  When you submit your request to exhibit, the curator will let you know if your request is available.
  3. Review the terms and conditions of the liability waiver. Click here to download the Liability Release form The artist must sign the release form and list your art on the back with the price of each piece. The release form and full list of art on display must be delivered with the art on the installation date and given to a representative of the Lamorinda Arts Council.
  4.  Submit your request for an exhibit here.

Please Note:

Artists who exhibit at the gallery are asked to become Arts Partners of the Lamorinda Arts Council.

To view more detailed information about exhibiting at the Galleries, visit the Instructions for Exhibitors here.