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

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.


Tickets now on Sale for Lamorinda ShortDocs Film Fest!

Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Lamorinda ShortDocs Film Fest.  Lamorinda ShortDocs is a short documentary film competition open to filmmakers of all ages within the Lamorinda Community (comprised of the towns of Orinda, Lafayette, and Moraga, CA).   Don't miss this opportunity to suport your local filmmakers and walk our very own red carpet.  Awards will be presented to 4 Filmmakers by age category (Elementary School, Middle School, High School, and Adult), followed by an Audience Favorite selected through electronic voting.  Tickets only $10 in advance, $15 at the door.