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Gallery: Lamorinda Arts Alliance “Inspired by the Greats”

Charlynn Throckmorton, I Charge My Crystals in a Full Moon, 20”h x 16”w, Oil/Cold Wax Medium on Cradled Wood Panel, $685Charlene Steen, Four Winds,...

Wilder Gallery: Abstract Orinda

(Christian Ehrhorn)When viewing Caldecott, a 36” x 36” oil painting on canvas, different sections of the painting come in and out of focus. Christian...

Wilder Gallery Presents Welcome Home: Memories in Brushstrokes

(Courtesy of John Anderle) John Anderle’s 16” x 20” oil painting, Flamenco Guitar in Seville, Spain, captures the mood of an impromptu performance of the...

Viking Vessels, Chinese Scroll Paintings, Jewelry and Abstract Retrospective

(Courtesy of Lesley Jensen) Leslie Jensen's 12" x 7" x 7" pit fired ceramic Viking Vessel shows an interplay of fume metallic glazes in grays...

Paintings, Playful Tapestries and a Public Art Retrospective, Oct. 2

(Courtesy John Toki)John Toki’s 10’4” tall stoneware and porcelain clay sculpture, Sakura 2019, was completed over four years and weighs 3600 lbs.     The...

Art Gallery at Wilder opens “Day Dreams” to the Public on...

(Courtesy Carol Jenkins)Carol Jenkins’ 20” x 26” mixed media on canvas entitled Pink Moment I is an example of her desire to use a...

Wilder Gallery: Open Ended Paintings Explore the Unexpected

(Courtesy of Katie Korotzer) Katie Korotzer’s 60” x 60” acrylic on canvas painting Open Ended VIII is part of a series of large works she...

Library Gallery: Paintings and Lace Tatting Demo by Yuka Yoshi

    The Lamorinda Arts Council presents Kath Balamuth and Lassie Colebourn’s paintings and lace tatting by Yuka Yoshi in the virtual and in-person...

Artist Grant Rusk’s Photography Draws Inspiration from Social Issues

(Courtesy of Grant L. Rusk) Grant Rusk’s Ambient Fence II reflects his locale as he investigates familiar places and surroundings.     The Lamorinda...

Library Gallery Features Lino Prints and Landscapes

(Courtesy of Mike Yashar)Wild Horses by Mike Yashar is an 18” x 24” pastel on paper on view at the gallery through...

COVID-19 Retrospective – 80 Inspired Artworks Escape Local Studios

(Courtesy of Ellen Reintjes) Ellen Reintjes has a series of paintings beginning with the title, “Name That Tune.” When you view Name That Tune ___+___...

Wilder Gallery: Sophie’s Lush Bouquets Highlight Elegant Floral Drawings

(Courtesy of Sophie Sanders)Sophie Sanders’ 13.5” x 10.5” pen and ink drawing, Flowers for My Mother, swirls and dances in a floral waltz that...

Wilder Gallery: Déjà Vu on the Wall – Paintings of Faraway...

(Courtesy of Janell Lumley)Janell Lumley’s theme for her virtual solo exhibit at the Art Gallery at Wilder, “Déj`a Vu on the Wall,” expresses...

Library Gallery: Reframing Aging, Peaceful Watercolors and Raku

(Courtesy of Karen Hildebrand) Karen Hildebrand uses botanicals straight out of her garden to create surface designs in her ceramics such as found on this...

Orinda Library Gallery Reopening: California Impressionism and Sailboats

Courtesy of Lisa Gunn)In Lisa Gunn’s Crockett House, composition and colors are deftly balanced on her 14” x 16” oil on board painting. The...

Wilder Gallery: Around the World in 12 Portraits

(Courtesy Of Annie Jacquemet)Annie Jacquemet receives photographs from her globetrotting husband, Michael Barrington, who works on humanitarian causes worldwide. She delights in painting portraits...

Wilder Gallery: In Memoriam, Heather Metcalf’s Abstracts

(Contributed Photo)The late Heather Metcalf (1944 – 2016) painted Where the Lilies Bloom, a 48” x 48” work of oil on wood as part...

Library Gallery: Seeking Nature’s Deep Calm in Tahoe

(Courtesy of Denise Nomura)Denise Nomura’s Stillness Runs Deep, a 12” x 16” giclée on fine art paper, evokes the deep calm within Lake Tahoe...

High School Visual Arts Showcase

(Elana O'Loskey, Photographer)Bird Show Case by Kate Lee, won the Best in Show award at the High School Visual Arts Competition in 2020.  ...

Wilder Gallery: In Memoriam of Heather Metcalf, A Life Lived in...

(Contributed Photo)An Anxious Gathering, the late Heather Metcalf’s 48” x 48” oil painting on wood, brings to mind a lively spirit dancer, cavorting in...

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