Welcome to The Orinda Arts Council Founded in 1950
Lamorinda Idol 2013
Congratulations 2013 Winners!!!
Orinda Idol has been renamed Lamorinda Idol. Lamorinda Idol is a singing competition open to young people who either attend school or reside in Orinda, Moraga or Lafayette. The objective of Lamorinda Idol is to provide an avenue for young people to pursue their love for singing, to bring joy to the community and to have fun!
Learn more about Lamorinda Idol...
Arts in Bloom...In the Park
A Celebration of the Visual and Performing Arts
July 16th, 5:30-8:30pm
Orinda Community Park
Free to the Public
Events Included a Visual Arts Arts Faire Featuring the EFO Big Band, followed by the Lamorinda Idol Finalists Concert-in-the Park.
All fundraising benefits the Orinda Arts Council. More info...
OUSD 2013 Arts Ambassadors
Marvel at the wonderful work of Orinda's youngest artists, K-8th grade!
March 29-April 30
Enjoy artwork from each OUSD school art studios and, new this year, pieces from OIS advanced woodworking classes and computer graphics class.
Plus, thrill to jazz performed by OIS music students, choral singing by elementary groups, and theatre scenes from the OIS Bulldog Theater Company. Read more about the OUSD Art Ambassadors...
Announcing the Tenth Anniversary of
the Annual High School Visual Arts Competition!
This annual event showcases and acknowledges 2D, 3D and Photography work by high school students who live in or attend school in Orinda, Lafayette or Moraga. The competition features cash awards, merit citations and a public display of entries at the Orinda Library Art Gallery. Learn more...
Exhibit Run: March 1-27
Online Registration is now closed
2013 High School Visual Arts Competition Winners
Seventh Annual Lamorinda Acalanes Union Film Festival
LAUFF7, was held on April 19, 2013. Congratulations to the winners of this year’s film festival. With over 120 attendees, this was the biggest year, yet! 25 short films were screened, including films from Campolindo, Acalanes, Las Lomas and Miramonte.
Awards included a $500 Supplemental Scholarship Award from the Orinda Arts Council to assist Winner(s) in attending a High School Summer Program in Video Production.
Special thanks to Campolindo Film Arts Teacher and LAUFF Founder & Coordinator, Justin Seligman. Find out more...
The Orinda Arts Council Named "Volunteer of the Year"
The OAC is honored by The Orinda Association as the 2010 Volunteer of the Year for its long legacy of supporting the arts in the community. Read more...
Click here to see a list of our sponsors.
Orinda Library Art Gallery
Enjoy the newly illuminated gallery!
Glover Group, plein air paintings
Reception: Dec 8, 2-4pm
Raise Money for OAC
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